Tag: Barristers

‘Against all odds — my journey to the Bar’

Henderson Chambers' Isha Shakir talks cases, work-life balance and ‘fish and chip Fridays’

3 days ago

Historic firsts mark swearing-in of new Lord Chancellor

Shabana Mahmood swore oath on the Qur’an in ceremony conducted by Lady Chief Justice

6 days ago

Starmer selects new Lord Chancellor and Attorney General

Barristers Shabana Mahmood MP and Richard Hermer KC

Jul 8 2024 11:46am

Henry Hendron disbarred

Bar Tribunal finally acts

Jul 5 2024 3:21pm

Judge jailed for role in £1.8m legal aid fraud

Worked with group of 'corrupt legal professionals'

Jun 28 2024 8:44am

The general election could see another lawyer PM. But will it make a difference to lawyers’ lives?

Polly Botsford looks at legally trained PMs of the past and the potential impact of Starmer in No.10

Jun 14 2024 8:06am

Lawyer transforms Zoom workwear with the ‘facsuit’

Perfect for the WFH solicitor in your life

Jun 3 2024 8:49am

Land law update: seabed is not land

High Court ruling

May 28 2024 8:44am

Could we soon be saying bye-bye to barristers’ wigs?

Bar Council working group reviews future of court dress

May 21 2024 8:45am

And the winners of the Legal Cheek Awards 2024 are…

Who won what: revealed 🏆

May 17 2024 3:48pm

What went down at LegalEdCon 2024

Legal Cheek's annual conference gathered together key figures from across the profession to discuss skills gaps, innovations, apprenticeships, SQE and more

May 17 2024 11:33am

Tech’s role in boosting access to justice among key themes for 2024 Pro Bono Week

Annual programme of events runs later this year

May 17 2024 8:58am