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  • Paul Bennett headshot
    Opinion

    Back to the future

    2021-10-18T00:00:00Z

    Paul Bennett, chair of the Law Management Committee, looks to the year ahead, as firms begin to move away from short-term planning to focusing on the longer-term issues for their businesses

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    Opinion

    The pandemic year

    2021-09-21T15:27:00Z

    Property Section chair Warren Gordon is stepping down in October. He reflects on his tenure and looks ahead at how the Property Section and the Law Society will continue to support members in the future

  • Kate Mahon
    Opinion

    All inclusive

    2021-08-19T00:00:00Z

    Kate Mahon explains how the Private Client Section is aiming to improve the diversity of its content, contributors and membership

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    Opinion

    Mental note

    2021-07-12T11:03:00Z

    Following on from recent high-profile tribunal cases involving junior lawyers, Manda Banerji looks at the role of mental health in regulatory outcomes

  • Paul Bennett headshot
    Opinion

    Embracing equality

    2021-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Paul Bennett looks to the future of the profession, in a post-pandemic world, and asks firm leaders to consider what part you can play in achieving equality and inclusion for all

  • Warren Gordon
    Opinion

    Supporting structure

    2021-06-08T00:00:00Z

    As we emerge from lockdown, Property Section chair Warren Gordon looks at how the Section and the Law Society will continue to support members

  • Kate Mahon
    Opinion

    Spring’s in our step

    2021-05-18T00:00:00Z

    Kate Mahon shares uplifting stories from her practice and also announces details of July’s virtual annual conference

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    Opinion

    Crystal clear

    2021-04-19T06:00:00Z

    Tracy Vegro makes the case that price transparency is in everyone’s best interests.

  • Paul Bennett
    Opinion

    Back to the future

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Paul Bennett stresses the importance of building a business fit the future

  • Warren Gordon
    Opinion

    Hope for the best

    2021-03-09T11:43:00Z

    As the government announces a roadmap to lift England and Wales out of lockdown, Property Section chair Warren Gordon looks at what the Section and the Law Society will focus on in the year ahead, from electronic signatures to ground rents

  • Kate Mahon
    Opinion

    Shoots of spring

    2021-02-16T00:00:00Z

    It’s been a long, dark January. But Kate Mahon is optimistic for the future

  • Ann Harrison
    Opinion

    Back and forth

    2021-01-19T00:01:00Z

    As she prepares to step down as chair of the Law Management Section committee, Ann Harrison reflects on what she’s learned during her three-year tenure

  • Warren Gordon
    Opinion

    Call of duty

    2020-12-08T00:00:00Z

    Warren Gordon looks at the impact of the second lockdown and the stamp duty land tax holiday on property lawyers

  • peter-rodd-600x400
    Opinion

    2021 vision

    2020-12-08T00:00:00Z

    Some committee members look at what they think 2021 will hold for property lawyers and the property sector

  • Kate Mahon
    Opinion

    Hello…

    2020-11-17T00:00:00Z

    We welcome Kate Mahon as the new chair of the Private Client Section committee

  • Fiona Heald
    Opinion

    …goodbye

    2020-11-17T00:00:00Z

    After three years, Fiona Heald is stepping down as chair of the Private Client Section committee

  • jeremy-black-900x600
    Opinion

    COFAs – can you make your own rules?

    2020-10-12T00:00:00Z

    Jeremy Black looks at what the SRA Standards and Regulations mean in practice for the compliance officer for finance and administration (COFA) at law firms

  • Ann Harrison
    Opinion

    Opportunity knocks

    2020-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Ann Harrison looks at the benefits and challenges of new ways of working

  • Fiona Heald
    Opinion

    Field of dreams

    2020-09-15T00:00:00Z

    Fiona Heald introduces our special edition of PS , aimed at those in the early stages of their private client career, or considering this field as a specialism, and explains why she chose private client, and why she still loves it now 

  • Warren Gordon
    Opinion

    Picking the lock

    2020-09-02T00:00:00Z

    Warren Gordon looks at the range of changes in property legislation and practice under lockdown