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Gary hickinbottom

One of a kind

18 June 2018By

Gary Hickinbottom, sole solicitor at the Court of Appeal, began his judicial career as a parking adjudicator. He talks about a ‘colossal’ workload and his mission to achieve a more diverse bench.

Judges procession 2017

Missing opportunities

18 June 2018By

Damage to career prospects is discouraging applications to the judiciary, but the recruitment problem also extends to social class and race.

Gazprom

Pole positions

11 June 2018By Marialuisa Taddia

Inward investment, booming capital markets and major infrastructure projects are fuelling competition among law firms for Polish instructions.

Gerry Conlon 2005 Guildford four

An ‘appalling vista’

11 June 2018By

A newly established group of parliamentarians aims to counter widespread indifference to allegedly wrongful convictions. Lawyers are being urged to support them.

Law Society findings

The science behind consumer bias

4 June 2018By

Law Society research on the most useful information solicitors can give consumers threw up some interesting results.

Hmrc

Fiscal ferment

4 June 2018By Marialuisa Taddia

Business is booming for international tax lawyers as multinationals and the ultra-rich look to navigate their way through a fast-changing and increasingly complicated global tax environment.

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Five views on dressing for the law

4 June 2018By

For men and women working in law, ‘casual’ dress offers limited change.

burning flag

Trading blows

21 May 2018By

Political brinkmanship drives decisions on sanctions and puts allies at loggerheads. Eduardo Reyes looks at the advisory and enforcement efforts that trail in the geopolitical wake.

Mark Zuckerberg

The only way is ethics

21 May 2018By Joanna Goodman

In the shadow of Silicon Valley’s scandals, tech innovators are faced with developing moral principles to govern their software alongside algorithms that run our lives.

Pounds and data

Data page – May 2018

17 May 2018

The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.

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Gerry Conlon 2005 Guildford four

An ‘appalling vista’

11 June 2018By

A newly established group of parliamentarians aims to counter widespread indifference to allegedly wrongful convictions. Lawyers are being urged to support them.

John Hyde

Swindon Combined Court

21 May 2018By

Gazette reporter John Hyde spent a day in Swindon Combined Court, read his account.

Max Walters 2018

Manchester Crown Court and CJC

21 May 2018By

Gazette reporter Max Walters spent a day in Manchester Crown Court and CJC, read his account.

Monidipa Fouzder 2018

Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court

21 May 2018By

Gazette reporter Monidipa Fouzder spent a day in Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court, read her account.

Robert Kelly

Insight: Chelsea F.C. a footbridge too far

30 April 2018By

Robert Kelly of Stewart Title looks at ways in which developers can deal with potential rights of light claims.

Alistair Hazell

Insight: The benefits of private banking

30 April 2018By Alastair Hazell

In an increasingly automated world, Alastair Hazell of Hampden & Co describes how private banking can offer the benefits of a more personal service to both legal professionals and their clients.

Brian Boehmer

Insight: Timing is everything in the PII market today

5 February 2018By

Despite the end of the traditional renewal date timing still matters, says Lockton’s Brian Boehmer.

Robert Kelly

Insight: Will Parliament draw a line under boundary disputes?

29 January 2018By

New bill could resolve expensive problem, says Stewart Title’s Robert Kelly

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