Worst of tines

19 March 2018

Barristers not trusted to use real cutlery at court anymore

Ken dodd

Knotty problem

19 March 2018

Ken Dodd had judge and jury in hysterics during trial for tax fraud


Real life drama

19 March 2018

Solicitors attending Lawyers in Local Government’s weekend school in Bristol were treated to a theatrical performance by commercial firm Bevan Brittan.

Morton landscape

Persons of great interest

19 March 2018

So, like Cameron’s ‘hug a hoodie’, this is to be the year of the KLIP (Kiss a Litigant In Person). It certainly hasn’t always been that way. When I was articled and trailed behind the outdoor clerk he was very dismissive of those strange people who could be seen in ...

David Gauke MP arrives to be sworn in as lord chancellor

Front row seat

12 March 2018

Has the role of lord chancellor become just a step ’along the career chain’?


Elizabeth the freight

12 March 2018

It appears triggering Article 50 affected the humour on display last week at an august panel discussion held at City firm HFW.

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