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Lucy Frazer

Legal aid for welfare benefits plummets over a decade

17 January 2019By 2 comments

Justice minister Lucy Frazer QC says the LASPO review will be published 'shortly'.

Law Society round table - 15 Oct 2018

A smaller IT revolution

Weighing up the pros and cons of a particular practice management system is one of the most critical decisions a small firm can make. Yet despite the benefits, a dearth of IT resources can make implementing such a system challenging, reports Joanna Goodman

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  • Living dangerously

  • Risks to look out for in 2019

  • Two tribes go to war

  • Is civil legal aid discretionary?

  • Criminal investigations post-Brexit

  • My legal life: Oliver Gray

  • Lawyer in the news: Peter Daly

  • My legal life: David Merkel

  • Dobbing in your clients

  • Madge of honour

  • Food for the [Dover] soul

  • Quango queen Goldwag spreads her wings

Halebury's Janvi Patel and Denise Nurse

US consultancy snaps up in-house adviser Halebury

9 January 2019By

Combined business will supply lawyers and other experts for in-house teams and law firms on global basis.


Book review: Use of Force in International Law

The Use of Force in International Law: A Case-Based Approach | Edited by Tom Ruys, Olivier Corten and Alexandra Hofer


Chapter and verve: the best reads of 2018

An indispensable guide on how to write clearly; useful lessons for aspiring solicitors; and a fascinating account of the murder of a George Bernard Shaw devotee. David Pickup chooses his best books of 2018.

Pudong, Shanghai

Rise and fall

End of an Era: How China’s Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise | By Carl Minzner

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