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The 11 best true crime podcasts

27th July 2018

No matter how many legal jobs you’ve had, as law professionals we just can’t get enough of true crime. From The Staircase to Making A Murderer, nothing helps us unwind more than hearing about a…

What are the legal rights for unmarried couples?

26th July 2018

How does the law differ when you and your partner are living together compared to when you’re married or in a civil partnership? Unless you are in a legal job, common-law partnership laws are a bit ambiguous…

Legal sector lacking in support for disabled candidates

20th July 2018

Recent research conducted by the Legally Disabled? project has found that legal practises are ill-equipped when it comes to supporting disabled candidates. The research, undertaken in a focus group of disabled…

5 books every lawyer should read

12th July 2018

What inspired you to become a lawyer? Whether it was to fight a cause or bring justice, there are many true and fictitious books out there that ignite the passion of those in legal jobs.   To Kill A…

12 powerful tech tools every lawyer should be using

29th June 2018

We live in a world where efficiency is the key to success, particularly for businesses. We have access to some of the most incredible technologies out there, and with claims that lawyers are falling behind with tech,…

Jury service: what to expect

28th June 2018

[Image credit: Patrick Feller, Flickr] Perhaps you’ve been lucky (or unlucky) enough to be summoned for jury service, or you’ve been binging The Staircase on Netflix and found yourself wondering what…

The Staircase: your newest crime documentary obsession

20th June 2018

  Calling all fans of Making a Murderer, Evil Genius and Wild Wild Country – The Staircase just landed on Netflix and it’s guaranteed to be your next crime documentary obsession. The case is…

What can you legally do at what age?

5th June 2018

    At what age do children and young adults begin to take responsibility for themselves legally? With the help of the BBC and The Mix, we’ve compiled a list that outlines some of the things…