All Profile articles – Page 5

  • Paula Hodges

    Paula Hodges QC

    19 May 2014

    HSF’s head of global arbitration chats about a memorable international career and being made a QC.

  • Alastair Logan

    Alastair Logan

    12 May 2014

    Veteran campaigning solicitor Alastair Logan recounts how a telephone call in December 1974 ‘changed everything’.

  • Penelope Warne

    Penelope Warne

    7 April 2014

    Few women solicitors have smashed the ‘glass ceiling’ into as many shards as CMS Cameron McKenna’s Penelope Warne.

  • Glyn Maddocks

    Glyn Maddocks

    31 March 2014

    The world of the solicitor spearheading a new charity committed to helping victims of miscarriages of justice.

  • Philip Collins

    Philip Collins

    24 March 2014

    Outgoing OFT chair Philip Collins tells us about a 40-year City career which culminated in a spell running the UK’s competition watchdog.

  • Rebecca Bell

    Rebecca Bell

    24 February 2014

    Slater Gordon’s UK general counsel has a truly unique in-house role.

  • Catherine Leech

    Catherine Leech

    10 February 2014

    Personal injury specialist Catherine Leech’s high-profile work confounds the red-top stereotype.

  • Fiona Woolf

    Fiona Woolf

    27 January 2014

    Meet the 686th lord mayor of London, an ambassador for the City.

  • James Thornton

    James Thornton

    13 January 2014

    The founder of ClientEarth talks to the Gazette about how Zen Buddhism informs his work and being raided by the Polish police.

  • Paul Tweed

    My legal life: Paul Tweed


    Mediator and panellist, JAMS International

  • Sport and equalities minister

    My legal life: Helen Grant

    9 December 2013

    Sport and equalities minister

  • David Pester

    David Pester

    18 November 2013

    TLT’s managing partner talks about expanding the national firm in a recession and learning from other sectors.

  • Paul Mahoney

    Paul Mahoney

    11 November 2013

    The UK’s judge at the European Court of Human Rights explains how it ‘insures’ nations against ‘backsliding into totalitarian government’.

  • Elkan Abrahamson

    Elkan Abrahamson

    4 November 2013

    The Gazette ’s Legal Personality of the Year reflects on a career spent holding the authorities to account.

  • Antonio Guillen

    My legal life: Antonio Guillen

    28 October 2013

    Head of foreign property, DWF, Manchester.

  • Diana Wallis

    Diana Wallis

    21 October 2013

    The new president of the European Law Institute talks to us about its work and her frustration at trying to win over Eurosceptics.

  • Kath Nicholson

    Kath Nicholson

    14 October 2013

    From humbling the health secretary to high-profile inquests, Lewisham Council’s legal chief has centre stage in the London borough’s life.

  • David Frei

    David Frei

    30 September 2013

    The legal services director for the United Synagogue, talks about the work of the Beth Din, managing cemeteries and lobbying government.

  • Ian Gatt

    Ian Gatt QC and Dr Mary Bradbury

    2 September 2013

    The pioneers behind Herbert Smith Freehills’ programme to promote mental wellness discuss their work.

  • Alison Saunders, the new director of public prosecutions

    Alison Saunders

    05 August 2013

    Alison Saunders, the next director of public prosecutions, inherits a Crown Prosecution Service whose lawyers have scant faith in its management.