AFR reports that Thomson Geer Chief Executive Partner Adrian Tembel said that the raid on the Brisbane and Melbourne offices of Dentons would emulated by other firms that did not have to cut staff hours or pay during the lockdown.

Dentons cut staff pay by 20 per cent but did not cut hours, according to AFR.

The addition of five partners will increase Thomson Geer’s partnership number to 116.

The new partners have mostly been with Dentons for a little over two years having joined when DibbsBarker dissolved.

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