Legal Industry Updates

July 6, 2020

The Future of Reader-friendly Policies

Dilara Devin explores how Browne Jacobson LLP and the University of Nottingham have collaborated to find out what makes a policy document more comprehensible and share […]
July 3, 2020

Allison Bailey v Stonewall

Allison Bailey, a criminal defence barrister of Garden Court Chambers, has been engaged in a discrimination row with Stonewall and her chambers. Whilst her CrowdJustice page […]
July 1, 2020

Pupillage in Lockdown – the Challenges Faced by Pupil Barristers

Neide Lemos writes about pupillage in lockdown, the new ‘second six’ experience and the challenges that budding barristers may face.   For years we have seen […]
June 29, 2020

Lockdown, Mental Health and Remote Working – The Future of the Legal Industry

Trinity Batt explores the impact of lockdown and remote working on the mental health of lawyers and the productivity of the legal industry. The disruption caused […]
June 29, 2020

Artificial Intelligence and the Law

Andrew Chan discusses Yuval Noah Harari's description of lawyers as a “useless class” of workers that will eventually be taken over by artificial intelligence. A thought-provoking read!
June 27, 2020

Here Come The Girls: ‘Ivy & Normanton’, The First Female Legal Outfitter

Following over one hundred years of women in the legal profession, a clothing company dedicated to female lawyers has finally been launched – set up by […]
June 22, 2020

BLM and the Legal Profession: Tackling Racism and Increasing Cultural Diversity

The Black Lives Matter movement has radically resurged in 2020, as a result of a viral video capturing the death of George Floyd at the hands […]
April 30, 2020
Law school

Litigation in the Future – Virtual Trials and Internet Courts

Mayank Tripathi looks at the development of virtual trials and what this could mean for the future.
February 26, 2020
legal tech

The Legal Tech Race: How Law Firms are Harnessing the Latest Innovations

As any student lawyer will know, legal tech is an increasingly important area for law firms looking to stand out in the competitive legal services market. […]