Features

  • Dubai
    Feature

    Middle East challenges to dispute resolution professionals

    2 June 2017

    Despite new arbitration and enforcement laws in Saudi Arabia, the Gulf States, and even Dubai, remain difficult jurisdictions for the enforcement of judgments and international arbitral awards.

  • Jurgen Klopp
    Feature

    Futures market - Private client

    22 May 2017

    Helping people navigate their lives can be immensely rewarding, hears Grania Langdon-Down, but where is the next generation of private client solicitors?

  • Down the rabbit hole: should a law firm choose the red pill of transformation or the blue pill of evolution?
    Feature

    The path to transformation

    22 May 2017

    Negotiating the matrix of legal AI - what firms need to consider when implementing the latest technology.

  • Elizabeth Film
    Feature

    What a CEO wants

    22 May 2017

    What does a chief executive seek from their general counsel? Hays plc’s CEO Alistair Cox wants a confidante and critical friend.

  • Alexandra marks
    Profile

    Over achiever: Alexandra Marks

    15 May 2017

    As the deadline approaches for entries to the Law Society Excellence Awards, Jonathan Rayner catches up with last year’s winner of the lifetime achievement accolade

  • Act for SMEs
    Feature

    Act for SMEs

    15 May 2017

    Law firms must be innovative with charging structures to exploit rising demand from 5.5 million SMEs.

  • Flexiblework
    Feature

    Make agile working work

    8 May 2017

    Professionals are demanding flexible working – and legal employers which have responded claim excellent results

  • Brussels
    Feature

    Belgium: Union city blues?

    8 May 2017

    Brexit and the crisis of confidence in the EU are creating uncertainty for foreign lawyers based in the Belgian capital. But business is brisk, reports Marialuisa Taddia

  • Insolvency
    Feature

    Boom to bust?

    1 May 2017

    As different jurisdictions vie for business, Brexit is beginning to look like a serious own goal for insolvency and restructuring  practitioners. Marialuisa Taddia reports

  • Theresa may india
    Feature

    India: Office politics

    24 April 2017

    India will be one of our most important trade partners post-Brexit, but foreign firms are still not allowed to open offices there.