For the Law Society to engage more fully with its membership it should revive the right for members – rather than council – to vote for president.
Surely an alert should be sent whenever anyone downloads their title giving information about who downloaded it.
It is somewhat surprising that the new regime does not require remedial action to close the gaps or impose penalties for non-compliance.
The real opportunity ‘to cement a better client relationship from the start’ is by lawyers using their experience to give accurate estimates of fees.
We all have a role to play in creating a world which allows women to make a contribution to the profession on equal terms.
Now that criminal advocates appear to be a dying breed, one must relish that moment of surprise when a lost cause is saved.