Ethics, professionalism and judgement

Unrepresented

Litigants in person are getting a raw deal. Catherine Baksi reports

08 Jul 2020

Don’t bank on it

Firms can inadvertently provide banking facilities in breach of the rules, as Max Masters and Merete Poulson explain

01 Jul 2020

Three-pronged approach to profession’s recovery launched by Law Society

A new campaign to help the  profession play its part in the country’ economic recovery from the pandemic has been launched by the Law Society

30 Jun 2020

Exaggerating inequalities

It would be disastrous if hard-won progress on diversity is lost because of the impact of the pandemic on women in law, says Dana Denis-Smith

24 Jun 2020

The acid test

Regulatory fallout is a given right now but high standards are still expected, says Susanna Heley 

08 Jun 2020

Attorney General formally reported to BSB

Attorney General Suella Braverman MP has been reported to the BSB following recent comments about Dominic Cummings, Solicitors Journal has learned

05 Jun 2020

Profession condemns George Floyd death

Professional bodies have responded to the death of George Floyd in police custody in Minnesota last week

04 Jun 2020

Covid-19: coping with the upheaval

Having our routine upended by the pandemic is stressful, but acknowledging your feelings in response is important, says Elizabeth Rimmer

03 Jun 2020