Do Chambers and the Legal 500 have a diversity problem?

Do Chambers and the Legal 500 have a diversity problem?

It’s law firm directory season once again. Marketing professionals everywhere are celebrating the rankings of their firms and individual partners in the latest editions of the Chambers and Legal 500 directories. Their excited, self-congratulatory posts on LinkedIn serve to show just how much they matter. These directories have been part of the legal landscape for […]

What’s your poison? Britain’s drug laws go to pot

What’s your poison? Britain’s drug laws go to pot

Two recent media stories have featured prominently in relation to where Britain’s drug laws are heading. In isolation, the arguments supporting each of them make sense, but put together they demonstrate how contradictory our legal system and public health policy might become, should they both be realised simultaneously. The first story concerned a government green […]