End Of The Day Round-Up

Boris: “If you want to take him to cleaners, take him to cleaners in London” [The Lawyer] Legal Cheek editor hit by cruising slur in wake of College of Law cottaging story [Jon Harman via Twitter] ‘Think like a lawyer’: the game [LexisNexis] Lord Judge, Lord Chief Justice, to retire next summer [Judiciary of England… Read more »

The ‘Hilarious’ Video Craze Sweeping Law

There’s currently a fad among lawyers to craft – and sometimes tragically star in – spoof videos. We know this because we keep getting sent them, accompanied by notes urging us to share the hilarity with our readers. Well, be careful what you wish for… Fouled-mouthed ex-Linklaters solicitor Nick West and his “goes viral” dream…. Read more »

Can Law Student Who Sent Racist Tweets Be Rehabilitated?

This week, LexisNexis PR specialists Simon Goldie and Melissa Higgs visit Legal Cheek HQ, where they share their advice on managing an online public profile with journalist Alex Aldridge and employment lawyer Kevin Poulter. In the wake of Lord Neuberger’s comments criticising judges for appearing on MasterChef, the quartet discuss how far lawyers and law… Read more »