Trending news articles on the Gazette this week…

1. Barrister suspended for giving client money ‘for food’

Roy Headlam failed to maintain independence, tribunal rules.

2. Five solicitors granted silk as names start to emerge

QC list for 2018 includes fives solicitors, Gazette understands.

3. £86,000 costs as tribunal strikes off former mayor

Lutfur Rahman was found to have been dishonest and failing to act with integrity.

4. SRA off the hook for £5m Leigh Day costs

Order effectively means both parties finish up paying their own costs.

5. Names are revealed of five solicitors taking silk

Successful applicants among 119 new QC appointments announced today.