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Dentons discriminated against mother
HR team shredded and faked their notes ... read more > (15 comments)
Exclusive: Ex-Linklaters and Simmons lawyers sell business for $10m
Come on, be happy for them ... read more > (5 comments)
Queen's firm Farrer & Co comes under fire in Firm of the Year 2018
As do Brodies, PWC and Browne Jacobson ... read more > (8 comments)
In-house lawyers berate lack of diversity
Firms labelled as "pale, male, stale" ... read more > (15 comments)
Law Society in humiliating judicial review retreat
Once spanked, twice shy ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: Browne Jacobson fails to pay staff before Christmas
Bah humbug ... read more > (4 comments)
Glamorous Solicitor 2017 revealed, delivers great speech
It's a cracker ... read more > (6 comments)
Magic Circle secrets revealed in Firm of the Year 2018 survey
The price of being the elite ... read more > (14 comments)
Best of 2017: Bad sex
Youtoo? ... read more > (1 comment)
Best of 2017: Firm fails
They never learn, thank God ... read more >
Best of 2017: Lawyers did good things too
Look on the bright side ... read more >
Best of 2017: Pillocks
And numpties ... read more >
Best of 2017: *Unfollow*
Bad gateway ... read more >
Best of 2017: Pratners
Your bosses have been busy ... read more >
Best of 2017: The Flaw Society
Who regulates the regulators? ... read more >
Best of 2017: The Phoney Law
If you can't beat 'em, cheat 'em ... read more >
Best of 2017: Lawyers in court
Witness me ... read more >
The RollOnFriday Christmas Quiz
Win £100, a Kindle or lunch with ROF ... read more >
Glamorous Solicitor of the Year 2018: The final
Three ravishing amigos ... read more >
Partners reveal what they're really thinking in the FOTY 2018 survey
Happy thoughts? Not always ... read more > (6 comments)
In-house lawyers bemoan hourly billing and needy firms
But one firm is praised just for its name ... read more > (10 comments)
Exclusive: Slaughter and May hands out fat bonuses, hikes junior pay
16% of salary for 5PQEs ... read more > (3 comments)
Delight as RollOnFriday wins Finance Monthly award!
That was unexpected ... read more > (26 comments)
Football presenter's daughter charged for harassing Baker McKenzie lawyer
Glamorous Solicitor 2017: Round 2
Who made the cut? Only the most fantastic ... read more >
The ROF Blogs
Free money and iPads and kittens ... read more >
RollOnFriday Firm of the Year 2018: Lawyers reveal all
A tidal wave of praise! (With an undertow carrying a few used nappies and a trolley) ... read more >
Clifford Chance and partner hit with £100k fine
Eek ... read more >
Slater and Gordon to shut four offices in the UK
Smaller offices to close in favour of regional hubs ... read more > (6 comments)
Exclusive: HFW partner who denied cheating in Xmas quiz resigns
Didn't he do well ... read more > (1 comment)
Egyptian lawyer sentenced for saying scantily clad women should be raped
Proclaimed it a "national duty" ... read more >
Firm brings Christmas cheer with insolvency-themed panto
The bailiff's behind you! ... read more > (4 comments)
Glamorous Solicitor of the Year 2017: Round One
It's the most wonderful time of the year ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
Doppelgangers of law ... read more >
The RollOnFriday Firm of the Year 2018 survey
It's open and hungry for your ratings ... read more > (27 comments)
In-house lawyers' survey - have your say
Opine on law firms: the good, the bad and the smarmy ... read more >
Exclusive: Allen & Overy associate hospitalised with exhaustion
Magic Circle can still show US firms a thing or two ... read more > (12 comments)
Exclusive: Womble Bond Dickinson plagiarised other firm's work
The giveaway? It even copied the typo ... read more > (4 comments)
Lyons Davidson pervert filmed staff weeing
Installed camera in loo ... read more > (11 comments)
Exclusive: Slaughter and May threatens buggery on powerpoint
And because it's Slaughters, it's in Latin ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: Lawyer who blasted feminism has conviction for groping
He didn't declare an interest in his letter to the FT ... read more > (3 comments)
RoF Christmas Appeal: KWM trio will dance for you
Do they make you horny? Well, do they? ... read more > (1 comment)
The RoF Blogs
CC's new Senior Partner (probably) ... read more >
Law Society scrambles to warn firms which repeated its lies
Issues alert after RollOnFriday told it firms could be in breach ... read more > (16 comments)
Exclusive: Clifford Chance partner to be prosecuted by SRA
He may have been a touch too optimistic about a client's chances of winning $1.6 billion ... read more > (5 comments)
Exclusive: Former Baker McKenzie IT partner jailed for sex offences
Drugged two tourists and recorded assaults on baby monitor ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: 'Law Society' rugby louts apologise for boorish antics
Players called passengers "miserable slags" on nightmare train journey ... read more > (14 comments)
Exclusive: BLM London head in shock exit with no successor
As firm takes second bank charge over assets ... read more > (23 comments)
Singapore Law Ministry rubbishes Essex Court Chambers launch
Fires off angry letter ... read more >
Former KWM management front up RoF's Christmas Appeal
Give generously ... read more > (9 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Norton Rose partner's unfortunate comparison ... read more >
Exclusive: Details emerge of Clifford Chance witness coaching claims
Witness read from post-it on the stand ... read more >
Locke Lord partner was arrested at airport over £21 million scheme
Staff dismayed they've been working in a Ponzi scheme ... read more > (2 comments)
Exclusive: Watson Farley & Williams accidentally poisons water supply
It burns, oh how it burns ... read more > (4 comments)
Paralegal at US firm sues partner for leaving her filthy voicemails
Are "butthole pics" a thing now? (Caution: the following story contains the words cock, dick and butthole). ... read more > (6 comments)
RollOnFriday's Christmas Appeal - YOU choose the Posterboy
KWM Management, Liz Truss or the Law Society President ... read more > (2 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Nice chair, a man should look after his chair ... read more >
Exclusive: Law Society President pays trainees less than Law Soc minimum
Do as I say, not as I pay ... read more > (8 comments)
Locke Lord lawyer gets firm hit with profession's biggest ever fine
Bye bye time ... read more > (6 comments)
Exclusive: Shepherd & Wedderburn panics over fake award
Celebrates lawyer's prize, then deletes all mention of it ... read more > (15 comments)
Exclusive: Plexus staff lose week of work after IT blackout
As a trainee quits to be a paralegal elsewhere ... read more > (24 comments)
Exclusive: Barrister accused of plagiarising Bond Dickinson solicitor
Fight fight fight ... read more > (3 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm: The Chairmen
You don't need to drive a pretend train made out of chairs to work here, but it helps ... read more > (20 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Law firm promotes valium and CC's got a stalker ... read more >
Exclusive: Law Soc Prez apologises to BBC presenter for sexist remarks
Cringes all-round at dinosaur 'gag' at awards bash ... read more > (19 comments)
Exclusive: Law Society leaks 1,400 lawyers' personal details
We're all friends here right? ... read more > (7 comments)
Exclusive: Law Society faces judicial review over training
It's already been found guilty of abusing its position once this year ... read more > (4 comments)
Dentons' Scotland Senior Partner insults Scottish clients
Firm claims he was misquoted ... read more > (13 comments)
Exclusive: BPP boss Crisp joins nemesis ULaw
The architect of BPP's success has been snapped up ... read more > (4 comments)
Exclusive: BLM overrun with mice
Animal lovers look away now ... read more > (8 comments)
Former head of Slater and Gordon to be paid $1.5 million
How to fail your way to a golden goodbye ... read more >
WBD copying Stronachs
Spot the difference ... read more >
The RoF Blogs
A smoking case ... read more >
Exclusive: A&O "knew exactly" what Weinstein was up to, say Miramax staff
As the firm is dragged into the fatberg's horrible orbit ... read more > (17 comments)
Exclusive: Clifford Chance partner investigated for coaching a witness
Came unstuck after amusing slip-up at trial ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: Fieldfisher hit with huge increase in business rates
The perils of lawyering in a nice part of town ... read more > (5 comments)
Charles Russell Speechlys sports team quits en masse to found boutique
Even takes the trainees ... read more > (3 comments)
Exclusive: Firm admits to repeated plagiarism
Launches inquiry after RollOnFriday investigation ... read more > (17 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Doppelgangers and the court artist ... read more >
Exclusive: City lawyer proposed to Ashurst associate as plane fell 24,000ft
Their engagement story beats your engagement story ... read more > (17 comments)
BLP in merger talks with Bryan Cave
Bryan has had no luck on Tinder so now he's going to marry a large UK law firm ... read more > (1 comment)
Exclusive: Allegations mount against sleazy lawyers
K&L Gates partner joined by other alleged miscreants ... read more > (18 comments)
Exclusive: Trowers & Hamlins network breached
Confidential deal data exposed ... read more > (1 comment)
Lawyer made staff forge signatures to hoodwink BLM
She's an artist. An artist! ... read more > (5 comments)
The RoF Blogs
Used car lawyers and a name for Weinsteins ... read more >
Exclusive: Debevoise lawyers "frogmarched from building" over sick chat
Pair sacked for rancid comments ... read more > (14 comments)
Exclusive: K&L Gates accused of protecting sex pest lawyer
It's Weinsteintime ... read more > (5 comments)
Clifford Chance wins right to fight for gender-neutral passports
X already marks the spot in Australia and NZ, but the UK is still binary ... read more >
Exclusive: SRA investigating Keystone over "breathtakingly rude" behaviour
Judge has accused it of unlawful behaviour which breached professional rules ... read more > (8 comments)
Linklaters announces Saudi alliance to help with “executing” deals
Hopefully won't cost them an arm and a leg ... read more > (11 comments)
Exclusive: Your Lawyers threatens to sue its own clients for poor reviews
One star for aftercare ... read more > (7 comments)
The RoF Blogs
IP, he's lovin it. ... read more >
Allen & Overy raises NQ pay but can't match Freshfields
£81k and silence on bonus situation ... read more > (13 comments)
Exclusive: Firm touted bogus Times endorsement for years
Real news about fake news ... read more > (5 comments)
Clifford Chance sued for working tax consultant too hard
She claims she was persecuted for making lots of private phone calls ... read more > (3 comments)
Judge demolished in extraordinary tribunal
Judgments were an irresistible mix of wrong, irrelevant and incoherent ... read more > (10 comments)
Barrister jailed for pulling hair and calling receptionist a "thick ***t"
Like Fawlty Towers without the laugh track ... read more > (8 comments)
Bonkers Law Firm Websites: German tax to the max
So German. So tax. ... read more > (3 comments)
The RoF Blogs
A barrister's Game of Thrones genius, court art and Santa's sack ... read more >
Leigh Day boss not an "honest" witness
Dissenting opinion reveals SDT member thinks the firm is guilty as hell ... read more > (8 comments)

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