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Around 18 years ago, I interviewed a partner at one of the City’s elite firms. He was exceptionally nice, patient and helpful. His chargeable rate was likely £5...
In my last blog, I wrote about a train journey and the complacency shown by two commercial property solicitors chatting about their client in full earshot of ev...
Law Society president Joe Egan wrote to The Times regarding the government’s duty of care to the brave men and women who serve our country .
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SRA proposals for sweeping changes to the solicitor rulebook would create a wild west marketplace for legal services, the Law Society said today.
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The Law Society's response to the Sentencing Council’s consultation on guidelines for sentencing offences of manslaughter.
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The Law Society has responded to the LSB's consultation on its regulatory performance assessment approach.
A long-awaited report into the state of the legal aid system has thrown its weight behind a Law Society call for the government to review LASPO.
As well as being a trainee at Reed Smith, I’m also a bisexual man. This Bisexual Visibility Day I want to reflect on my journey into the profession - and how th...
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A decision to delay a government pilot trialling extended court opening hour has been welcomed today by the Law Society.
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Christina Blacklaws responds to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council's universal periodic review of the UK.
The Law Society has responded to the Department of Communities and Local Government consultation on tackling unfair practices in the leasehold market.
I have just completed the LPC. It is demanding and expensive, so not something to undertake on a whim. I was seeking change and challenge in my professional lif...
Draft guidance taking account of the changes introduced by the Money Laundering Regulations 2017.
Christina Blacklaws responds to the release of the government's paper on criminal justice and security following Brexit.
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Around 18 years ago, I interviewed a partner at one of the City’s elite firms. He was exceptionally nice, patient and helpful. His chargeable rate was likely £500 to £600 an hour at the time, but he spent at least half an hour trying to photocopy a report he thought I should have. I liked him.
In my last blog, I wrote about a train journey and the complacency shown by two commercial property solicitors chatting about their client in full earshot of everyone who might want to listen. The response was great, but the concerning message was that, as a sector, we are far too complacent about cybercrime.
No it's not a joke nor an ad for a new gas tariff. This is the typical kind of cost reduction a law firm member of the Legal Sustainability Alliance can achieve using the free resources and advice from this dedicated legal network.
As well as being a trainee at Reed Smith, I’m also a bisexual man. This Bisexual Visibility Day I want to reflect on my journey into the profession - and how the legal sector’s understanding of bisexuality and LGBT issues has changed during this time.
I have just completed the LPC. It is demanding and expensive, so not something to undertake on a whim. I studied law at Birkbeck College, University of London and took the LPC at University of Law, Moorgate.
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