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Feature: How to be Persuasive in Court by Iain Morley (Advocacy Skills)

3 comments, posted on February 25, 2013

Iain Morley is a barrister and practices in criminal law from chambers at 23 Essex Street, London. Author of ‘The Devil’s Advocate’ (Sweet and Maxwell), the definitive title on Advocacy Skills. TOP TIP ONE When speaking, SPEAK FROM YOUR LUNGS, […]

Hot Lips: A Career in Legal Information

No comments, posted on November 23, 2012

Katharine Jackson, Legal Research Librarian at Oxford University, and Natasha Choolhun, Library Co-ordinator at the College of Law discuss working as Legal information professionals (LIPs). You may not be aware of it, but legal information professionals will be supporting you from […]

Legal Market Round-up: October 2012

No comments, posted on October 30, 2012

Defamation cases down due to Leveson and privacy laws. Defamation cases fell by 15 per cent in the past year due to the scrutiny of the media and an increasing use of privacy law, research suggests. There were 71 defamation court […]

Get certified in Westlaw UK now

10 comments, posted on October 30, 2012

We’ve just launched our new Westlaw UK certification training modules – available now, online, wherever you are.  Westlaw UK Certification Training gives you an interactive walk-through of Westlaw UK with the option to then test your skills and become Certified. First, we’ll take you […]

Legal Market Round-up: August 2012

No comments, posted on August 8, 2012

The UK government has announced it will be pouring £1m into a new apprenticeship programme which will allow wannabe lawyers to train as paralegals without the need for a degree. The paralegal programme, to be provided by Pearson, will be […]

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