Profiles

  • Sean martin
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    Interview: Sean Martin

    21 November 2016

    Financial watchdog the FCA’s general counsel eschewed a magic circle career for government service – and has never regretted it.

  • Kay everett
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    Obituary: Kay Everett

    10 November 2016

    Kay, a truly gifted solicitor, passed away on 7 August aged 43. She read law and Chinese at the University of Leeds, graduating in 1995. Kay trained at City firm Lovells where she met her partner Anand Doobay, who is also a solicitor. She was admitted to the roll in ...

  • Lucy scott moncrieff 13
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    Interview: Lucy Scott-Moncrieff

    24 October 2016

    The former Law Society president reflects on an eventful career, including her latest role overseeing the Lords.

  • Ken fowlie 01
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    Interview: Ken Fowlie

    10 October 2016

    How do you turn around a law firm that just lost £570m? We speak to Slater and Gordon’s UK chief executive.

  • Nicola foulston 07
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    Interview: Nicola Foulston

    19 September 2016

    Rosenblatt’s pioneering chief executive used to own Brands Hatch. She talks about doing law in a different way.

  • Sophie hoskingreal
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    Profile: London 2012 gold medallist Sophie Hosking

    10 August 2016

    One of our Olympic heroes who turned to a career in the law after the heady days of summer 2012.

  • robert bourns
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    Interview: Robert Bourns

    18 July 2016

    New Law Society president Robert Bourns wants solicitors to face the future with confidence.

  • Ronnie fox
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    Interview: Ronnie Fox

    11 July 2016

    Veteran innovator expounds on the joys of your own brass plate, the need for empathy and why chocolate is healthy.

  • Funkeambimbola
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    Funke Abimbola

    20 June 2016

    Roche’s award-winning general counsel for the UK and Ireland talks about bioscience, leadership and confounding expectations.

  • Paulette mastin 15
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    Interview: Paulette Mastin

    6 June 2016

    Linklaters’ capital markets counsel talks about capital markets, firsts in Islamic finance and promoting diversity.