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Welcome to Frankfurt and Germany with Nicola Elsner
Laurence Simons
Welcome to Frankfurt and Germany with Nicola Elsner
Germany continues to be a powerhouse of Europe and with Britain’s demise from the EU, Germany can only expect to be mor...
20/07/2017
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Talking Heads - Manu Kanwar from LexSolutions
Laurence Simons
Talking Heads - Manu Kanwar from LexSolutions
Talking Heads Interview Interviewer: Clare Butler, Laurence Simons (London, UK) Interviewee: Manu Kanwar, LexSolutions ...
07/06/2017
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Banning the Common Question
Laurence Simons
Banning the Common Question
New York City Council recently passed legislation that bans one of the most common interview questions: What was your previou...
09/05/2017
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Accelerate Your Career
Laurence Simons
Accelerate Your Career
This is the 2nd in our series in collaboration with ACC Europe to help lawyers to lead themselves in their career.  It i...
04/05/2017
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Talking Heads - Tim Stow at Shire
Laurence Simons
Talking Heads - Tim Stow at Shire
Talking Heads Interview Interviewer: Clare Butler, Laurence Simons (London, UK) Interviewee: Tim Stow, Shire (Zug, Switze...
03/04/2017
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Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
Laurence Simons
Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
We have partnered with Vacancy Soft to produce this report which addresses the patterns observed in legal vacancies across Eu...
31/01/2017
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Big Law broadly positive about the New Year
Michelle Bigler
Big Law broadly positive about the New Year
Most commentators would no doubt agree with the suggestion that this year can be characterized by a sense of heightened uncer...
11/01/2017
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Is a race to the top really the way forward?
Laurence Simons
Is a race to the top really the way forward?
It’s fair to say that US giant Cravath, Swain & Moore is now seen as somewhat of a pacemaker in terms of raising sa...
09/01/2017
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Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
Laurence Simons
Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
The legal profession hasn’t perhaps been synonymous with flexible working in the past, but it would appear that this is...
01/08/2016
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New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
Philip Redhead
New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
The ‘Regulating Fundraising for the Future’ report commissioned by the British government and published in Septem...
25/07/2016
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Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
Stephanie Greaves
Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
“Business-minded”, “commercially minded”, “business orientated”, “a true business p...
28/06/2016
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Four golden rules to successfully working with a recruiter
Sarah Green
Four golden rules to successfully working with a recruiter
You are in the midst of applying for positions, and you are working with a recruiter. Although there is no sure-fire way of c...
01/06/2016
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Can Marvel’s Daredevil help save the reputation of the legal profession?
Laurence Simons
Can Marvel’s Daredevil help save the reputation of the legal profession?
Daredevil – lawyer by day, superhero by night and now the titular character in his very own Netflix show. The criticall...
09/05/2016
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Lawyers - How to make your application stand out
Marlous Donders
Lawyers - How to make your application stand out
In today’s job market, where there are still more candidates than vacancies, one job advert can easily get numerous res...
03/05/2016
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High-risk behaviour increases among barristers
Laurence Simons
High-risk behaviour increases among barristers
Rising commercial pressures are causing barristers in the UK to take bigger risks according to the Bar Standards Board’...
08/04/2016
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