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  • Innovation within the legal profession, is it really needed?

    • 2 Jul 2014
    • David Harris, Carbon Law Partners

    Over the past decade the legal services market has undergone more change than over the past century. The 2007 Legal Services Act saw the introduction of Alternative Business Structures allowing non-lawyers to own and invest in law firms.

  • Why in-house lawyers at football clubs are key

    • 1 Jul 2014
    • Laurence Simons

    Former European and premier league champions, Chelsea FC, have appointed their first ever Head of Legal. James Bonington, the former head of legal at the FA, has taken up the same post at Chelsea after the club created the position for the first time.

  • Conveyancing lawyers in demand

    • 30 Jun 2014

    If your legal expertise is in property and conveyancing it's an ideal time to plan your next move because your skills are a hot commodity in the legal recruitment market.

  • Making Partner (Top tips on career planning to get you there)

    • 25 Jun 2014
    • David Harris, Carbon Law Partners

    Partnership is seen as the ultimate destination for lawyers in private practice and I'm frequently asked what tips can give I to an aspiring partner.

  • Creating a sustainable marketing and business development team

    • 24 Jun 2014
    • Frosso Miltiadou & Simone Timcke, Anthem Consulting

    Retention of business development staff can be a real issue within law firms. Many roles, particularly at the junior level have a life span of only two years and many people move after this time for career progression.

  • The Value of Overseas Experience in Legal

    • 19 Jun 2014
    • Nico A. Jansen

    This article considers lawyers’ value on the job market, specifically what the potential value of overseas experience is. Creativity, business and marketing theories are combined to find answers to this question.

  • The Changing Landscape of Personal Injury Law

    • 18 Jun 2014
    • Emma Clarke, Legal Consultant at eNL

    The Jackson reforms of April 2013 caused a real shake up and significantly altered the way in which litigation in funded and managed by firms.

  • The State of the Legal Market: June 2014

    • 17 Jun 2014
    • Jane Gaunt, RedLaw Recruitment

    For many the memories of the last boom seem like a distant memory with the recession eclipsing a once prosperous market.