The Law Society will mark the Day of the Endangered Lawyer on 24 January.
Housing law experts have backed government moves to abolish so-called 'no-fault' evictions.
Legal services contributed nearly £60bn total GVA to the UK economy in 2018 while in 2017 legal services exports hit approximately £5bn
More than 37 million people in England and Wales live in a local authority area without a single community care legal aid service, including over 7.5 million people aged 65 and over.
We welcome news that spouses or civil partners with children will be able to inherit £270,000 from intestate estates.
100 years ago today, the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act was passed, allowing women to qualify as solicitors and barristers.
News the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) is to drop proposals to lower the levels of professional indemnity insurance (PII) was today welcomed.
Plans to hold a commission into the criminal justice system must not delay long-overdue investment, said Law Society president Simon Davis.
Repairing Britain's justice system and championing the rule of law must be priorities for the new government.
Law Society research suggests the legal services market will need to adapt to new trends and skills gaps in the future.
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