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Law firm manager paid client £5k to cover his own mistake

Leading PI practice Bott and Co pays ‘substantial’ amounts to cover failings of former manager.

Locke Lord UK

City partner banned after dubious schemes landed firm with £500k fine

Jonathan Denton of US-based Locke Lord struck off the roll after dishonesty findings at the tribunal.

Canary Wharf

Herbert Smith Freehills to move nearly 500 to Canary Wharf

New office will encourage agile working and ‘move away’ from traditional office-based working, firm says.


Beware of the ‘interrupters’

Can lawyers be 'business interrupters’?

Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance ‘reverse mentoring’ plan launches

Clifford Chance launch ‘reverse mentoring’ with BAME solicitors.

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