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Exclusive: DLA Piper’s regional trainees fume over pay slapdown
Secondment uplift axed (but there are quite a few other perks) ... read more > (16 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm Website: Alpaca whole lotta puns in here
Spits on your website ... read more > (15 comments)
Slaughter and May retains 86% qualifying trainees
Decent ... read more > (3 comments)
Redundancies at Ince & Co, CMS and Ashurst
Mergers and business reviews end in staff cull ... read more >
Law firms dominate LGBT awards
The rainbow profession ... read more > (6 comments)
Pinsent Masons bollocked by judge for "shameful behaviour"
Mauled grieving family ... read more > (4 comments)
Slaughters sues ex-client for unpaid fees of $2.16 million
Will use an exquisite cricket bat ... read more > (6 comments)
Macfarlanes unveils huge profits
£1.7mil per equity partner ... read more > (3 comments)
Clifford Chance, Freshfields, A&O and HSF post juicy partner profits
A lot of moolah ... read more > (8 comments)
Slater and Gordon slammed with fine of £80k for disclosure breach
Quindell purchase problems rumbles on ... read more > (4 comments)
Bonkers website: Law firm in crazy golf video
Amazing scenes ... read more > (12 comments)
Clifford Chance loses X gender case
Cis white male Magneto nowhere to be seen ... read more > (6 comments)
Bras bust feng shui in Honkers
Stupid litigation of the week ... read more > (2 comments)
Porn star twin ‘lawyers’ sentenced
Tanning privileges suspended ... read more > (4 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm Website: Bully for you
The only firm with official nicknames ... read more > (5 comments)
Female solicitors outnumber men for first time
Males retreat to the safety of the inner keep (the partnership) ... read more > (17 comments)
Exclusive: JP Morgan expels seconded Weil lawyers
After one of them sent secret papers to a partner ... read more > (14 comments)
Lawyer skimmed off money from client accounts
Now struck off ... read more >
Exclusive: Trowers & Hamlins suffers Middle East exodus
Crying PAs and fleeing bosses ... read more > (25 comments)
Exclusive: Ince & Co making dozens redundant
Restructuring equals pain ... read more > (3 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm Website: Honey Badger and Lilly the Wonderdog
Comical ... read more >
Shamed lawyer released early from prison
Board said that it was "unlikely indeed" that anyone would trust him with their money ... read more >
Client fined for defaming his ex-lawyers
Conman with over 200 convictions slammed by judge ... read more >
Solicitor sentenced for stalking a law student
Slapped with 180 hours of community service ... read more > (6 comments)
Lawyer given suspended sentence for stealing $180,000 from parishioner
Where there's a will ... read more >
Exclusive: Bloggers offered £50 to say nice things about Slater and Gordon
Desperate marketing of the week ... read more > (11 comments)
Lawyer denies selfie-stick pervert shocka
Everybody needs good neighbours ... read more > (6 comments)
Exclusive: Dentons punishes trainees for snooping on NQ plans
When getting an edge on your rivals goes too far ... read more > (34 comments)
New Zealand lawyer convicted of fraud in human trafficking case
Wrote false information on visa applications ... read more >
Lawyer struck off after $60,000 bung to minister
Long fight to keep on the roll finally ends ... read more >
Japanese lawyer files appeal to have Beatles footage released
Try and see it his way ... read more > (1 comment)
Sex workers turned lawyers face jail in Dubai
Accused of scrapping with a policewoman ... read more > (5 comments)
Exclusive - 80 Ashurst secretaries in redundancy consultation
Up to 80% of London and Middle East PAs to lose their jobs ... read more > (20 comments)
Tribunal fines Corrs partner for padding his hours
While Corrs paralegal is sentenced to jail for huge fraud ... read more > (6 comments)
Lawyer suspended for inappropriate questions in molestation case
Asked victim to stand up in court so he could examine her breasts ... read more >
Exclusive: Ince & Co sacks trainee for poor performance mid contract
Partner dobs him in over drinks ... read more > (14 comments)
Lawyer sues Woolworths for $1.3m after slipping on an onion
But defendant lawyers accuse her of harassment ... read more > (10 comments)
Lawyer struck off by Law Society for his involvement in $40m fraud
Law Society says it was "almost inevitable" ... read more >
Exclusive: Clifford Chance partner used office for sex "multiple times"
When you gotta go ... read more > (10 comments)
BPP tells students not to wear "Kinky boots"
Exhibits disgust for the filth of modern times ... read more > (5 comments)
Lawyer being sued for allegedly stealing $10 million
Accused of using money to fund his gambling addiction ... read more >
Firms fail consistency test on gender pay gap
This won't do at all ... read more > (2 comments)
Clifford Chance, NRF and Pinsents reveal partnership gender pay gap
After profession blasted for lack of transparency ... read more > (4 comments)
CMS kicks out Singapore Managing Partner and reports him to the SRA
Exact details shrouded in secrecy, for now ... read more > (8 comments)
HSF sacks top partner after accusations of harassment
Firm investigated after several staff complained ... read more > (4 comments)
Lawyer fined $28,000 for bullying
Slammed by committee ... read more > (1 comment)
Lawyer fined for offensive comments to police officers
Tribunal unimpressed by lawyer's sweary outburst ... read more >
Solicitor quits law to become a clown
And will work in hospitals: a nice jester ... read more > (3 comments)
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The court artist revisits a court case on art forgery ... read more >
Firms seek to justify paying women less as gender pay gaps revealed
Slaughter and May, Ashurst, A&O, HSF, Linklaters and Mishcon slide over their yawning gap stats ... read more > (39 comments)
Russell McVeagh appoints investigator to review sexual harassment claims
As allegations of sex on the boardroom table emerge ... read more >
University law camp criticised for mock sexual assault sketch
Ex-student alleges that students watched strange sketch ... read more >
Lawyer charged with stealing $10 million
Allegedly impersonated clients for the fraud ... read more >
University cancels law camp after complaints of inappropriate activities
Alcohol-fuelled camp involved nude drinking games and jelly wrestling ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
White, male partner tries hard to be diverse. And C4 wants lawyers for TV show "Hunted" ... read more >
Firm of the Year 2018 Management: 70-80%
Divine ... read more > (1 comment)
Second leak catches Mossack Fonseca in panic mode
"WE LOOK LIKE F***ING AMATEURS" ... read more > (2 comments)
Firm of the Year 2018 Management: Under 60%
A 2020 strategy with 1/10 vision ... read more > (11 comments)
Jones Day helps under-fire billionaires hide their missing jet
Fails to dislcose location to bank ... read more > (3 comments)
Clifford Chance delights clients with Dawn Raid app
Like Tinder but for new doors ... read more >

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