Should barristers team up with solicitors?

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July 10, 2014 3 comments

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Although I qualified as a solicitor in 2011, I initially studied to be a barrister. I completed my training and was ‘called to the Bar’ in 2008. Nowadays it is very difficult for young, newly qualified barristers to make their mark on the profession. When I studied the Bar Vocational Course (as it was called…

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New family judge appointed to the High Court

July 2, 2013 1 comment

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Manchester barrister Anthony Paul Hayden QC has been appointed to the High Court. Mr Hayden, who is currently Head of Chambers at St Johns Buildings, will become a Justice of the High Court on July 31. He will be assigned to the Family Division by the Lord Chief Justice. The appointment follows the elevation of…

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