Everyone’s a player

When it comes to legal technology, it’s not just the well-resourced mega firms dipping their toes in the pool. Legal tech solutions must form part…

Dealing with bad bosses

Having a bad boss can have a huge impact on wellbeing and happiness. So how can you manage it?

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: September 2018

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

Bloody terrifying: the modern law graduate experience

Graduate lawyers are being forced to sink or swim – sometimes with devastating consequences.

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: July 2018

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

Ready to defend yourself? The power of the file note

A lack of file notes is a significant handicap in presenting a successful defence on behalf of an insured. By JANICE PURVIS.

I am not a resource. I am a human being.

Referring to lawyers as “resources” rather than acknowledging and investing in them as talented human beings is the scourge of commercial law firms, writes an…

Clarifying your (evolving) retainer

The retainer agreement is the best evidence of the parties’ intention and the client’s instructions at the time the scope of the work was agreed…

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: November 2016

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

7 ways to maximise the Millennial Effect

If we believed everything we read about Millenials, or “Gen Y”, we’d have organisations full of self-entitled, narcissistic, lazy people who have zero loyalty.