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NEW FRONTIERS – The future of Legal Technology

Richard Roebuck, managing director at Accesspoint, sets out the future of legal technology – and how SME legal managers can prepare for it The world of legal IT is vast these days, and is advancing at such a pace that many of us are left wondering where to turn and where to [...]

NEW FRONTIERS – The future of Legal Technology 2017-07-18T16:19:57+00:00

Lalys 2017 Press Release

Nominations for the 15th Legal Aid Practitioners Group Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards are now open. Following success last year, sponsorship for popular Legal Aid Newcomer award to be raised through crowdfunding again. Nomination period ends 28 April; Baroness Doreen Lawrence OBE to present awards at ceremony on 5 July in central London. [...]

Lalys 2017 Press Release 2017-02-20T10:43:32+00:00

Winners of 2016 Legal Aid Practitioners Group Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards announced

2016 LEGAL AID PRACTITIONERS GROUP LEGAL AID LAWYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS – SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED Solicitor behind historic reversal over joint enterprise among winners, announced by Baroness Doreen Lawrence last night. Other winners included Newcomer Darragh Mackin, a 24-year-old human rights solicitor in Belfast, praised for his courage in standing up to police threats over [...]

Winners of 2016 Legal Aid Practitioners Group Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards announced 2016-12-08T21:56:52+00:00

Lalys 2016 Press Release

2016 LEGAL AID PRACTITIONERS GROUP LEGAL AID LAWYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS – SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED The barrister who will be the next director of Liberty; a carpenter-turned-housing-caseworker; and the solicitor who won an historic victory at the Supreme Court in the Jogee joint enterprise case, have all been selected as finalists in this year's Legal [...]

Lalys 2016 Press Release 2016-12-08T21:57:02+00:00

Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year 2016

Nominations for the 14th Legal Aid Practitioners Group Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year 2016 officially open on 1 March. New for 2016: introduction of crowdfunded sponsorship for popular Legal Aid Newcomer Award; eligibility criteria extended to include lawyers in Northern Ireland. Nomination period ends 25 April; winners to be announced 7 July [...]

Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year 2016 2016-12-08T21:57:18+00:00

LPM 2015 Paperless supplement

ADAPT TO THRIVE Setting up the means for more automation with Accesspoint has paid dividends for Shaun Murphy at Edwards Duthie Adapting your business to changing conditions is smart – but rethinking the processes at your firm, long before you’re pushed, takes intelligence and nerve. After 14 years of transformation, a [...]

LPM 2015 Paperless supplement 2016-12-08T21:57:44+00:00

Legal Aid and the ‘Big Squeeze’

After the ‘Big Freeze’ during what seemed to be a never-ending winter season, now we have the ‘Big Squeeze’ on publicly funded legal services. Over the past 12 to 18 months I have attended many conferences where there had been rampant speculation, fear, anger and a clearly demonstrated general lack of confidence in the future [...]

Legal Aid and the ‘Big Squeeze’ 2015-05-11T20:10:01+00:00

Client and Cost Management System

Sir Bill Callaghan recently stated that the LSC is planning to introduce more mechanisms for online working, with a focus upon the granting of Legal aid and improved mechanisms related to the way in which bills and claims are to be paid. Piloted in the North West, the LSC have called Client and Cost Management [...]

Client and Cost Management System 2015-05-11T20:09:45+00:00