Bird & Bird has moved up to 94th place in Legal Business' Global 100, which ranks the world's top 100 law firms by revenue. The firm also been ranked 14th in the Global 100 Europe headcount (excluding UK).
CEO David Kerr said: "Entering the global 100 last year was a real milestone and now moving up 6 places in this year's ranking, demonstrates our continued progress as a firm. Despite the challenging market conditions, 2012/13 represented another year of steady growth, with a firm-wide revenue increase of 8.5%.
We've now experienced 25 years of continuous growth, which is an incredible achievement and I would like to see us further advance in these rankings as we continue to focus on our strategic differentiators of deep industry knowledge, international reach and excellence in client service."