Reviews

Neither Grisham nor Rumpole

Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your FutureRichard SusskindISBN: 978 0 19 966806 9January 2013Publisher: Oxford University PressPrice: £9.99 Richard Susskind,... read more

Missed Moments in Legal History

Author: Nick Chambers QCISBN: 9780955657689Publisher: OblongCreative LtdPublished: October 2012Price: £19.95 Hardback Alternative histories are usually gloomy affairs, the dystopic... read more

The geese are getting fat

Sean Jones QC and Professor Dominic Regan review the wines on offer this Christmas. We are back with a range of recommendations again. Not a dud amongst them. Last year we... read more

Book Reviews - Children and same sex families

A. Hayden QC, HHJ J. Penna, M. Allman, S. Greenan, E. Latvio ISBN: 978 1 84661 319 7 March 2012 Publisher: Jordan Publishing Price: £55Children and same sex families (... read more

Book Reviews - A private matter

Privacy and libel law: the clash with press freedom Paul Tweed ISBN: 978 1 84766 902 5 May 2012 Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional Price: £19.99 Privacy injunctions and the media: a practice... read more

A barrister kayaks past his Queen

One thousand vessels sailed past the Queen on the Thames to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee. Max Hardy was on one of them... In 1612, barristers sailed down the Thames on... read more

Sound Support for the Kalisher Fund

The annual Kalisher Fund evening took place in May, playing to a packed audience in Middle Temple Hall. Counsel’s David Wurtzel was there Barristers are justly proud of the pro bono work... read more

Speaking Dickens

At a time of universal celebrations for the bicentenary of Dickens’s birth, Victoria Kastner suggests how best to enjoy the great man’s works During his bicentennial year,... read more

Book Reviews - Versions of Truth

Paul Marshall reflects on a recent conversation between Channel 4’s Jon Snow and law reporter turned novelist, Elenor Dymott. Easter is not a bad time to recall the question... read more

Bar on the run

Toby Craig prepares for the London Marathon and asks members of the Bar also taking part how they have fitted training around their busy working lives. As a child, I spent... read more

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