Features

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    How to: Close a law firm

    9 October 2017

    Last year 367 firms shut up shop – what’s the best way to close? Eduardo Reyes reports

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    Azerbaijan: Baku to the future

    9 October 2017

    Azerbaijan is attempting to diversify and attract foreign investors amid a financial crisis. Lawyers in the former Soviet republic are already exploiting new advisory opportunities, reports Marialuisa Taddia

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    Small fortunes

    2 October 2017

    Generating leads, preventing cyber-attacks and a bear dancing the Moonwalk all featured at the Small Firms Division’s annual conference.

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    Wellbeing: Mind your business

    2 October 2017

    Mental health and wellbeing at work are rising up the agenda of legal employers.

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    Education and training: Testing times

    25 September 2017

    With three years to go until implementation of the new ‘super-exam’, concerns remain about what this controversial revamp will mean for the profession.

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    Seeing the wood for the trees

    18 September 2017

    In legal IT, ‘disruption’ is morphing into the new normal. Solicitors must also keep an eye on the basics.

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    Feel the Bern

    11 September 2017

    Switzerland remains the largest offshore centre, but it is a tough market to crack for international firms.

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    PII update: Double indemnity

    4 September 2017

    Most law firms will renew their indemnity insurance next month. Solicitors, brokers and insurers talk to us about the latest market trends.

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    Noble cause: Anne-Marie Piper

    4 September 2017

    Can you go forward when you have not moved since 1790? Of course, according to Farrer & Co’s new senior partner.

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    Brexit: Deal or no deal?

    7 August 2017

    From Brexit apps and heat maps to joining the Irish Bar, lawyers are preparing for a life‑changing event of epic scale.