Posts from March 2017

Negotiating Brexit: Tips for Prime Minister Theresa May

  Barrister Iain Christie on how basic mediation principles could help the UK after Brexit is triggered The Government has announced that it will trigger Article 50 on 29 March 2017, thereby commencing the two year period for negotiating the terms of the UK’s exit from the European Union....

Barrister or solicitor – who should you go to?

Nick Isaac, barrister at Tanfield Chambers, on when to use a barrister and when to use a solicitor   You may have heard that members of the public can now go directly to a barrister for specialist advice, or for representation in court. But how does that actually work, and why might it wo...