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  • Children Act film
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    Legal London’s big screen outing

    3 September 2018

    Obiter was first in the queue at the local fleapit to catch the film adaptation of Ian McEwan’s legal drama The Children Act.

  • Supreme court
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    School’s out, court’s in

    3 September 2018

    Drafting a complex commercial contract is probably child’s play compared to coming up with ways to entertain the kids during the summer holidays.

  • Poetry
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    Stanza bonanza

    3 September 2018

    Oh dear. When it comes to poetic talent, all we can say is that Gazette readers must be very good lawyers.

  • Morton landscape
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    Soho’s ‘fight that never was’

    3 September 2018

    1955 West End skirmish ended with double acquittal

  • The Children Act
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    Legal London on the big screen

    22 August 2018

    Excitement is building to see Oscar-winning Emma Thompson portray a High Court judge in The Children Act.

  • Gemma Roberts
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    Solicitor Gemma shows her iron resolve

    20 August 2018

    Obiter cannot imagine how some lawyers find the time to fit extra-curricular activities around their hectic work life. Given it is sometimes a struggle to find time to do the laundry post or pre-work it is always impressive when news reaches us of a solicitor who has completed the London ...

  • Happy accountant
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    You're awesome! Firm develops hi-tech praise for colleagues

    14 August 2018

    Bfrank was the winner of a Fieldfisher competition for an app to improve working life.

  • SDT tour
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    Wish you weren't here? SDT offering virtual tour

    10 August 2018

    SDT website allows users to step inside the tribunal, from reception all the way to the hearing room.

  • Rosie Williams
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    Reality bites

    6 August 2018

    Love Island has come to an end for another year but Obiter can’t resist a final update from the villa’s one-time resident solicitor.

  • Greg purnell
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    Yummie Brummie

    6 August 2018

    Specially created dishes by Michelin star Brummie chef Glynn Purnell (pictured, left) will be on the menu at a gala dinner to celebrate the bicentenary of the UK’s oldest regional law society.