Profiles

Katy colton 2

Success in 'fake news' injunction first

24 July 2017By

Katy Colton, Mishcon de Reya

Draycott

My legal life: Shaun Draycott

24 July 2017

Draycott Browne, Manchester

Joe bateman

My legal life: Joe Bateman

17 July 2017

Batemans Solicitors, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

Joe egan

Off the buses: Joe Egan

10 July 2017By

Bus conductor, itinerant waiter, traveller, solicitor. New Law Society president Joe Egan has seen a lot.

Carrier

Solicitor wins lone-parent benefit cap fight

10 July 2017By

Rebekah Carrier, Hopkin Murray Beskine.

Wayne rapozo

My legal life: Wayne James Rapozo

10 July 2017

Partner, McCarthy Denning, London

Steven judge

Media-tech entrepreneur wins share of firm

26 June 2017By

Steven Judge, partner, Stephen Rimmer

David enright

Appeared at Catholic Church abuse inquiry

19 June 2017By

David Enright, Howe & Co, Brentford, London

Shirley Brookes

My legal life: Shirley Brookes

19 June 2017

Head of legal, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Robert elliot

Interview: Robert Elliott, Linklaters

10 April 2017By

‘This sucker could go down!’ George W Bush said during the global financial crisis. Robert Elliott – on his way to the top at City behemoth Linklaters – could see that for himself, hears Paul Rogerson

Andy hosking

Interview: Quantuma, the 'specialists in failure'

27 February 2017By

What happens when law firms go under – and how can they stay afloat in choppy waters? We consult Quantuma’s ‘specialists in failure’.

A langdon

Interview: Andrew Langdon QC

30 January 2017By

Chairman of the bar talks about the importance of public service and why the two branches of the profession must work together.

Harry ellis

Tributes paid to ‘legal legend’ Harry Ellis, 100

11 January 2017

Well-known member of Bournemouth legal community passed away on December 23.

Baroness scotland

Interview: Baroness Scotland QC

9 January 2017By

We talk cricket and the Commonwealth with serial legal pioneer Baroness Scotland QC.

Robert camp

Interview: Robert Camp

28 November 2016By

Stephens Scown’s managing partner explains why the ‘John Lewis’ law firm is one of the country’s best employers.

Sean martin

Interview: Sean Martin

21 November 2016

Financial watchdog the FCA’s general counsel eschewed a magic circle career for government service – and has never regretted it.

Kay everett

Obituary: Kay Everett

10 November 2016By Michael Hanley

Kay, a truly gifted solicitor, passed away on 7 August aged 43. She read law and Chinese at the University of Leeds, graduating in 1995. Kay trained at City firm Lovells where she met her partner Anand Doobay, who is also a solicitor. She was admitted to the roll in ...

Lucy scott moncrieff 13

Interview: Lucy Scott-Moncrieff

24 October 2016By

The former Law Society president reflects on an eventful career, including her latest role overseeing the Lords.

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Interview: Ken Fowlie

10 October 2016By

How do you turn around a law firm that just lost £570m? We speak to Slater and Gordon’s UK chief executive.

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