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    1 year ago

    Solicitors, should you pimp your profiles?

    Until recently Solicitor profiles on the Law Society Find a Solicitor site contained very basic details. The Law Society is now encouraging firms and Solicitors to provide further information...

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    1 year ago

    Work life balance a challenge for young lawyers

    Only 18% of those between 18-24 years 20% of 25-34 year olds think the sector would provide a positive work/life balance the study by ComRes has found.

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    1 year ago

    Top 5 UK law firms worth £29bn

    Shares in Top 50 UK commercial law firm Gateley are trading at an all-time high. Based on the calculation of that valuation, 4 of the top 5 UK law firms by revenue would sit comfortably in the FTSE 100.

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    1 year ago

    UK Lawyers take step to Brexit Proof careers

    Nobody is sticking their heads in the sand but Lawyers have been around for about 800 years, no surprise then to hear that the UK’s law firms and Solicitors are taking steps to Brexit proof their futures.

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    1 year ago

    Big test for legal sector as UK stocks ride the big dipper

    A few months ago we reminded our readers that the health of the legal sector was pretty much determined by the fortunes of the UK and global economies.

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    1 year ago

    Monthly newsletter Touchpoint now read in over 100 countries

    Touchpoint is now read in over 100 countries and across each of the seven continents by a network of nearly 30,000 subscribers working in or orbiting the legal profession.

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    1 year ago

    London Legal Walk on track to break record

    The 2015 walk raised £700,000 and Natalia Rymaszewska, Chief Executive of the London Legal Support Trust is quietly confident the achievement will be eclipsed this year.

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    1 year ago

    Majority of legal professionals against Brexit

    57% of legal professionals want the UK to stay in the European Union and 35% are in favour of Brexit according to a poll undertaken by Douglas Scott

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    1 year ago

    UK Economy holds firm

    The official employment rate is maintaining its record high and is now at 74.2 per cent. To put this in some perspective the French employment rate is currently around 64% and Germany's around 74.4.

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    1 year ago

    Services Industry has the UK economy on its back

    The service industry, which accounts for approximately 78% of UK GDP posted growth of 0.6% in Q1. The rest of the UK economy is struggling.

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    1 year ago

    Record breaking conveyancing surge

    Undoubtedly one of the busiest conveyancing periods ever came to a close last month and new figures suggest Residential Conveyancers are probably still recovering from it.

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    1 year ago

    Who are the premier legal Dealmakers?

    The regional dealmaking picture is starting to take shape. Can anyone do a Leicester? Who will be in the champions league? Managing Consultant Sean Doherty...

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    Luiza Da Costa. Training and Recruitment Officer at Express Solicitors

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