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Legally blogged

Put together a room full of legal bloggers, a goodly supply of wine, and some current legal issues to discuss, and the only thing missing will be enough time to do it all justice.

That’s what we found when representatives of the ICLR joined some of the top names in legal blogging at the Law Society last week for the second #lawblogs event. The event was organised by 1 Crown Office Row, who produce the UK Human Rights …

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The Red Bag of Courage

If you’ve been following the BabyBarista blog you’ll know that the hero is an ambitious young barrister who aims to succeed at any price, and that his sworn enemy is a fellow barrister known as TopFirst.

And if you’ve read the first novel in the series, Law and Disorder (aka BabyBarista and the Art of War) you’ll recall how, when he and TopFirst were both pupils in chambers, the hero saw off this clever and ruthless rival for …

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A fantastic little find!

A fantastic little find!

As I’m sure all legal professionals know paper work can mount up at a rate of knots; it’s amazing how much old work we file away and hoard in cupboards. Here at the ICLR we recently decided to tackle the issue of bundles galore and attacked our office with an abundance of bin bags.

I like to think that tidying up is chicken soup for the soul, as after all a tidy desk can equal a tidy mind. In …

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