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  • Patrick Allen
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    Profile: Patrick Allen

    16 February 2015

    Allen co-founded his eminent London firm from a Euston squat while still in his twenties. Nearly forty years on he remains an innovator.

  • David W Rivkin
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    Profile: David W Rivkin

    2 February 2015

    The new IBA president David W Rivkin on how he fights for investors and stands up to arbitrary state power.

  • Cris McCurley
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    Profile: Cris McCurley

    19 January 2015

    Cris McCurley has devoted her career to helping some of the least visible and most vulnerable in society. She talks to the Gazette.

  • Dominic Grieve
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    Profile: Dominic Grieve

    12 January 2015

    Is Dominic Grieve the best justice secretary austerity Britain never had? The Gazette went to meet the former AG in his Westminster office.

  • Keith Schilling
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    Interview: Keith Schilling

    3 November 2014

    Schilling has built a fearsome reputation in high-profile divorce, libel and privacy cases. But he says it’s not too late to reinvent his firm.

  • David Howarth
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    Interview: David Howarth

    20 October 2014

    Fundamental assumptions that underpin our approach to the law are wrong, says David Howarth, academic and former MP for Cambridge.

  • Timothy Kirkhope
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    Interview: Timothy Kirkhope

    6 October 2014

    The Conservative MEP and one-time solicitor talks about the importance of the European parliament and his dislike of the human rights ‘industry’.

  • Gavin Tyler
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    Interview: Gavin Tyler

    29 September 2014

    Pioneering managing partner Tyler personifies Cripps’ ‘core value of openness’.

  • Desmond Hudson
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    Interview: Desmond Hudson

    15 September 2014

    The now retired chief executive reflects on an eventful eight years at the Law Society.

  • Robert Hunter
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    Robert Hunter

    1 September 2014

    HSF partner Robert Hunter, who is profoundly deaf, tells Jonathan Rayner how he carved out a career as a City fraudbuster.