Your letters

​Justice is not a feminist issue

10 April 2017By Howard Shelley

Prison does not work for anyone, woman or man. The criminal justice system needs to be rethought for everyone


10 April 2017By Robert Bourns

As president, I know from member feedback that practice notes are among the most highly valued things the Law Society does. We harness the expertise of the best in the profession through our committees of volunteers and we share this knowledge with everyone to support good practice.

​Online divorce

10 April 2017By Tony Roe

At the beginning of March, I was invited to the Ministry of Justice for a workshop explaining more about the online divorce project from HMCTS. I joined representatives from the Law Society, Resolution and the bar.

​Chancery pain

10 April 2017By RCW Tilbrook

I am a civil litigator whose work rarely takes me to the Chancery Division of the High Court.

​Let’s get a life

10 April 2017By Barry Borman

I completely empathise with John Greenwood’s concern over the pressure and ennui of a solicitor’s practice (letters, 3 April). What I cannot agree with is his solution of taking on, for example, the duties of a deputy district judge or a recorder as ‘a chance to get away from the ...

​SRA should reopen its doors

3 April 2017By Tim O’Sullivan

Regulator’s decision to exclude public and press from meetings removes vital check and balance on the powers of a tax-raising body

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