The Law Business: 14th to 20th October

Welcome to the year's 41th edition of the weekly 'Law Business' column brought to you by the SundayLawReview team. 

The purpose of this column is to take a serious look at what happened in the business of law within UK as reported by online legal publications throughout last week.

The most interesting articles on developments, compliance, business of law within UK or as well as international developments of interest to UK law firms and legal practioners: 
Interviews, features and obituaries of Lawyers: 

  • 'No more the meek & mild subservience', arise Madam Counsel | TheLawMap Interview with Jane Needham SC, Senior Vice President, NSW Australia Bar Association 
  • 'To be left alone is the most precious thing one can ask of the modern world' | TheLawMap Interview with Dr. Paul Bernal, Lectuer at the University of East Anglia Law School
  • In-house interview: GC Simon Dowler of legal team at software house Misys | The Lawyer 
  • Weekender Interview: Florian Schmidt-Gabain, lawyer, 31 

Interesting articles on the study of law, legal training, pupillage, associates, legal academia & law students: 

Articles of the week:

The UK and international articles of the week are pieces selected by @TheLawMap tweeting team based on recommendations from friends and followers of daily law news blog.

Lawyers, Law Firms, Chambers & ABS in the news this week: 
Friday 18th October
Thursday 17th October
Wednesday 16th October
Tuesday 15th October
Monday 14th October


We would like to thank all the publications cited in this week's column. Please notify via @TheLawMap Twitter handle of any errors or omissions.


TheLawMap Publications at a glance: - Daily Law News Archive - Weekly Law Business News Blog
Saturday Law Interview - Weekly interview with a legal mind on Law, Life & Society
Wig - Daily Newspaper Focusing on Law & Society
MetaLawIndex - Informal Blog chronicling life behind the scene at LawNewsIndex & Twitter