Family: Home sums

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and in-depth research.

View our subscription options

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

View our subscription options

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

So, what actually is employee engagement?

Employee engagement is about how we as business owners create the conditions in which our staff offer up more of their capability and potential. David Macleod, Engage for Success It may seem like a simple question. We certainly know employee engagement is a key focus for the vast majority of HR Directors, CEOs and CHROs […]

More doom and gloom in the buy-to-let market

By Karl Anders, Owen Ormond, Zoe McLean-Wells The prediction of crisis within the buy-to-let market appears to be coming to fruition-we have seen the release of figures showing a 40% jump in the number of private landlords’ properties being repossessed by lenders in the third quarter of 2019. In April 2019 we reported on the […]

Recommended

Rothschilds scoops Speechly partner to head trust business

Rothschild Private Banking and Trust has appointed former Speechly Bircham partner Andrew Penney as a managing director and head of the trust business’s London office. This marks a return to the company for Penney, who spent six years at Rothschild Trust before joining Speechly Bircham in 2001. Penney, who worked in Speechly Bircham’s private client […]

Sitting targets

Another day, another environmental initiative. This time Beachcroft is aiming to reduce its carbon footprint by 5 per cent. A mere 5 per cent? Don’t chortle. Beachcroft already has one of the lowest carbon footprints in the legal market (see story). And the latest in another long line of IT press releases masquerading as green […]

Ashurst snares A&P IT star for India group

Ashurst has expanded its growing India group with the hire of former Arnold & Porter partner Murali Neelakantan as a partner in its corporate department and head of the firm’s India group. Neelakantan advises on a wide range of India-related matters, ranging from Indian securities regulation and M&A to real estate and offshore funds. Commenting […]

Shopaholics

Forum shopping in divorce cases is becoming ever-more popular. And the world’s favourite shopping mall? England, of course. By Nigel Shepherd and Alison Bull England, traditionally home to fish and chips and warm beer, can also now lay claim to being the home of divorce. For wives or husbands used to having the best that […]

English lawyers take the high road

A poor work-life balance and the high cost of living is leading English lawyers to head north of the border to practise, according to Scottish law firms and recruiters. Alison Burgin, head of legal recruitment at Badenoch & Clark, said Scotland has seen an influx of City lawyers upping sticks to northern legal centres such […]

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

View our subscription options

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