Jonathan Goldsmith is Law Society Council member for EU matters and a former secretary general of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe. All views expressed are personal and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Law Society Council
Access to legal services is the Cinderella of our national scene: abandoned in the scullery.
A Legal Services Board report raises an interesting question for all lawyers.
You can tell the nature of a country from the way it treats its lawyers.