Debrett’s* guide to social media for lawyers

Legal Twitter is a thriving, positive and influential community but even lawyers can get themselves into hot water if they don’t observe the netiquette. A guide to the do’s and don’ts by... read more

Punctuation, hacks and howlers

There are only a few cardinal rules, so read, relax and punctuate with confidence: Dominic Selwood reveals all… read more

Bar Leaders 2019: best books

The 2019 Bar leadership team Richard Atkins QC and Amanda Pinto QC share their recommended reading lists read more

Film review: The Children Act

The Children Act (12A) Release date: 24 August 2018 Director: Richard Eyre Screenwriter: Ian McEwan Based on the novel by: Ian McEwan read more

Barrister’s best…

Best books, top tracks, fabulous films, artistic influences and an essential: Counsel invites barristers to share the cultural influences in... read more

Secret E-Diary

After the feast comes the reckoning… read more

Barristers’ Working Lives 2017: something must be done

Interesting work, challenging times, owning our troubles: the Bar’s stark attitudinal survey results are analysed by David Wurtzel read more

Making it stick: Diversity & inclusion at the Bar

Looking out, looking in: in a interview with Gary Younge, The Guardian’s editor-at-large, Desiree Artesi explores diversity solutions and the... read more

Blind recruitment

Blind shortlisting – in its infancy at the Bar – is gaining pace in other professions. Occupational Psychologist Bindi Dholakia reports read more

Extraordinary day in the life of…

CBA Wellbeing Director Sarah Vine is persuaded to share a typical day in the life – in the beleaguered but beloved criminal Bar read more