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Corporate Counsel May 25 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyWhat a 100-km race taught one GC about pushing boundaries

Earlier this month, Domain general counsel Catriona McGregor completed a 100-kilometre trail run through the Blue Mounta...

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Corporate Counsel May 25 2021 ByLawyers WeeklyHow to successfully manage litigation risks

Starting next week, Lawyers Weekly and two leading partners from a global law firm will be hosting a two-part masterclas...

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Big Law May 24 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyGlobal coaching network for lawyers launches

A team of lawyers-turned-professional coaches, with experiences as partners, GCs and board members, has launched a world...

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SME Law May 20 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyOvercoming aggression (from opposing counsel and their clients)

In a practice area as sensitive as family law, lawyers have to be held to a higher standard – one that prioritises sen...

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SME Law May 19 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyReflections on Ramadan for lawyers of faith

Ramadan is about “so much more than abstinence from food and water” – for Muslim lawyers, it can also be a time to...

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SME Law May 19 2021 BySue ParkerHow a poor industry image provides golden opportunities

A lack of trust in lawyers is a golden opportunity in 2021, writes Sue Parker.

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Big Law May 16 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Capacity is the biggest problem that law firms have’

Law firms across the country need to be implementing capacity exchange models if they are to better accommodate the evol...

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Big Law May 16 2021 ByLawyers WeeklyPremier awards program for emerging legal talent sold out

Awards nights for Australia’s legal profession are back with a bang. Lawyers Weekly’s annual celebration of young la...

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Big Law May 09 2021 ByJuliana WarnerTalking differently about grief

Lawyers will inevitably face grief in their careers. Talking about it is something they cannot shy away from, writes Jul...

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Big Law May 04 2021 BySue ParkerGuarding lawyers’ reputations on LinkedIn

Most lawyers in solo practices and medium-sized firms share parallel marketing challenges to other highly competitive pr...

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