Trending news articles on the Gazette this week…


1. PI lawyer paid damages from his own account to cover mistakes

Tribunal hears Hull solicitor did not seek help when he struggled to cope with caseload.

2.  Swearing judge not guilty of misconduct

Judicial Conduct Investigations Office not to take any formal action against Judge Patricia Lynch QC.

3. Firm leaves QualitySolicitors but network still pledges to grow

Kent firm says it wants to concentrate on local recognition rather than being part of a national brand.

4. KWM staff not being paid as administration looms

Firm files notice to appoint administrators for the second time.

5. Veteran solicitor fined for ‘aberration’ in backdating file

Land Registry transfer document amended at client’s request.