Tagged: Law Firm Website Review

“It is a conference Jim, but not as we know it.”

“It is a conference Jim, but not as we know it.”

I can’t help but notice that over the last few years audience numbers at conferences have dwindled, notwithstanding a price drop for a one-day conference in London by some organisers. An unwelcome side effect...

Adam Wagner, David Allen Green and Andrew Sullivan on Legal Blogging

Adam Wagner, David Allen Green and Andrew Sullivan on Legal Blogging

    Andrew Sullivan (@sullydish) Non-law blogger Andrew Sullivan (@sullydish) is the founder and editor of the blog The Dish (@dishfeed). He is venerated for his writing and thinking and regarded as the pre-eminent online journalist...

Richard Susskind Serves Up “Tough Love” to Northern Ireland Barristers

Richard Susskind Serves Up “Tough Love” to Northern Ireland Barristers

On Friday 15 November the Bar Council of Northern Ireland held its conference, Transforming Legal Practice Through Innovation (preview here). Fittingly, the eminent legal futurist Richard Susskind (@RichardSusskind) headlined the event. Proceedings were facilitated by...

Chambers & Partners launch new website

Chambers & Partners launch new website

Chambers USA, Global, UK, Europe and Asia Guides get online revamp Chambers & Partners have given their website a new look and search functionality. I avoid using the term redesign because, from memory, it sort...

BYOD – A gift from Gen Y?

BYOD – A gift from Gen Y?

Generation Y are foolish youths or heroes, depending on who you are talking to. They want a work life balance, don’t care too much about money and status, and want a certain level of...

Big, Boutique or Bust?

We lawyers are an important lot. We are the grease that lubricates the wheels of commerce. We make the world go round.  However with our status as the world’s lubricator there comes a problem:...

Immigration Law Update: Legacy Asylum and Migration Cases

Immigration Law Update: Legacy Asylum and Migration Cases

The Border Agency has generally failed to deal with its legacy of unresolved asylum cases, according to a recent report by the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration. This failure was, it says,...

Clarion – Website Review

Clarion – Website Review

Clarion – a law firm which offers more. So says their not-so-long-ago revamped website, and if the new site is anything to go by then they probably do. “Good morning! How can we help...

The Queen’s speech (2012) “no alarms and no surprises please”

The Queen’s speech (2012) “no alarms and no surprises please”

There were no surprises in the Queen’s speech. The notes to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill state that the government will “Overhaul the employment tribunal system, and transform the dispute resolution landscape”. This...

Legal review websites post Solicitors from hell….

Legal review websites post Solicitors from hell….

We found an in-depth and revealing report on the use of comparison websites and the role they play in a contemporary society. The report, released in September 2011, provides a rare glimpse of just...

Got the basics for a GREAT website??

Got the basics for a GREAT website??

When was the last time you updated your website?? When was the last time you got a chance to even look at your website? We all know that a website is a must in...

The Defamation Bill – a libel law for the 21st century?

The Defamation Bill – a libel law for the 21st century?

Much like the claimants who use it, defamation law in the UK has long been a target for intense criticism. Our defamation law is notoriously ‘claimant-friendly’, to the point that anyone looking to bring...

Video Nation – Videos on Law Firm Websites

Having spent the last 3 weeks trawling law firm and barrister set websites for various things – contacts, inspiration – it struck me how many of them were using video to get their message...