Trending news articles on the Gazette this week…

1. Ex-solicitor with ‘addiction’ to litigation is banned from courts

Former law firm principal has her restraint order renewed after two-year campaign alleging a conspiracy at all levels.

2. Judge warns double-booked lawyers: We will start case without you

Family judge says so-called cross courting is increasingly becoming a problem.

3. BBC reveals top lawyer paid the same as Danny Dyer

Three legal advisers appear on list of corporation’s highest earners.

4. Solicitor falsified six letters to cover inaction

Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal strikes off solicitor who agreed the facts and outcome of his case.

5. Solicitor-turned-salesman must pay £14k bill despite pleading poverty

Struck-off solicitor found to have sufficient interest in property to be able to pay 2013 costs.