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When crime no longer pays

John Scott QC, a defence solicitor for 30 years whose firm is downsizing due to economic pressures, talks about the existential threat to the sector – and some highlights in a high-profile career

Hold tight for Brexit

Negative predictions for the business outlook; limited rewards at the smallest firms; and a mixed picture regarding gender trends: the results of the 2018 Journal employment survey of the profession

Debt: finding the right formula

Further amendments to the Debt Arrangement Scheme come into force this month, some of them reversing previous changes that have had unintended effects

The thick of it

Having to look for work for the first time in many years, our author found himself charting a course through an unfamiliar world, compared with his early career experience

Private revolution

Robots and blockchain in the world of private client? The author is fairly sure these, and more, will be a feature of solicitors’ work within the next 10 years

Where have all the new firms gone?

After a fallow period, are more solicitors again willing to try starting their own practice? Some who have recently taken the plunge have found it a positive experience

New specialist land registration practice launches

In association with Lexares LLP: Frances Rooney sets out on her own

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