TL 21 April 2014

The Lawyer

  • All for one

    21-Apr-2014

    Supreme Court president Lord Neuberger’s focus on collegiate working is resulting in fewer dissenting opinions on the bench

  • How far do you carry the can?

    21-Apr-2014

    Supreme Court ruling may have serious liability implications for lawyers

  • Individualism benefits the bench

    21-Apr-2014

    How much dissent is appropriate? In the Supreme Court, it is a timely question.

  • Moves 21 April

    21-Apr-2014

    SGH Martineau has added partner Neale Downes to its banking team. He joins from Taylor Wessing, where he was a partner

  • Practice management: Back-room boost

    21-Apr-2014

    The focus is firmly on delivering legal services efficiently, and one way firms can achieve this is by improving the skills of their support staff 

  • Savings energy: Fiona Smith, GC at Nest

    21-Apr-2014

    Set up to help with pensions auto-enrolment, Nest has gone from start-up to snaring its millionth member in just 18 months, which suits GC Fiona Smith just fine

  • Switzerland: You can dodge, but you can’t hide

    21-Apr-2014

    As Swiss banks wait for the US authorities’ tax evasion spotlight to fall on them, law firms are drafting in extra staff to cope

  • The trophy lawyers

    21-Apr-2014

    Why well-connected PE partners are worth their weight in gold

  • Turkey Briefing Live: Plane speaking

    21-Apr-2014

    The IMF has slashed its 2014 growth forecast for Turkey from 3.5 to 2.3 per cent. Investors are now hoping the aviation and energy markets will provide some comfort