- Thursday, 23 March 2017
Foreign lawyers are poised to poach international litigants and unseat London as the pre-eminent global centre for dispute resolution under the cover of Brexit, according to the Lord Chief Justice in a wide-ranging and outspoken appearance before the House of Lords constitution committee in which he was critical of the government.
Tags: Article 50, Brexit, judiciary, Lord Chief Justice
Posted in Latest news
- Monday, 16 January 2017
US law firms will have less incentive to employ UK-qualified lawyers as a way to access European market and the UK solicitor title will become less desirable after a hard Brexit, the Law Society has warned. In any event, transitional arrangements to ensure continuity if negotiations are not concluded with two years after article 50 is triggered are essential,
Tags: Article 50, Brexit, Law Society, practising rights
Posted in Latest news, Solicitors