Refreshers CC

A Refreshers First XI would be a match for any decent club side, writes Philip Cayford QC. The only challenge is getting all your best players on to the same pitch on the same day...... read more

It’s not all law, law, law you know

David Smith previews an upcoming charity music gala Music at the Bar is thriving.  read more

Combining law with writing

Frank Hinks QC talks to Melissa Coutinho about his dual career as a silk at Serle Court and a prolific writer/illustrator Since childhood, I wanted to be both a barrister ... read more

Lawyers Cricket World Cup 2016

BEWCC’s James Cartwright delivers the match report from Brisbane and heralds the revival of the historic Bar v Clerks game A person glimpsing 17 English (and Welsh)... read more

Sound footings

As well as being a barrister, remember you are an unpaid tax collector, says Tony Reynolds, who advises best financial practice from the start of your legal career HMRC has... read more

Music as a force for change

Barristers’ musical talents can add power to their pro bono whilst improving emotional wellbeing, as Helen Tung explains ‘Music expresses that which cannot be said and on... read more

Book review: Love Lose Live

By: Mary Banham-HallPublisher: Focus Mediation, February 2016320pp Paperback: £8.95ISBN: 9780993517600 read more

Theatre review: Shakespeare and the Law

Pairing Shakespeare with the law at a recent PBI/Alliance for Lawyers at Risk fundraising event was a perfect marriage, writes Melissa Coutinho Middle Temple Hall was a... read more

Book review: Magna Carta, Religion and the Rule of Law

Edited by: Robin Griffith-Jones, Master of the Temple and Mark Hill QCPublisher: Cambridge University Press, 2015430pp Paperback: £24.99ISBN: 9781107494367 read more

Book review: The Safest Shield: Lectures, Speeches and Essays

Author: Lord JudgePublisher: Hart Publishing, 2015368pp Hardback: £22.50ISBN: 9781509901890 read more