Latest roundtables – Page 4

  • PII roundtable
    Profile

    Roundtable: PII market

    8 June 2015

    The 2014 professional indemnity renewal round was characterised as ‘benign’. After years of turmoil, is the insurance market for solicitors finally stabilising?

  • Roundtable: access to justice
    Profile

    Roundtable: access to justice

    11 May 2015

    The legal profession’s belief in access to justice for all is undimmed. But faced with an ageing cadre of practitioners and swingeing public funding cuts, that commitment must be combined with creativity.

  • Arbitration roundtable
    Profile

    Roundtable: arbitration

    20 April 2015

    London is the world’s most popular seat for international arbitrations. Time to celebrate its dominance – or counsel against complacency?

  • 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.

  • Council roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: counsel for the council

    28 April 2014

    Local authorities are turning to innovative operating models in a climate of savage retrenchment.

  • Women in the law roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: women in the law

    10 March 2014

    Despite an oft-stated commitment to fairness, the legal profession struggles with gender equality – with costs for all. The Gazette roundtable on Women in the Law asked leading practitioners why.

  • Conveyancing Roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: conveyancing

    17 February 2014

    The Gazette ’s latest roundtable discussion, on risk management in conveyancing.

  • Solicitor-advocate roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: solicitor-advocates

    9 December 2013

    The Gazette ’s latest roundtable looks at changing attitudes towards solicitor-advocates.

  • Pro bono roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: pro bono

    21 October 2013

    Austerity Britain has presented lawyers willing to provide pro bono legal advice with severe challenges in accommodating unmet need.

  • Personal injury roundtable
    Feature

    Roundtable: personal injury

    23 September 2013

    The Gazette ’s latest roundtable looks at the future of claimant personal injury.

  • Roundtable Missellling
    Feature

    Roundtable: financial mis-selling

    08 July 2013

    Claims by businesses against banks for the alleged mis-selling of complex financial products may yet cost the banks billions