In the Media

Is the legal profession looking at fission or fusion?

PUBLISHED February 1, 2012

Last week I gave the President?s Oxford lecture at the Sa?d Business School. It was a great privilege to be able to address a very distinguished audience on the long-term future of our profession. I felt compelled to ask what implications the freedom of barristers and solicitors to practise together in partnership, under the new regulatory regime, might have for the future development of these two great, separate pillars of the English and Welsh legal system.

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