Funding & Costs

UK’s first teaching law firm wins gong for ‘outstanding’ community work 

The UK's first teaching law firm has been recognised for ‘outstanding’ community work across Nottinghamshire
 

BIG LAW SUMMIT: Talk about price and value with clients at the start

Vanessa Ugatti, known as the true worth expert, has challenged the profession to have “the right conversations” about price with clients at the

Law Society action against LAA for failing to consult profession

Law Society lodges judicial review against the LAA for not fairly consulting the profession before deciding to move legal aid cost assessm

04 Sep 2020 | Finance

Better access to legal aid for separated migrant children

Migrant children separated from their parents can now get faster and easier access to legal aid, after new legislation came into forc

25 Oct 2019 | Funding & Costs

One day, a whisper

A diminishing number of clinical negligence lawyers can mount an effective claim today compared to 30 years ago, as Richard Bar

10 Oct 2019 | Clinical negligence

A call to arms

Legal aid appears to have developed a mythical status in the higher courts when deciding the pre-LASPO funding-switch cases, says Jonathan Wheele

11 Sep 2019 | Funding & Costs

Civil Justice Council plans to help vulnerable parties in civil courts

Recommendations on how to support vulnerable claimants and defendants in the civil courts have been put forward by the Civil Justic

10 Sep 2019 | Clinical negligence

Lack of clarity in government response to its consultation on the provision of medical reports

There is insufficient clarity in the government’s response to its consultation on the future provision of medical reports in road traffic accident (R

09 Sep 2019 | Funding & Costs

Prime Minister Johnson urged to place criminal and civil justice at heart of priorities

 
As most people expected, Britain has a new prime minister in Boris Johnson MP and the Law Society immediately sent a plea asking him

26 Jul 2019 | Courts & Judiciary

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