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ASA bans solicitor "rip off" advertisement
Apparently most of us routinely overcharge by 20% ... read more > (2 comments)
Solicitors in dodgy denture insult shame
Brands old lady "a complete nightmare" ... read more > (1 comment)
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It's Remain! So say City Managing Partners. Which goes to show just how wrong you can be. Nigel Farage filthy limerick competition winner. ... read more >
Most complained-about firms revealed
Legal Ombudsman's annual name-and-shame list slaps Slater & Gordon but exonerates Macfarlanes ... read more >
Dodgy solicitor of the week
Became law lecturer in sunny Mauritius, but "resigned" when struck off ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: Barrister accused of anal sex intimidation in stalking trial
While real estate partner wife calls his ex-lover a "f*cking chav" and says she gave her herpes ... read more > (6 comments)
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The Nigel Farage Filthy Limerick Competition ... read more >
Lord Harley publishes rant accusing SRA of vindictive witch hunt
"Deliberately listed the hearing on Lord Harley’s birthday, coincidence?" ... read more > (14 comments)
Barrister and law firm partner wife accused of stalking ex-lover
Alleged to have visited her child's school to hand out leaflets ... read more > (2 comments)
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RoF dines with royalty at Buck House, plus the Patrick Bateman of UK law ... read more >
Clifford Chance leaves Slaughters behind with whopping pay rises
Associates told to spend some of it on remote working technology ... read more > (6 comments)
Exclusive: Fake Freshfields pops up in Nigeria
Scammers give Magic Circle firm an unlikely makeover ... read more > (1 comment)
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Laser-eyed lawyer gets photoshopped ... read more >
Leigh Day and Senior Partner to be prosecuted by SRA over Iraq inquiry
Associate shredded document showing firm's 'civilian' clients were militants ... read more > (10 comments)
Exclusive: Convicted machete lawyer wins fight to be forgotten by Google
Senior associate brandished blade at terrified Londoners, but Dutch court rules it's irrelevant ... read more > (5 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Senior Partner calls RoF "vile", a filthy poem winner, Tedx, and the worst CV for a Magic Circle job ... read more >
Fieldfisher Senior Partner at heart of horseracing scandal
Matthew Lohn sat on "independent" judging panel while taking money from regulator ... read more > (7 comments)
The RoF Blogs
The UK's most annoying company name, and the problem with being a bird at Bird & Bird ... read more >
Exclusive: Huge pay rises at Freshfields
NQs to get £85,000, 3PQEs up to £136,000. Boom. ... read more > (5 comments)
Oxford Uni law students given trigger warnings
Trigger warning: Article contains derision ... read more > (8 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Recruiter's very candid notes of meeting with Eversheds partners leaked ... read more >
Law firm partner embroiled in BHS collapse after buying it for £1
Declines to reveal how much he made on his investment ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Conman tries to scam RoF. RoF pretends to be an evil clown called 'Uncle Badtouch'. Japes ensue. ... read more >
Female solicitors set to outnumber men by 2017
Stats reveal over 1,200 men over 70 are still renewing their Practising Certificates ... read more > (3 comments)
RPC promotes GB Kendo boss to partner
Along with two less armoured colleagues ... read more > (2 comments)
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Jones Day car reg latest and London's unexpected Leading Solictiors revealed ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
US Supreme Court Appeal to hear death row appeal, UK Supreme Court schooled ECJ judges and more ... read more >
Law Society sued over training monopoly
Accused of offering too much support to lawyers ... read more > (3 comments)
Sidley pays associates £100,000 joining bonus
RollOnFriday hereby offers itself to be laterally hired ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: Half BLM's partners resign from troubled office
As it happens, it performed terribly in the Firm of the Year 2016 survey ... read more > (46 comments)
The RoF Blogs
The Panama Papers are law firms' Ashley Madison nightmare, and more ... read more >
Exclusive: Simmons & Simmons shamed for tweaking retention figures
Err, that's 54% trainee retention, not 77%. Naughty naughty ... read more > (6 comments)
Misguided marketing of the week
Gowling partners write their own profile quotes, or use the Red Tops ... read more > (4 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Bad year for Freshfields? Bad payday for Slater & Gordon ... read more >

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