Warm words are great, but it will take time to win round solicitors.
Students can benefit from a carefully planned career path. But what advice is given to them about their studies?
Some barristers risk perpetuating adversarial stereotypes. But there is still a place for counsel in the mediation process.
It’s time to update contempt of court laws in the digital age – but I can’t sympathise with Rebekah Brooks.
The erosion of professional secrecy ‘for the public good’ bodes ill for lawyers.
Even though some reservations about the EU-US free trade deal are misguided, issues they raise are important.
The legal profession has an opportunity to ensure the deal supports access to justice.
Should lawyers be alarmed by a new sentencing principle established in the Max Clifford case?
Spain was unhappy that all future unitary patents must be submitted only in languages allowed by the Court of Justice of the European Union.
What does a ‘typical’ solicitor earn? Less than politicians with an axe to grind would have you believe.
Two distinguished legal commentators call for a royal commission on the penal system. That’s unlikely to happen.
How do you keep the lifeblood of our profession engaged when you are constantly asking them to challenge the way they have done things for many years?
Next week's event aims to ensure talented students are not thwarted by 'elitist' recruitment practices.
Safeguards apply when the security services intercept information protected by privilege, but are they adequate?
A shift in policy on the rescue of persons in distress at sea raises urgent questions of international law.
Clients are facing an advice vacuum – they need any help they can get.
Now is the time to solve the intractable resourcing issues at the EU General Court.
A new consultation is seeking views on how to - finally - reform the archaic Offences against the Person Act 1861.
Lawyers often view advances as a threat to some imagined creative utopia. But they should embrace IT to survive.