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KC appointments decline again as 95 take silk

The Lord Chancellor has announced a total of 95 new King’s Counsel, meaning the number of barristers to receive silk status has fallen for the second year in a row. The latest cohort is 5.9 per cent smaller than the 101 barristers promoted in 2021, which at the time marked a 13 per cent dip […]

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UK law firm set to acquire Ince Group

UK firm Axiom DWFM is set to acquire The Ince Group, which was placed into administration this month. Ince said it intended to bring in the administrators following a year of audit delays, asset sales and a suspension of its shares. The group is to be sold to Axiom DWFM following weeks of speculation. In […]