Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

We recently published an updated Scottish sectoral AML risk assessment, which included information on clients and business matters with links to higher risk jurisdictions, which currently include China.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

The announced freeze on spending in the justice sector will worsen the existing crisis, and something will have to give

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Our Head of International, Adam Marks, provides an update on international trade deals following the UK's exit from the EU and the opportunities these may present for the profession.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Alex Ruck Keene QC (Hon) shares his thoughts (and a QR code) in advance of his presentation at the World Congress on Adult Capacity in Edinburgh on Tuesday 7-Thursday 9 June 2022.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Third-year law student Harley Kirk shares her experience of the difficulties securing a summer placement, and reminds other students to not compare their experiences to others.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

There could at last be public sympathy for action taken by legal aid lawyers in support of their campaign for adequate rates

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Stuart Murdoch, now a Partner at DLA Piper, won the In-house Lawyers Committee’s first ever In-house Rising Star Award in 2013. We speak to him about what it meant to win the award, and why recognising talent in the legal profession has never been more important.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Gavin Davies, Secretary to the Law Society of Scotland Policy Intellectual Property Sub-Committee reflects on the importance of properly protecting Intellectual Property rights and explores the wide-ranging impacts of their infringement.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

In the final blog of our series for Stress Awareness Month, Ashleigh Halpin, HR and Mindfulness consultant, offers an insight into mindfulness and how it can help with stress.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Competition in legal recruitment is creating issues for smaller firms, and increasing the pay gap between defence lawyers and the rest

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

In the second of our blogs to mark Stress Awareness Month, Laura Meldrum discusses how her traumatic personal circumstances also presented challenges at work.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

To mark Stress Awareness Month this April, a number of our members will be sharing their wisdom and experiences of stress, including the causes and strategies to deal with it. In the first of the series Catherine Hart, Partner at Digby Brown, explains how using the stress bucket metaphor has helped her manage it.