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  • World cup england gareth southgate harry kane
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    And so it begins…

    18 June 2018

    The World Cup is upon us, meaning a month of early finishes and web browsers quickly minimised whenever the boss walks past. Luckily, England games fall in the evening or at the weekend, so absenteeism should not be the problem it was in previous tournaments. But with 5,500 foreign lawyers ...

  • Sailing Mermaid class
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    Legal life on the ocean wave

    18 June 2018

    Solicitors pitted their sailing skills against architects, barristers and MPs in the annual outing of the Law Society Yacht Club. The regatta featured races between classic 26-foot Mermaid-class keelboats operated by the Sea View Yacht Club on the Isle of Wight.

  • Lady Hale
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    Hale, the primary school hero

    15 June 2018

    An access to justice charity wants to publish an illustrated children's book about the Supreme Court president.

  • table football
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    Up for the cup

    13 June 2018

    Law firms offer their traditional sober advice.

  • Mermaid class yachts in Solent
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    We were sailing

    11 June 2018

    Law Society Yacht Club takes to the water for a gentle day’s racing.

  • Morton landscape
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    Solicitors and salutations

    11 June 2018

    The letter in the Gazette fulminating about the archaic practice of beginning letters ‘Dear Sir’ is absolutely right (21 May). As we approach the end of the second decade of the 21st century it is catering to a patriarchal society: it is a practice that is outmoded and should be ...

  • bag
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    Bagging it

    8 June 2018

    Firm’s retail therapy has bags of appeal.

  • Garden party expanse
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    Blue skies for Gray's Inn

    6 June 2018

    Attend the Legal Charities Garden Party on 14 June.

  • Rosie Williams Love Island
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    Law to Love Island - solicitor Rosie Williams signs up for ITV2 show

    5 June 2018

    The popular show is reported to have signed up an NQ solicitor.

  • A very British Scandal
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    Very English Scandal: if in doubt, cut the solicitor

    4 June 2018

    Two larger-than-life characters made only passing appearances in the climactic episode of BBC's Thorpe drama.