More articles by Nicola Laver

Sharp increase in anxious lawyers asking for help

LawCare has reported a sharp increase in legal professionals asking for help because of anxiety during 2020

28 Jan 2021

Payment proposals for criminal lawyers 'favour prosecution'

There are warnings that plans for criminal lawyers to be paid for work done before suspects are charged could tip the scales in favour of the prosecution

27 Jan 2021

Lawyers' salaries stagnated in 2020

Research reveals lawyers’ salaries have stagnated and there was a 4.8% increase in lawyers seeking new work 2020

26 Jan 2021

Fines for transparency breaches

Ten law firms have been sanctioned by the regulator for breaches of the transparency rules in the first three weeks of 2021

22 Jan 2021

Review your AML policies, Law Society warns firms

Solicitors must review their anti-money laundering policies in light of definitive new guidance, the Law Society has warned

20 Jan 2021

Mentoring: No man is an island

In the first of a two-part feature on mentoring, Nicola Laver examines the importance of informal mentoring

20 Jan 2021

Critical system failure: no CJS recovery without government support

The risks facing the criminal justice system have reached a critical point, a report warns

19 Jan 2021

Insurance ruling spares UK ‘fatal, economic misery’

Insurers face a huge bill following the long-awaited Supreme Court ruling that they must pay companies forced to close during the first national pande

18 Jan 2021

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