Category: Essays

The jury wants blood under the fingernails

Posted on October 3, 2018

This essay is a true story and contains information about sexual assault which may be triggering to survivors. ... Read more »

The Legend of Community Law: A speech by Hannah Northover

Posted on June 15, 2013

Access to our justice system is not equal. For one thing, almost everyone needs professional help to navigate the court system. And professional help costs. If you can afford that help, you will find it easier to access the justice system. Better still, you will be able to choose the navigator - the lawyer - of your choice. We frequently see clients who intend abandoning legal claims or defences because they do not want to - or cannot - meet the high costs of that claim or defence. ... Read more »