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Here are all the posts from March 2018.

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Failing to plan is planning to fail: 5 steps for successful legal firm succession planning

26 March 2018

Legal practices of all sizes face a constant battle to retain and develop talent. Steve Deutsch, chief executive of Wesleyan Bank, outlines five key steps that law firms must take to achieve successful succession planning. 

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill, legal aid, access to justice

26 March 2018

There is another busy week ahead in Parliament this week for justice issues. The Law Society's chair of Employment Law Committee Max Winthrop will be giving evidence to the Women and Equalities Committee on Wednesday on its inquiry on sexual harassment.

Time for a Welsh jurisdiction?

21 March 2018

Lord Justice Lloyd-Jones, Supreme Court justice and Welshman, recently said that radical steps are essential to deal with the growing inaccessibility of the law in Wales due to the growing divergence between English and Welsh legislation.He's called for 'prompt action'. How did we get here?

SQE, data protection and the Spring Statement

20 March 2018

This week Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP will be appearing before Hilary Benn's Exiting the EU Select Committee on Thursday to give evidence on the progress of the Brexit negotiations.

Spring Statement, early advice and LASPO

14 March 2018

Yesterday the Chancellor Rt Hon Phillip Hammond MP delivered the Spring Statement. 

From refugee to Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year

12 March 2018

I was inspired to study law by the legal aid solicitor who helped me with my asylum case. My solicitor was really good, but I could see that many other asylum seekers were suffering badly without any proper representation.

Justice takes centre stage, Brexit speeches and early advice

06 March 2018

Justice takes centre stage in Parliament this week as the Lord Chancellor takes questions from MPs in the House of Commons on Tuesday, before appearing in front of the Justice Select Committee on Wednesday.

When silence isn’t golden: finding your voice as young women lawyers

05 March 2018

“Feel empowered. And if you start to do it, if you start to feel your voice heard, you will never go back.”  Mary Robinson

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