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Exclusive: Details emerge of Clifford Chance witness coaching claims
Witness read from post-it on the stand ... read more >
Lawyer sets up website to share sexual harassment stories
After she was harassed at a law firm ... read more >
Boss of criminal law firm charged with fraud
Former partner of the firm is already in prison ... read more >
Lawyer sent to prison for slashing woman's face with a bottle
Say bye bye to Dubai ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Nice chair, a man should look after his chair ... read more >
Firm leaves bundles of confidential files on public pavement
A relaxed approach to client confidentiality ... read more >
Fraudy lawyer avoids jail
Admitted $3 million fraud, but is too ill for prison ... read more >
Court mistakenly awards $100k in compensation claim
Oops ... read more >
Lawyer disbarred for tax evasion
$40,000 ruse ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Law firm promotes valium and CC's got a stalker ... read more >
Former head of Slater and Gordon to be paid $1.5 million
How to fail your way to a golden goodbye ... read more >
Lawyer receives an unexpected $25 million into her account
Bank typo adds a few zeros ... read more >
Lawyer to take on New York marathon in a wheelchair
Inspirational stuff ... read more >
Criminal lawyer appeals three year jail sentence for fraud
Had billed client while also receiving Legal Aid ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
A smoking case ... read more >
Exclusive: Clifford Chance partner investigated for coaching a witness
Came unstuck after amusing slip-up at trial ... read more > (3 comments)
Lawyer builds a Viking long boat
To Valhalla, via the Newport boat show ... read more >
Lawyer fined for leaking client information to lover
Law Society not impressed ... read more >
Lawyer slated by state ombudsman for financial misconduct
Pretty blatant ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Doppelgangers and the court artist ... read more >
Exclusive: City lawyer proposed to Ashurst associate as plane fell 24,000ft
Their engagement story beats your engagement story ... read more > (17 comments)
Law firm staffer jailed for stealing $370,000
Hand in the cookie jar on numerous occasions ... read more >
Lawyer hauled before court in $2.97m fraud case
Driven by his "ego" ... read more >
Lawyer accused of headbutting a police officer
And punching another ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Used car lawyers and a name for Weinsteins ... read more >
Clifford Chance wins right to fight for gender-neutral passports
X already marks the spot in Australia and NZ, but the UK is still binary ... read more >
Linklaters announces Saudi alliance to help with “executing” deals
Hopefully won't cost them an arm and a leg ... read more > (11 comments)
Lawyer punched in the face after advising defendant
It's a thankless job sometimes ... read more >
Law firm sues client over fees
And wins ... read more > (1 comment)
The RoF Blogs
IP, he's lovin it. ... read more >
Quinn Emanuel files $250m shareholder class action against Shine
Could be a nasty fall for the PI law specialist ... read more >
Court sentences lawyer to home detention for his role in a massive fraud
Slammed by judge ... read more >
Tribunal suspends lawyer for trying to destroy ex-husband's career
With an ex like this, who needs enemies ... read more >
Lawyer tried to trick a millionaire into giving him over $1 million
Where there's a will ... read more > (1 comment)
The RoF Blogs
A barrister's Game of Thrones genius, court art and Santa's sack ... read more >
Fake lawyer duped Singapore clients for two years
Fined for his fraudery ... read more >
Norton Rose Fulbright partner tricked by Trump email hoaxer
Gave solid advice about Kushner's smut ... read more > (3 comments)
Malcolm Turnbull responsible for Playboy in Australia
Early job as a lawyer ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Firms pour cold water on Kennedys/Plexus rumour ... read more >
Squire Patton Boggs loses battle for its name with Chinese company
Fake site features trolling so cold you will feel sorry for SPB ... read more > (2 comments)
Shafted KWM staff win £1m employment tribunal claim
After ignoring legal advice, gamble pays off ... read more > (5 comments)
Law student dead from suspected cig burn and candle wax fraternity hazing
Dean forced to investigate his old law frat ... read more >
Jones Day lawyer enters Guinness Book of Records for 3 piece suit marathon
It is ruined ... read more > (4 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Swivel on it says firm ... read more >
Exclusive: Slater and Gordon accused of confidential staff info leak
Pay, exit interviews and more slapped out for all to see. Oops ... read more > (6 comments)
Lawyer hires a QC to fight a $80 council fine
One man, his dog, and a QC ... read more >
Lawyer pleads guilty in property development fraud case
$40 million loan facility obtained in allegedly dodgy deal ... read more >
Lawyer slammed by tribunal for conflict of interests
And fined for negligence ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
RoF's mea culpa ... read more >
Bonkers website: Firm with unlikely sideline in monster trucks
They're ace ... read more > (1 comment)
New Zealand law students release a music video
They sing about traffic ... read more >
Law student who lied about qualifications manages to wangle compensation
Law firm has to pay out ... read more >
Lawyer ordered to pay back $100,000 of interest made from ponzi scheme
Bye bye sweet windfall ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Terrible court sketches ... read more >
Slater & Gordon abandons UK operation
Australian firm finally breaks from UK ... read more > (10 comments)
Lawyer given ultimatum to attend hearing, or be held in contempt of court
Rush-hour rush to court ... read more > (1 comment)
Court rules that it is not offensive to call the former PM a c*nt
Judge says the word is "prevalent" in Australia ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Mouse sighting and a dodgy coat of arms ... read more >
Linklaters escapes prosecution after de-instructing itself
Show of integrity saves its bacon ... read more > (11 comments)
Jailed lawyer accused of treating prison staff "like receptionists"
Parole not granted ... read more >

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