HR survey: Charles Russell

Sign in or register to continue reading.

Gain access to the latest news from The Lawyer.com, our jobs board, career insight and much more.

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

HighQ launches AI survey, aiming to sift through the hype

When it comes to artificial intelligence in the legal industry, the number of platform options are soaring with almost 70 companies focused on creating AI-enabled legal technology solutions, according to a LawGeex report. It’s also clear that firms and other businesses will want to evaluate and invest in multiple AI platforms to solve different problems, […]

Angola: The Mining Law Review

By João Afonso Fialho, Ângela Viana Angola is one of the greatest diamond producers in the world and has extensive reserves of valuable natural resources, notably diamonds, gold, iron ore, phosphates, copper, manganese, and many other mineral resources. Unfortunately, the civil war (1975–2002) had a tremendous impact on the mining industry, which was basically put […]

Benefits and perils of permanent health schemes in employment contracts

In the recent case of Awan v. ICTS UK Ltd [2018] 11WLUK 385 (Simler J, President) the EAT confirmed and strengthened previous decisions (Aspden v. Webbs Poultry [1996] IRLR 251, Briscoe v. Lubrizol Ltd[2002] IRLR 607, amongst others) To the effect that a term will be implied into contracts of employment that “once the employee has become entitled to […]

Canadian securities regulators concern on problematic promotional activities by issuers

By Brett A. Kagetsu, Denis G. Silva A recent announcement by Canadian securities regulators demonstrates their growing concern with biased promotional materials, and highlights the risks to issuers when engaging with prospective investors. The regulators state that they are seeing promotional activities by issuers that are either untrue or unbalanced to such a degree that […]

Imprisonment fears allayed for arbitrators and experts involved in UAE-Seated arbitrations

By Courtney Rothery, Robyn Waller Imprisonment fears have been allayed for arbitrators and party-appointed experts involved in UAE-seated arbitrations following the latest amendments to Article 257 of the UAE Penal Code. THE PREVIOUS WORDING OF ARTICLE 257 OF THE UAE PENAL CODE In October 2016 arbitrators and party-appointed experts involved in UAE-seated arbitrations (who may or may not […]

Recommended

HR survey: Lewis Silkin

HR headRuth Willis. Trainee retention rate 67 per cent. Assistant attrition rate10 per cent. Salary rangeNQ – £43,000-£63,000;7PQE – £76,000. BonusesOffered biannually to fee-earners on fees billed over a 1,200 hours target. Value range relates to fees billed: between 1,200 and 1,300 hours the value is 10 per cent of fees billed; 1,300-1,400 hours is […]

Summer interns? The jury’s out

This year’s summer placements have arrived. Nick Hood examines the pros and cons Partners at firms of all sizes are currently either delighted by the efforts of their summer interns or, in some cases, regretting the day they took them on. Fresh-faced young people, most with scant understanding of legal practice, will have their first […]

New accounting standard is left hanging as firms cite confusion

Law firms are ignoring the changes introduced last year to how they account for revenue because of the unprecedented level of confusion about the new rules. A string of firms that have reported figures have made no adjustment as a result of the introduction of a controversial new rule last November, which provides for earlier […]

Lovells’ MacDonagh to stand down as managing partner one year early

Lovells managing partner Lesley MacDonagh is to hand over the reins a year earlier than planned. The surprise decision was communicated to partners by email last Friday morning (9 July). MacDonagh is regarded as having transformed the firm and was elected unopposed to the managing partner role three times in succession. It comes just 10 […]

1

Bari-tones

By day he’s a barrister at 10 King’s Bench Walk. By night, Orlando Gibbons sheds his lawyer’s gowns and emerges as “the most stunning jazz singer” (at least according to a mate he does). Gibbons’ talents were on show last Tuesday (6 July) at the Middle Temple Garden Party. Gibbons’ second CD, Days of Wine […]

Recruit legal talent

Get your role in front of over 300,000 legal professionals when you advertise with The Lawyer. Our team of experts provide bespoke solutions to help solve all your recruitment challenges.

Find out more

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here