Roundtables

  • Commercial property roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: commercial property

    20 October 2014

    The global financial crisis hit real estate legal services hard, blighting careers and forcing down fees. But the sector is bouncing back.

  • Roundtable: wellbeing
    Feature

    Roundtable: wellbeing

    6 October 2014

    Commercial law firms increasingly accept some responsibility for the wellbeing of both lawyers and staff. But providing the right support is not straightforward.

  • IT roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: the IT crowd

    28 July 2014

    Law firms are embracing cutting-edge technology to improve efficiency and provide services that meet client expectations.

  • Bar roundtable 1
    Feature

    Roundtable: future of the bar

    30 June 2014

    The success of commercial barristers is reliant on an independent and viable publicly funded bar now under sustained attack. What to do?

  • PII roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: professional indemnity

    5 May 2014

    The professional indemnity insurance market is likely to remain turbulent for some time to come, despite far-reaching reforms.

  • Council roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: counsel for the council

    28 April 2014

    Local authorities are turning to innovative operating models in a climate of savage retrenchment.

  • Women in the law roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: women in the law

    10 March 2014

    Despite an oft-stated commitment to fairness, the legal profession struggles with gender equality – with costs for all. The Gazette roundtable on Women in the Law asked leading practitioners why.

  • Conveyancing Roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: conveyancing

    17 February 2014

    The Gazette’s latest roundtable discussion, on risk management in conveyancing.

  • Solicitor-advocate roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: solicitor-advocates

    9 December 2013

    The Gazette’s latest roundtable looks at changing attitudes towards solicitor-advocates.

  • Pro bono roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: pro bono

    21 October 2013

    Austerity Britain has presented lawyers willing to provide pro bono legal advice with severe challenges in accommodating unmet need.