Money laundering

BOOK REVIEW: Money Laundering Compliance for Solicitors

17 October 2016By Tony Roe

An antidote to uncertainty.

How to Tell if Your Lawyer is C.R.A.P.

BOOK REVIEW: How to Tell if Your Lawyer is C.R.A.P. The Essential Guide for All Involved in Civil Litigation

17 October 2016By Robert Whitehouse

A strained caricature of the profession.

BOOK REVIEW: Addressing Vulnerability in Justice Systems

10 October 2016By Mike Hinchliffe

It would be hard to find another anthology with this range of subject matter.

BOOK REVIEW: The Making of an Immigration Judge

10 October 2016By Ian McLeod

There is much of interest here.


BOOK REVIEW: Making a Splash: a personal guide to networking

10 October 2016By Sue Bramall

The book covers the various stages of networking.

Toby stephens

RADIO REVIEW: The Long Goodbye, Radio 4

10 October 2016By Nicholas Dent

What really makes this work as a slick and engaging radio play is the narration by Toby Stephens.

BOOK REVIEW: Scholarly Misconduct: Law, Regulation and Practice

26 September 2016By David Pickup

A well-researched account, some of which reads like a list of lesser-known Sherlock Holmes cases.

BOOK REVIEW: Family Law Case Library: Children (3rd edition)

26 September 2016By Linda Lamb

Though this book feels daunting it is an exceptionally useful resource.

BOOK REVIEW: The Dreams That Make Us

26 September 2016By Nicholas Goodman

Often the action laboriously unfolds without engaging the reader.

BOOK REVIEW: Children and Vulnerable Witnesses in Court Proceedings

19 September 2016By Sandra Paul

Written in plain English in a sympathetic tone, evidencing the writer’s significant experience.


BOOK REVIEW: Death by the Arno

19 September 2016By David Pickup

Some historical fiction can read like a guidebook but this novel, by iLaw founder Justin Ellis, avoids that pitfall.


BOOK REVIEW: Trials – On Death Row in Pakistan

12 September 2016By Roger Smith

A thoughtful reflection on the legal system of an important country in the modern geo-political world.

BOOK REVIEW: Elderly Client Handbook (5th edition)

12 September 2016By David Pickup

The practical sections are very good, particularly the guidance on marketing and adapting your office procedures to elderly clients.



9 September 2016By Nicholas Goodman

Nick Goodman enjoyed the Supreme Court’s understated exhibition of artefacts created by prisoners.


BOOK REVIEW: East West Street: on the origins of genocide and crimes against humanity

25 July 2016By Nicholas Goodman

An absorbing and readable account of the inception of modern human rights law.

BOOK REVIEW: Celebrity Chef Zombie Apocalypse

25 July 2016By Nicholas Goodman

A pacy, stomach-churning tale that can be read in one sitting.

Deprivation of Liberty

BOOK REVIEW: Deprivation of Liberty: A Handbook

18 July 2016By Mea Fyfe

An important resource for those dealing with mental capacity issues.

criminal costs

BOOK REVIEW: Criminal Costs: Legal Aid Costs in the Criminal Courts

18 July 2016By David Pickup

A comprehensive and necessary guide

BOOK REVIEW: What the PA knew: An intriguing legal tale

18 July 2016By Paul Bennett

Many in smaller legal practices in particular will find some comfort here.

BOOK REVIEW: The Solicitors Office Procedures Manual (second edition)

11 July 2016By David Pickup

This book is both a specimen manual and a resource on how to tailor your own to your firm.

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