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Applications for the role of deputy district judge (DDJ) opened on 19 July 2021. The closing date is 9 August 2021.
HM Revenue and Customs is consulting on the way that trading profits are allocated to tax years for tax purposes.
The Judicial Office held a seminar on 16 June 2021 to help lawyers prepare applications to join the judiciary. Members of the Solicitors Judges Division can watch a recording.
This webinar from June 2021 is for solicitors who would like to hear more about judicial appointments and the application process. Members of the Solicitor Judges Division can watch a recording.
Read the message from the Bar Council and Law Society following the recent ransomware attacks on chambers.
The Criminal Division of the Court of Appeal published an updated, digital guide to commencing proceedings.
From 4 October 2021, the time limit to appeal convictions from a magistrate’s court to the Crown Court will be changing.
Find out how to join the steering committees of our four diversity and inclusion divisions: Women Lawyers, LGBT+ Lawyers, Lawyers with Disabilities and Ethnic Minority Lawyers.
HMCTS is making improvements to the online probate service. Users should submit or delete cases by 19 August, to avoid having to create a new application.
The National Crime Agency is looking for a private sector secondee to the National Economic Crime Centre public private partnership team.