Tag: Law Society

City firms urged to save Ince trainees

Question mark over future of embattled firm

Sep 1 2023 11:26am

Government launches taskforce against ‘crooked’ immigration lawyers

Announcement draws criticism from profession

Aug 8 2023 11:45am

ULaw tutor on course to become Law Society president

Lawyer-turned-lecturer Mark Evans will take the top spot in 2025 after being appointed deputy-vice president

Aug 4 2023 11:48am

Government launches free legal advice scheme for homeowners and renters at risk of eviction

Law Society highlights concerns over effectiveness

Aug 4 2023 8:53am

Law Society recommends 10% pay rise for trainee solicitors

£26,068 in London and £23,122 elsewhere

Aug 1 2023 9:13am

Climate change ‘valid’ reason for law firms to reject clients, says Law Society

New Chancery Lane guidance offers eco advice and warns against greenwashing

Apr 19 2023 11:18am

Tribunal clears former Law Society President of misconduct

Edwin Coe senior partner David Greene 'pleased to draw a line under the whole 10-year episode'

Dec 13 2022 10:59am

Judiciary won’t be ‘fully representative’ of society until 2149

120-year wait "unacceptable", says new Law Society president

Oct 27 2022 11:58am

History made as Law Society installs first Asian and Muslim president

Lubna Shuja says she will focus on improving the justice system, upholding the rule of law and supporting her fellow solicitors

Oct 13 2022 11:53am

Striking criminal barristers to vote on government legal aid offer

£54 million pay package follows 'constructive talks'

Sep 29 2022 3:34pm

Law Society recommends 4% salary increase for rookie solicitors

£23,703 in London and £21,024 elsewhere

Aug 5 2022 9:54am

Criminal law not an attractive long-term career, say 81% of junior lawyers

Low pay 👎 long hours 👎 poor work-life balance 👎

May 31 2022 1:17pm

‘The overall culture in law is damaging many junior lawyers’, JLD chair warns

Mental Health Awareness Week prompts renewed calls for change as wellbeing charity LawCare extends online support

May 10 2022 8:40am

Russian invasion prompts CMS, Bakers and Dentons to close Kyiv offices

International law firms take decisive action

Feb 24 2022 1:05pm

Criminal barristers vote to take action if government does not increase legal aid

'Justice system on its knees', say bar leaders

Jan 18 2022 10:35am