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    How to: work part-time

    3 December 2018

    Part-time lawyers have long been seen as lacking commitment to their careers and to their clients. But that hackneyed view is changing, reports Marialuisa Taddia

  • Rachel Hawkins
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    Law Society spotlight: Building a trusted community

    3 December 2018

    Revamping the Conveyancing Quality Scheme will drive continuous improvement in best practice, client service and practice management

  • Top tips to treat the team at Christmas
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    Top tips to treat the team at Christmas

    3 December 2018

    Katharine Freeland asks lawyers for the best ways to reward hard‑working colleagues

  • Lynne Burdon
    Profile

    Leader of the pack

    3 December 2018

    Three decades as a managing partner crystallised Lynne Burdon’s ‘core ideology’, the entrepreneur, mentor and author tells Jonathan Rayner

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    The lion’s share

    26 November 2018

    With the government backing a drive to make Singapore a cutting-edge legal hub, dozens of foreign firms are vying with each other for a slice of the action. Marialuisa Taddia reports

  • Judge Carolyn Hilder
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    Facts of life

    26 November 2018

    The Court of Protection’s new vice-president wants to enhance its role and stimulate public debate, hears Grania Langdon-Down

  • Eduardo Reyes coutout
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    Testing times

    19 November 2018

    Many have questioned the price tag of the new super-exam – but there are more serious concerns, about the impact it could have on access and the threat of a ‘two-tier’ profession.

  • Joanna Goodman
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    Legal Geek comes of age

    19 November 2018

    As the start-up landscape has evolved, Legal Geek has matured from being a genuine disrupter into the go-to legal tech event, backed by the pillars of the establishment.

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    Five-star service

    19 November 2018

    As host of a high-rolling conference on court excellence and innovation, Dubai showcased performance standards that less lavishly endowed jurisdictions can learn from. Michael Cross reports

  • Ravi Naik
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    Sinking the data pirates

    12 November 2018

    An uncle who joined Gandhi’s independence movement inspired Ravi Naik to aim for a legal career, the Law Society human rights award winner tells Jonathan Rayner