Roundtables

  • Family roundtable group
    Feature

    Roundtable: family – relative values

    23 March 2015

    Family lawyers take clients through some of the most difficult episodes of their lives – a process complicated by overstretched courts and inconsistent judgments.

  • Wales roundtable group
    Feature

    Roundtable: Wales – devolution revolution

    9 March 2015

    Will further devolution prove a boon or a burden for solicitors in Wales? The latest Gazette roundtable tries to find out.

  • Organised crime roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: organised crime

    2 February 2015

    Solicitors are ‘key enablers’ for serious organised crime – time to be on guard, the Gazette’s latest roundtable hears.

  • In-house roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: in-house public sector

    19 January 2015

    Eduardo Reyes reports from a roundtable bringing together in-house lawyers who must reconcile the interests of the public and policymakers in not-for-profit organisations.

  • In-house roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: in-house

    17 November 2014

    While in-house teams are growing stronger, uppermost in lawyers’ minds are ways to control costs and broaden skill-sets.

  • 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.