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Exclusive: Howard Kennedy discriminated against partner with cancer
And now its Managing Partner has vanished ... read more > (13 comments)
Macfarlanes flies, Stewarts worst so far: Trainee retention rate round-up
Mighty to measly retention rates ... read more > (7 comments)
Exclusive: Classy firm uses Grenfell as money-making opportunity
Too soon ... read more > (6 comments)
Exclusive: BLM checks bins after fired staffer accused of shredding docs
Fun times ... read more > (26 comments)
Exclusive: Firm begs for rotten chicken work
Desperate marketing 2 ... read more > (3 comments)
Fantastic jury transcripts reveal contempt for fraudster
Over 200 potential jurors dismissed as they agree, "He looks like a dick" ... read more > (10 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Daily Mail law firm shocka ... read more >
Exclusive: London firm offers trainees £10,000 salary
Claims it was a clerical error ... read more > (26 comments)
Exclusive: Shearman admits error as Freshfields bombs on trainee retention
And Forsters new NQs must throw a themed party ... read more > (4 comments)
200 ex-KWM staff offered less than £4k each for breach
Small consolation ... read more >
Exclusive: Carter Ruck, Orrick, Shoosmiths and more in joke award shame
All must have prizes! ... read more > (9 comments)
Exclusive: Hill Dickinson insurance team moving to Keoghs
Mass migration fun time ... read more > (25 comments)
Norton Rose partner tore down my Nelson Mandela postcard claims suing rival
She also alleges that NRF asked her firm to fire her before their merger ... read more > (2 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Behind the scenes at RollOnFriday, also legal nonsense ... read more >
Exclusive: Linklaters lads email cc-ed to female partner, goes viral
Arrrrrgh ... read more > (37 comments)
Exclusive: Plexus is leasing its entire London office without telling staff
Tries to fob off RollOnFriday by claiming it’s just “empty space” ... read more > (15 comments)
Exclusive: Troubled Slater & Gordon plans to axe dozens of UK lawyers
New hedgie overlords make their mark ... read more > (4 comments)
Exclusive: Norton Rose Fulbright raises salaries for all junior lawyers
Hits back at claim it awarded selective rises ... read more > (2 comments)
KWM closes hardship fund for shafted staff
But it's all a bit of a mystery ... read more >
Exclusive: Weil in rare low 50% trainee retention
Osborne Clarke and 2Birds do a lot better ... read more > (1 comment)
Exclusive: Lord Ashcroft publishes Macfarlanes partner's book
No pigs were porked in the making of this book ... read more > (1 comment)
Exclusive: Daily Mail wrongly claims lawyer has full-face tattoo
You’ve…you’ve looked at the wrong person in the photo you morons ... read more > (4 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Awful golf day, pro bono awards and one for the road ... read more >
Dentons to consume troubled Maclay Murray & Spens
"The only significant firm in Scotland", boasts boss ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: DLA offers free stress massages as staff endure malware fallout
Finally a happy ending ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: Fieldfisher senior partner dropped from panel over scandal
Stewards inquiry! ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: Law student's mum overshares on Twitter
Pray for Steve ... read more > (15 comments)
Law firm boss suspended for repeatedly shouting "f**k off" at mediation
Doesn't necessarily get this whole mediation idea ... read more > (19 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm Website: Staff endure their close-up
Awkwardness ensues ... read more > (4 comments)
The ROF Blogs
The Supreme Court: a guide for bears by the court artist, and the Legal Agony on golf ... read more >
Exclusive: Akin Gump NQs rake in £140,000
Jeebus ... read more > (6 comments)
White & Case fined record £300,000 by SDT for “acting recklessly”
Disastrous conflict of interest also lands partner with personal £50k penalty ... read more >
Exclusive: BLM MP in shock exit with no successor
As the firm places more support staff on notice of redundancy ... read more > (75 comments)
Linklaters suspends associate over insider trading allegations
Money never sleeps ... read more >
Exclusive: SDT denies data breach after bungling redactions
Staff failed to hide struck-off solicitor's address ... read more > (5 comments)
RPC retains 82% of its trainees
And actually remembers all of its trainees this year ... read more >
Exclusive: Magic Circle trainee tweets a very candid diary
Farts and all ... read more > (19 comments)
Exclusive: Creditors attempt to wind up Magic Circle Law Firm
Not quite what it seems ... read more >
Barrister disbarred over fake kidnap plot sued for becoming a TV pundit
Utterly mad ... read more > (1 comment)
The ROF Blogs
Kingsley Napley's obscene Brexit crossword. And a CC partner with a sense of humour ... read more >
Norton Rose Fulbright upsets associates with pay rise
No lawyer left behind? ... read more > (10 comments)
Slater and Gordon settles class action with itself for $36.5 million
Its own worse enemy ... read more > (2 comments)
Slaughter and May hits 91% trainee retention
New perks package works wonders ... read more >
Winckworth Sherwood partner ticked off for groping staff at Xmas party
Busy-fingered lawyer quit over his behaviour ... read more > (4 comments)
Leigh Day paralegals resign after Grenfell Tower poster stunt
BD fail ... read more > (3 comments)
Ex-Clyde & Co and Pinsents lawyer chased and spat on girlfriend
Great news ladies, he's back on the market! ... read more > (10 comments)
Lawyer rebuked by SRA for breaking confidentiality rules to snare killer
Maverick solicitor punished after coming clean ... read more > (12 comments)
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Saatchi advises HFW on new logo and revealing registration plates at Jones Day ... read more >
Exclusive: Travers hikes pay, with simultaneous rises at Macfarlanes
Review cements firm's position at top end of the UK pay table ... read more > (4 comments)
Allen & Overy blasts past Magic Circle with outrageous profits
Profits per equity partner leap an incredible 26% ... read more > (9 comments)
Ex-Linklaters partner on trial for allegedly raping student at firm party
Oktoberfest mess continues to explode ... read more > (7 comments)
BLP partner to stage Brexit musical
The next Cats, for sure ... read more >
Barrister who had client's mother-in-law deported by mistake jailed
A surefire hit service ended in its infancy ... read more > (1 comment)
Exclusive: Squire Patton Boggs produces food guide for lawyers eating alone
Single server salvation ... read more > (5 comments)
The ROF Blogs
Job ad of the week and the Legal Agony ... read more >
BOOM! DLA Piper shut down by massive malware attack
Systems knocked out for days ... read more >
Dentons associate charged with extortion against own firm, silly
He allegedly demanded $210,000. And a nice present ... read more > (3 comments)
Ashurst turns the corner with a hike in revenue and profit
Double digit increase after a couple of rough years ... read more > (1 comment)
University of Law gets top grade in new Teaching Excellence Framework
Whilst BPP gets bottom ... read more > (3 comments)
High Court finds top solicitor might not be dishonest
Although questions his integrity ... read more > (1 comment)
The ROF Blogs
The court artist and the in-house lawyer ... read more >
Exclusive: HFW partner accused of cheating in Xmas quiz
His denial has spiralled into a bizarre hunt for the culprit ... read more > (20 comments)
Clyde & Co associate struck off after costing firm £500,000
Inaction led to disaster ... read more >
Exclusive: Addleshaws in hot batter over deep-fried Mars Bar
They can take our lives, but they can never take our touchiness ... read more > (8 comments)
Taylor Wessing pays trainees nothing in Singapore
Lowest of the low’s free service hidden from colleagues ... read more > (9 comments)
Squire Patton Boggs criticised for “blood money” Sudan regime work
Provokes humanitarian disgust ... read more > (2 comments)
Bakers gives hero vac scheme place for saving partner from brutal assault
He'll think twice next time ... read more > (4 comments)
The ROF Blogs
The Legal Agony contemplates a wee problem ... read more >
SRA loses as Leigh Day exonerated in fake Iraqi abuse
But one of the judges wanted it known he thought they were guilty ... read more >
Norton Rose Fulbright takes over Aus firm and lines up US target
Gobble gobble gobble ... read more > (2 comments)
Herbert Smith Freehills raided by drugs bust police
Is Belfast office a front for a gigantic cocaine refinery? ... read more > (2 comments)
Dean of BPP University quits
Shock exit of yet another top bod from law school ... read more >
Kirkland lawyers refuse Trump work for many excellent, excellent reasons
He won't pay bills and is recruitment poison ... read more > (3 comments)
Dodgy Solicitor struck off twice
If at first you don't succeed, don't succeed again ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
How not to win a client and a divisive blog ... read more >
Exclusive: Slaughters freezes pay, Clifford Chance only matches inflation
Sign of things to come? ... read more > (5 comments)
Exclusive: UK firms on alert as lawyers caught in Qatar siege
Staff safety paramount stress Allen & Overy, Addleshaw Goddard, Dentons, Baker & McKenzie, Clyde & Co and Eversheds Sutherland ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: BLM in mass axing of secretaries
Blames agile working ... read more > (83 comments)
Bond Dickinson becomes Womble with US combination
Hahaha Womble ... read more > (4 comments)
Exclusive: Sticky-fingered Norton Rose seccy changed name to join new firm
Ban from profession didn't stop her ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Legal recruiter in "vile" fat-shaming incident, and boozy associate dobbed in to RoF in spectacular style ... read more >
Lawyers at Freshfields, DWF, BLP and more offer help after Manchester bomb
Nearly 200 answer the call to advise victims ... read more > (9 comments)
Law Society guilty of abuse of dominant position
Well that's embarrassing ... read more > (12 comments)
Norton Rose Fulbright blasted by judge for fees
But if a partner can't bill 40 hours on top of your 235, how will he eat? ... read more > (12 comments)
Exclusive: Hogan Lovells accused of Playstation theft by 'inventor'
From Russia with Green Ink ... read more > (5 comments)
Quinn Emanuel Managing Partner releases candid Everest diary
Michael Palin had nothing to fear ... read more > (2 comments)
Bonkers law firm website: Jumanji
The animals have escaped and now they want legal advice, or to eat the lawyers, it's not clear ... read more > (1 comment)
The RoF Blogs
Silly silliness ... read more >
DWF partners who ran Cobbetts charged with incompetence
SRA to prosecute eight for mismanagement ... read more > (7 comments)
Kennedys partner sued for defamation
Hong Kong Ding Dong ... read more > (1 comment)
Exclusive: Plexus cancels salary reviews, closes office
Awake, Golden Turd, fly, fly ... read more > (18 comments)
Maclay Murray & Spens refuses to divulge trainee retention figures
Could it be because they are dire ... read more > (3 comments)
Waterloo sex QC police caution dropped
She gets off scot-free with fishy story ... read more > (3 comments)
"Widespread cheating" in delayed BPP exam
Snafu led to lawlessness in criminal exam ... read more >
Exclusive: Anal Sheikh seeks impeachment of Court of Appeal
"The greatest risk ever known in the history of the civilised world." ... read more >
Firm threatens woman with jail for one star Trip Advisor review
The smiling face of the profession ... read more > (9 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Fat boys, court art and in-house insight ... read more > (1 comment)
The RoF blogs
The Legal Agony ... read more >
Exclusive: Bakers partner pays £130k to settle claim she swindled cousin
Family at war over hot dog tycoon's hoarded cash ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: Latham & Watkins, ex-Clifford Chance lawyer standing for UKIP
Tsk. Those US firms, coming over here, taking our fruitcakes ... read more > (10 comments)

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