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Can third party litigation funding provide access to justice and put claimants in a stronger bargaining position? Are worries about loss of case control and regulation exaggerated? This report examines the rise and popularity of litigation funding and...
14 May 2015 | 15:05
Dinah Rose QC warns against a career at the Bar for all but the most committed as she discusses her life and the profession ahead of a charity theatre production
03 Mar 2015 | 12:31 |
This video looks at Thomson Reuters' innovative e-book platform ProView, for which the company was recently honoured with a British Legal Award for Supplier of the Year.
16 Feb 2015 | 13:49 |
Issacs' departure from BLP follows the loss of the firm's former arbitration head Nicholas Fletcher
30 Jan 2015 | 11:40 |
Lord Grabiner's cross-examination yesterday (21 January) by the Treasury Select Committee investigating the Bank of England's role in the foreign exchange scandal provides an interesting opportunity to reflect on barristers, costs and the influence of...
22 Jan 2015 | 16:20
Attendees at the 2014 Trust & Estates Litigation Forum - including Elspeth Talbot Rice QC of XXIV Old Buildings, Baker & McKenzie trust disputes head Anthony Poulton and Shan Warnock-Smith QC of Five Stone Buildings - discuss the appeal of the annual ...
19 Jan 2015 | 10:28 |
Clifford Chance (CC), Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Hogan Lovells among five law firms securing Queen's Counsel (QCs) in the 2015 silk round.
14 Jan 2015 | 12:51 |
Long-form pieces on Addleshaw Goddard, Kirkland & Ellis, Weil Gotshal & Manges and associate pay were among the best read analytical articles published on Legal Week in 2014.
23 Dec 2014 | 00:10 |
This online hub, in association with Vannin Capital, will provide a one-stop resource for all the latest developments shaping the litigation and dispute resolution market...
25 Nov 2014 | 10:01
More than ever, today's younger barristers recognise that a place in chambers – a traditionally independent and self-employed gig – is part of an increasingly interdependent and demanding world.
21 Nov 2014 | 00:05 |
Clifford Chance's (CC) former head of VAT Etienne Wong has taken up a fast-track pupillage at Tax Chambers, 15 Old Square, in an unusual career move for a City law firm partner.
30 Oct 2014 | 00:22 |
In this article, first published on The Justice Gap, Felicity Gerry looks back at the lessons learned from the Oscar Pistorius trial
19 Sep 2014 | 17:34
This summer, some of the editors of the UKSC Blog were invited to the UK Supreme Court (UKSC) to meet and interview Lord Neuberger. We think our discussions were pretty interesting; the highlights of which are set out below...
18 Sep 2014 | 14:48
Whatever doubts solicitors may entertain about the value of the UK anti-money laundering regime, City firms need to polish up their reporting systems.
10 Sep 2014 | 15:11 |
A group of four leading tax barristers - including QCs Philip Baker and Patrick Way - are leaving Gray's Inn Tax chambers to form a new set.
17 Jul 2014 | 10:16 |
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