Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

In the second in our series looking at flexible working, John Grady, a partner in Shepherd and Wedderburn’s regulation and markets team, explains why working flexibly is about much more than childcare and the positive influence it's had on his working life.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

In the first of our series of blogs focusing on flexible working, Lindsey Cartwright, a partner with Morton Fraser and Accredited Specialist in Employment Law, shares her reasons for working flexibly and how it can work for everyone.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

With law fair season upon us, our Careers and Outreach Coordinator Georgia Turnbull offers her top tips on how to get the most out of them.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Alasdair Cameron is a recent graduate from Edinburgh University's Global Environmental and Climate Change Legal Masters Course and now works at the Law Society of England & Wales as their first Climate Change Resource Adviser within their Policy Team. In his blog, Alasdair discusses his academic trajectory as a recent law graduate entering the field of climate change policy.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Following our conference on Policing operations and COP26, our Policy Executive Gillian Mawdsley blogs about some of the issues to consider and highlights some cases arising from individuals making a protest.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

The draft rules for holding civil court hearings remotely go further than may feel comfortable with – is there a justification?

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Melissa Laurie, newly qualified solicitor in the TMIC team at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, reflects on her experience of returning to the office.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

What happens in the rare occurrences when traineeships go wrong and employers or trainees seek to end the training contract early? Our Head of Education Rob Marrs explains what's involved in the process, why it might (and might not) happen and dispels some common myths.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Plans to cut criminal case backlogs need proper consultation with defence lawyers – and a drive to make best use of their time

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Ally Thomson, Director of Hey Legal, the training and resources platform for the Scottish legal community, examines the many benefits that trainees can bring to a firm or organisation and its employees.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

Claire McIntyre, a part-time LLB student with the Open University, talks about her experience of volunteering with the university and Environmental Law Foundation as part of a climate change research project.

Regaining a sense of connectivity, certainty and control

For its positive, dynamic vibe of today, the Society has much to thank Lorna Jack for