All Profile articles – Page 4

  • Joy merriam

    Interview: Joy Merriam

    15 June 2015

    Prize-winning solicitor-advocate Joy Merriam on why it is important to ‘speak human’

  • Deborah Grimason

    Interview: Deborah Grimason

    1 June 2015

    Travis Perkins GC Deborah Grimason on why in-house lawyers must strive to sit at the management table.

  • Robert Volterra

    Interview: Robert Volterra

    11 May 2015

    Public international lawyer Robert Volterra is proud of his role in reducing global conflict.

  • Catherine Dixon

    Interview: Catherine Dixon

    27 April 2015

    The Law Society’s new chief executive wants to hear from solicitors about how the organisation can best serve members and stay relevant in a rapidly changing legal sector.

  • Faridah Sarah

    Profile: Faridah Sarah

    20 April 2015

    Dubai is attracting ambitious commercial litigators as it develops a global reputation for dispute resolution.

  • Dean Spielmann

    Profile: Dean Spielmann

    16 March 2015

    Contrary to popular belief the ECtHR does not impose its own laws on British citizens, president Dean Spielmann tells the Gazette .

  • Patrick Allen

    Profile: Patrick Allen

    16 February 2015

    Allen co-founded his eminent London firm from a Euston squat while still in his twenties. Nearly forty years on he remains an innovator.

  • David W Rivkin

    Profile: David W Rivkin

    2 February 2015

    The new IBA president David W Rivkin on how he fights for investors and stands up to arbitrary state power.

  • Cris McCurley

    Profile: Cris McCurley

    19 January 2015

    Cris McCurley has devoted her career to helping some of the least visible and most vulnerable in society. She talks to the Gazette.

  • Dominic Grieve

    Profile: Dominic Grieve

    12 January 2015

    Is Dominic Grieve the best justice secretary austerity Britain never had? The Gazette went to meet the former AG in his Westminster office.

  • Keith Schilling

    Interview: Keith Schilling

    3 November 2014

    Schilling has built a fearsome reputation in high-profile divorce, libel and privacy cases. But he says it’s not too late to reinvent his firm.

  • David Howarth

    Interview: David Howarth

    20 October 2014

    Fundamental assumptions that underpin our approach to the law are wrong, says David Howarth, academic and former MP for Cambridge.

  • Timothy Kirkhope

    Interview: Timothy Kirkhope

    6 October 2014

    The Conservative MEP and one-time solicitor talks about the importance of the European parliament and his dislike of the human rights ‘industry’.

  • Gavin Tyler

    Interview: Gavin Tyler

    29 September 2014

    Pioneering managing partner Tyler personifies Cripps’ ‘core value of openness’.

  • Desmond Hudson

    Interview: Desmond Hudson

    15 September 2014

    The now retired chief executive reflects on an eventful eight years at the Law Society.

  • Robert Hunter

    Robert Hunter

    1 September 2014

    HSF partner Robert Hunter, who is profoundly deaf, tells Jonathan Rayner how he carved out a career as a City fraudbuster.

  • Andrew Caplen

    Andrew Caplen

    28 July 2014

    The new Law Society president is using the challenges facing the profession as a chance to re-engage with solicitors.

  • David Greenwood

    David Greenwood

    7 July 2014

    David Greenwood has been acting for victims of childhood sexual abuse since the early 1990s. He outlines why the government must start listening.

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    Profile: Marilyn Stowe

    23 June 2014

    Dealing with warring couples has not given divorce lawyer Marilyn Stowe a jaundiced view of human nature. Quite the reverse.

  • David Morgan

    David Morgan

    9 June 2014

    Few solicitors have been jailed in the Soviet bloc, driven a tram in Innsbruck, or shot the breeze with Nelson Mandela. This one has.