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  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    What austerity looks like

    2019-05-20T00:01:00Z

    The Association of Her Majesty’s District Judges’s scathing verdict on the courts reform programme speaks for itself. 

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Order from chaos

    21 January 2019

    As we stumble into the Brexit unknown, lawyers will need to prepare for opaqueness replacing clarity.

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Stand up and be quoted

    14 January 2019

    2019 marks the centenary of women being allowed to qualify. It’s about time the voices of female solicitors are heard loud and clear in the media. 

  • Eduardo Reyes coutout
    Opinion

    A light that still shines

    10 December 2018

    During a time in which we are increasingly warned that human rights are eroding, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights remains resilient. 

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Continental drift

    3 December 2018

    No matter how hard we try, we cannot ignore the fact that even City lawyers have no cause to sit comfortably as Brexit looms.

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Skin in the game

    26 November 2018

    Do we need more transparency in the legal system so we know who is profiting from what?

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    A red line on dishonesty

    19 November 2018

    Surely the story of Sovani James proves there is a compelling case for the SRA to set out new fitness to practice rules. 

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Heavy with the levy

    12 November 2018

    It seems ministers must now come up with their own ingenious schemes for holding up the scaffolding that underpins justice and the rule of law. 

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Separate ways

    5 November 2018

    The formation of a distinct Welsh jurisdiction is now inescapable, Jeremy Miles says, but how far this jurisdiction will reach is still up for debate. 

  • Eduardo Reyes coutout
    Opinion

    Promoting the justice system

    29 October 2018

    Personal stories shared during Justice Week, as well as events, parliamentary debate and published research, will make a case for the justice system beyond the legal community.