The legal sector needs a greater aptitude for business if lawyers want to help commercial clients with their legal problems, a lawyer warned
International firm Kennedys has opened a new office in Leeds after acquiring Langleys’ 36-strong insurance law practice
Nicola Laver reports on the pro bono challenges for firms in the covid-19 crisis
Radiation sickness sufferers are fighting to have their condition recognised as a disability, as Jessica Learmond-Criqui explains
Chris Marston shares the experts’ top tips for a successful strategy for the future
Solicitors vote for term limits and constituency reforms for Law Society governing council, making 23 council members ineligible to stand for reelection
The Justice Secretary’s announcement of further delay to the whiplash reforms has been met with mixed reactions within the sector
The CJC has published its long-awaited report on guideline hourly rates (GHR), setting out recommendations for a simplified scheme and 'modest” increa
The president of the Family Division has made clear that longer court hours are not sustainable long-term, and normal sitting hours are 10.00am to 4.30pm
The Law Society has stressed that safety must be prioritised, after Lord Chief Justice Lord Burnett said the courts and tribunals must continue to function
Millions of leaseholders will have a new right to extend their lease by up to 990 years at zero ground rent, government has announced.
A sole practitioner has been struck off for dishonesty after using client money to pay off his firm’s debts
Firms and freelance solicitors have until Sunday 10 January to check whether any of their tax advice work falls within the new definition for money-laundering purposes
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