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Former Schillings manager fined for selling 95 mobile phones

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 16:41
Martin Flowers must pay back £13,547 he made from selling handsets to phone recycler.

Linklaters last magic circle firm to offer NQs less than £100k

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 14:35
Allen & Overy raised NQ pay to a minimum of £100,000 this week.

First woman president of Queen's Bench Division sworn in

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 13:01
Law Society president Christina Blacklaws describes Dame Victoria Sharp as an 'amazing trailblazer'.

Peers rein in government over sweeping Online Court powers

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:44
Government has also admitted that the courts and tribunals estate is being kept under review.

Contract-reading app goal of university-law firm partnership

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 11:55
Oxford Brookes is developing an AI tool that will read contracts and pinpoint problem areas. 

Immigration lawyer banned after sham marriage TV sting

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 11:23
Southall solicitor caught on camera urging client not to tell him if marriage was a sham.

Terms of use

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 09:55

SRA prosecution costs soar as hearings lengthen

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 08:12
Annual report also records a significant increase in the number of solicitors struck off.

Baker McKenzie reveals 33 London roles still at risk

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 17:42
Reorganisation of business services functions still under way, international firm tells staff.

Young legal aid lawyer shares pain over redundancy

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 16:25
Criminal duty solicitor has worked exclusively in legal aid since university.

We will not be silenced: Liam Allan joined by protesters outside RCJ

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 12:31
Campaigners highlight the impact of false allegations in emotionally-charged vigil.

Cryptoassets ‘a new category of personal property’

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 12:27
City of London Law Society says 'targeted legislation' may be needed to clarify status in law.

Hogan Lovells NQs to earn up to £117k as competition intensifies

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 10:56
Newly qualified solicitors at the international firm could receive significantly more than those at magic circle firms.

Senior judges 'most socially exclusive' of all professionals

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 10:26
Report by Social Mobility Commission and Sutton Trust shows that 65% of senior judiciary were educated at an independent school.

Claimant awarded 10% after narrowly beating Part 36 costs offer

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 09:59
Court says uplift should be ‘all or nothing’ and not treated like a bonus for successful claimant.

Junior lawyers urge justice committee to review approval of super-exam

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 17:21
New solicitors qualifying examination will ‘lower professional standards’ and ‘damage the reputation of the profession,’ says the Junior Lawyer Division.

Co-chairs elected at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:34
London’s Lisa Mayhew to serve another term.

Baker McKenzie sets ‘40:40:20’ gender target

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:55
International firm aims for 40% female and 20% ‘flexible’ representation by 2025.

US funder to back £14bn group action against Mastercard

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:34
The mass claim brought on behalf of 46 million consumers is the largest in English legal history.

AI will create a standard language for contracts, lawtech startup claims

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:24
'Lexible' dictionary based on computer analysis of 4 million documents.