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Council gives Law Society chiefs a bloody nose

The Law Society council yesterday gave the body’s management a bloody nose after rejecting its proposals to remove representation for groups representing black solicitors, sole practitioners and solicitors working in-house in commerce and industry, and local government.

March 28th, 2013 | No Comments »

Law Society set for conflict with in-house lawyers and sole practitioners, as ‘City conference’ faces axe

Groups representing lawyers in both local government and industry, as well as sole practitioners, face losing their representation on the Law Society’s ruling council, Legal Futures can reveal. We can also report that a conference to engage City lawyers is set to be shelved.

March 6th, 2013 | No Comments »

Kenny urges local authorities to seize ABSs

The chief executive of the Legal Services Board has urged local government lawyers to seize the opportunities presented by the prospective introduction of alternative business structures in mid-2011.

February 18th, 2010 | No Comments »