Roshni Patel

Obituary: Roshni Patel

12 October 2018

'Roshni was an achiever and someone who got things done.'

Fabio Diminich

Obituary: Fabio Diminich

15 August 2018

Clifford Chance partner dies at the age of 40.

 Sheila Donn with her husband Alan Russell at the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards

Tribute: Sheila Donn

13 August 2018

Family lawyer noted for her compassion, hard work and fearless dedication to her clients.

Rodney Jackson

Obituary: Rodney Jackson

24 May 2018By Peter Duffus

Rodney’s proud achievement was to become the senior partner of Andrew M Jackson & Co (now Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP).

Henry brooke

Justice stalwart Sir Henry Brooke dies at 81

30 January 2018By

Tributes are pouring in from the profession after the retired judge passed away following heart surgery.

Portrait of Bruce Ross

Obituary: Bruce Ross

29 January 2018By Michael Ross

Former Ponsfords partner acted in landmark 1996 case over rights to creative work.

Professor Philip Pettit

Obituary: Philip Pettit, legal scholar

8 December 2017By Charles Pettit

Renowned academic and author of Equity and the Law of Trusts dies at 92.

David Swede

Obituary: David Swede

15 November 2017By James Swede

David Swede, a founding partner of Darlingtons Solicitors LLP, has passed away aged 70.

Maria Pittordis

Obituary: Maria Pittordis

30 October 2017By Gazette reporter

Maria Pittordis, a highly-respected partner at international law firm Hill Dickinson who enjoyed a successful career with the practice for 30 years, has passed away aged 55 following a short illness.

Julie exton

Tributes paid to Julie Exton, a ‘stellar example’ to others

16 October 2017By

The profession has united to pay tribute to Bristol family solicitor and district judge Julie Exton, who has died at the age of 59. The Gazette understands she had been suffering from motor neurone disease for some months.

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