Lawyers Weekly editor Justin Whealing looks at the top stories of the month, including the bullying and sexual harassment case involving a Hicksons lawyer and a senior equity partner at the firm – a story that was exclusively broken by Lawyers Weekly.
In another Lawyers Weekly exclusive, corporate partners from Minter Ellison and DLA Piper have launched a new firm, Hive Legal, which does away with high overheads, billable hours and the culture of self-interest found in large law firms.
We also reveal the results of our recent poll, which asked: Do you think law firm profitability will pick up in 2014 under the current Liberal Government?
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