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  • Neil and niall
    News

    Dynamic duo

    12 February 2018

    Armed with only an acoustic guitar and a cello, a pair of former Ashurst trainees have been making a noise in the City.

  • Middle Temple
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    It’s like this, yer ’onour

    12 February 2018

    We all know it is now a requirement for politicians to drop their aitches if they want to appeal to the masses.

  • Memory lane
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    Memory lane

    12 February 2018

    The Law Society Gazette, 14 February 2008

  • Lady Hale
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    President Hale marks the wrong countdown

    6 February 2018

    Premature four-minute warning in insurer-claimant case.

  • Legal Ombudsman
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    Physician, heal thyself

    5 February 2018

    Solicitors live in fear of a knock at the door from the heavies of the Legal Ombudsman. But what happens if the complaints-handler itself fails to satisfy?

  • Lowry
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    United in Manchester

    5 February 2018

    100-strong Law Society council in rare excursion to the north of England

  • Brexit eusigns
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    Petty treason

    5 February 2018

    Justice minister Dr Phillip Lee wandered off-piste last week while musing on Brexit.

  • Morton landscape
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    Name game to blame for crime

    5 February 2018

    James Morton ponders the link between names and criminal behaviour.

  • Car crash
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    Many happy returns of Cash for Crash Day

    29 January 2018

    Stroke of luck for insurers that it falls in a quiet news day...

  • Leeds crest
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    White Knight

    29 January 2018

    Richard Burgon, solicitor and MP for East Leeds, took time out from haranguing the government over prisons privatisation last week to attend to a much more important constituency matter.