This fun weekly feature links five firms through a common theme, designed to spark your interest in firms and practice areas that you may not have yet come across. If you can think up a category, and select five firms that fit within it, by all means send it in to

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Irish eyes

What’s the craic? Here are five law firms with a network office in Dublin:

National treasures

These five are all well-known national firms with offices across the United Kingdom – thanks to Sophie Boswell of Shoosmiths for this one!

Show us your jazz hands

Hey hep cats. This quintet of firms shares their names with some of the greats of the jazz musical persuasion:

Grand slammers

Wimbledon has started and these five firms share names with tennis stars past and present – that’s no backhanded compliment!:

Check out these ABS

These five are all licensed alternative business structures. Easy as A, B, erm...S.

We can be heroes

These five eponymous firms evoke the names of fictional British heroes from page and screen:

Anyone for seconds?

Here are five firms that offer the chance to go on international secondment to their trainees: