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Company set up by solicitor can be victim of age discrimination, says EAT in “hugely significant” ruling

A company set up by a senior solicitor to be a member of his firm’s limited liability partnership can be the victim of age discrimination, the president of the Employment Appeal Tribunal has ruled. It is believed to be the first discrimination case brought by a company.

September 29th, 2015 | No Comments »

Large law firms lag behind accountants in advice for retiring partners

Only a few large law firms are providing structured retirement advice for their partners, a report has found – unlike the big accountancy firms. The study, of 28 top 100 firms, found three with formal internal schemes.

September 7th, 2015 | No Comments »

Grey, shy and retiring? Not us!

Patricia Wheatley Burt (FCIPD), a director of Legal Futures Associate Trafalgar, argues that firms need to develop strategies to retain older lawyers, for everyone’s benefit.

March 3rd, 2010 | 2 Comments »