The arguments advanced to explain job losses in solicitors’ fraud departments are misconceived.
As chair of inquiry, how did Ms Woolf honestly think any questioning of the government minister with whom she is on the same dinner party circuit would be perceived?
The profession should have supported Lord Mayor of London before she resigned as chair of the sex abuse inquiry. Instead there was silence.
Complainants should face financial consequences if they persist in pursuing unmeritorious claims.
The suggestion of a complainant having to pay an initial fee, returnable if the complaint is upheld, seems eminently sensible.