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Criminal lawyer jailed for fraud
Sentenced to five years ... read more >
Lawyer convicted of possessing class A drugs
And refusing to give his details to police ... read more >
Police accuse lawyer of lying in $700k compensation claim
CCTV footage allegedly shows that lawyer was telling porkies ... read more >
Aspiring cop in court for stealing $125,000 of casino chips
His own lawyer said the act was "beyond comprehension" ... read more >
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The Supreme Court: a guide for bears by the court artist, and the Legal Agony on golf ... read more >
Linklaters suspends associate over insider trading allegations
Money never sleeps ... read more >
Ex-convict couldn't get a job due to huge face tattoo
Tenuous law story of the week. There's a reference to aggravated robbery ... read more >
Exclusive: Magic Circle trainee tweets a very candid diary
Farts and all ... read more > (19 comments)
Lawyer suspended for misconduct after making "calculated omissions"
Berated by tribunal for lacking "integrity and honesty" ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
Kingsley Napley's obscene Brexit crossword. And a CC partner with a sense of humour ... read more >
Slater and Gordon settles class action with itself for $36.5 million
Its own worse enemy ... read more > (2 comments)
Lawyer struck off for failing to pay back funds
Took $13,000 from client account ... read more >
Man arrested for pretending to be a lawyer for 40 years
Better late than never ... read more > (1 comment)
Judge bollocks law firm for huge bill estimate
Firm lambasted for "waste and unnecessary duplication" ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
Saatchi advises HFW on new logo and revealing registration plates at Jones Day ... read more >
Barrister who had client's mother-in-law deported by mistake jailed
A surefire hit service ended in its infancy ... read more > (1 comment)
Sydney lawyer convicted of assaulting police, loses appeal
His lawyer admits he was "as pissed as a parrot" ... read more >
Lawyer in court on serious firearm charges
Loaded gun allegedly found in her car ... read more >
Lawyer fails in appeal over dishonest mishandling of trust
"Implausible" defence doesn't convince court ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
Job ad of the week and the Legal Agony ... read more >
Ashurst turns the corner with a hike in revenue and profit
Double digit increase after a couple of rough years ... read more > (1 comment)
Fake lawyer loses appeal
Pretended to be a solicitor at police interviews and in court ... read more >
Australian criminal lawyer pleads guilty to fraud
Fiddled over $30,000 ... read more >
Law firm blasted over bill to client
Judge gives firm a bollocking ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
The court artist and the in-house lawyer ... read more >
Exclusive: HFW partner accused of cheating in Xmas quiz
His denial has spiralled into a bizarre hunt for the culprit ... read more > (20 comments)
Taylor Wessing pays trainees nothing in Singapore
Lowest of the low’s free service hidden from colleagues ... read more > (9 comments)
Squire Patton Boggs criticised for “blood money” Sudan regime work
Provokes humanitarian disgust ... read more > (2 comments)
Lawyer lands in hot water for drink-driving
Blamed it on networking event ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
The Legal Agony contemplates a wee problem ... read more >
Norton Rose Fulbright takes over Aus firm and lines up US target
Gobble gobble gobble ... read more > (2 comments)
Lawyer says he'll quit after bungling a 99 year old woman's will
And telling porkies to the court ... read more >
Lawyer struck from roll for "reckless" behaviour
Kept clients' files in chaotic garage ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
How not to win a client and a divisive blog ... read more >
Exclusive: UK firms on alert as lawyers caught in Qatar siege
Staff safety paramount stress Allen & Overy, Addleshaw Goddard, Dentons, Baker & McKenzie, Clyde & Co and Eversheds Sutherland ... read more > (2 comments)
Judge tells lawyers to answer calls from drunks
After eight failed to take a drink-driver's call ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Legal recruiter in "vile" fat-shaming incident, and boozy associate dobbed in to RoF in spectacular style ... read more >
Lawyer discovers student debt ballooned by over 300%
Returned from England to New Zealand after 18 years to discover taxman waiting ... read more >
Lawyer tried to save law library in earthquake
Thank God the books weren't people because he failed ... read more >
Quinn Emanuel Managing Partner releases candid Everest diary
Michael Palin had nothing to fear ... read more > (2 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Silly silliness ... read more >
Kennedys partner sued for defamation
Hong Kong Ding Dong ... read more > (1 comment)
Lawyer suspended for ranting against judges
Shouty lawyer gets shouted down ... read more >
Lawyer berated for missing court hearings
And wasting the court's time ... read more >
The RoF blogs
The Legal Agony ... read more >
Slater & Gordon to sue Watchstone over disastrous £637m Quindell deal
Battered PI firm looking for a scrap ... read more > (4 comments)
Tribunal suspends lawyer for authorising a fraudulent document
2 month suspension ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Fat boys, court art and in-house insight ... read more > (1 comment)
Solicitor investigated for seducing women with fake Bollywood photo
His lover went nuclear after discovering she'd been 'catfished' ... read more > (12 comments)
Former HSF lawyer cleared of grabbing woman's crotch in public
Dragged through court process but found to be innocent ... read more >
Man sues airline after allegedly finding a needle in his meal
Obscure claim of the week ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Date a pig! Kirkland accidentally touts viagra! Agony! Theatre! ... read more >
KWM opens "hardship fund" for staff
Some good eggs ... read more > (3 comments)
Clifford Chance pulls out of Bangkok and Indonesia
Does the double ... read more >
Osborne Clarke to launch in China
Shanghai gets the nod ... read more >
The RoF blogs
The Legal Agony ... read more >
Former S&G lawyer struck off after stealing over $1.8 million
Nicked funds from the estates of plane crash victims ... read more > (5 comments)
Judge praises drug dealer's "good business model"
But also told him meth dealing "wasn't the best business" ... read more >
Corporate lawyer quits legal world for nappy business
Where there's muck, there's brass ... read more >
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The Legal Agony and in-house wildlife ... read more >

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