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Lamb gets wordy

Basingstoke solicitors' firm Lamb Brooks has been chosen by legal publisher and business support company IRPC to draft legal documents for customers contacting its business support helpline. Callers will be offered the option of having their requests passed to that ...

Appointed C&I Communications Director

The Law Society Commerce and Industry Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony as its National Communications Director with effect from 1 December 2001.

Dot Coms sober up

This article, by Andrew Towler, examines whether the Internet is a viable place for the legal profession. Charles Christian recognises in his commentary the apparent success of First Law in an otherwise bleak landscape.

Business Support Helpline endorses First Law

First Law, a new and exciting law firm specialising in finding the right solicitor, have been added to the Business Support Helpline to help member companies. First Law are independent and impartial with a detailed knowledge of the UK and ...

Virtually there

This article looks at legal online offerings and concludes that one of the most successful business models is the auction site and comments that First Law may have a greater impact than the other content based sites on the legal ...

Swimming against the tide

Unlike many of their dotcom contemporaries online law firms can look forward to a bright furure, writes Michael Gerrard This article examines the development of First Law since its launch a year ago and concludes that prospects for its continued ...

The online legal services marketplace

With top calibre speakers from the English Law Society, the Baker Robbins consultancy, the Desktop Lawyer online legal service and First Law the world's first internet based lawyers' practice, the event is offering a conference programme that is not only ...