Opinion

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Timely clarity on litigation privilege

    17 September 2018

    The Court of Appeal’s judgment in SFO v ENRC has been strongly welcomed by our major corporate clients.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    ‘No-strings’ remedy

    17 September 2018

    Why should an umarried couple be awarded all of the benefits and protection that comes with being married?

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Shortage of trust

    17 September 2018

    I am currently confronted by what appears to be an intractable problem regarding the creation of a trustee bank account.

  • Caroline Lucas
    Opinion

    Common law marriage myth

    3 September 2018

    Since the early 1970s the number of people getting married has steadily fallen while the number of cohabiting couples has increased. In 2016 there were 3.3m cohabiting couples.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Parole Board independence reaffirmed

    3 September 2018

    I have previously identified the unqualified necessity for the independence of action and decision-making of the Parole Board to remain intact in the wake of the furore over the John Worboys case.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Fair trial fight

    3 September 2018

    We welcome the High Court’s ruling striking down the lord chancellor’s scheme to cut criminal legal aid for some of the most complicated and difficult Crown court cases.

  • Max Walters 2018
    Opinion

    Reforming wills: better late than never

    20 August 2018

    Landmark judgment reinforced argument for updating laws that date from the Victorian era.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    The late Andrew Hopper QC

    6 August 2018

    Andrew was a resolute, resourceful, committed and highly respected defender of solicitors facing disciplinary action.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Court chaos reigns

    6 August 2018

    I am compelled to write in respect of the state of the courts.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Hill to climb at CPS

    6 August 2018

    Max Hill QC brings immense experience to one of the most unenviable jobs in law.