If you couldn’t attend the #JLDForum on Saturday – don’t worry – we have curated some of the highlights of the day and some top tips below:

Maximizing the recovery of costs: retainers, costs estimates, time recording and billing
Lucy Baldwin, head of commercial litigation costs, Paragon Costs

Instructing counsel and building relationships
Natasha Dzameh, barrister and mediator, St John’s Chambers

Claims, conduct and risk management: what junior lawyers really need to know
Michael Murray, associate director, Brunel Professions Risks


Panel: Moving firms after qualification
Gishan Abeyratne, senior associate, BCL Legal Helen Hancock, partner, Simmons & Simmons LLP and Coralie McKeivor, solicitor, Foot Anstey LLP


Financial planning for junior lawyers
Tony Anderson and Simon Martin – Anderson Financial Management


Professional networthing: working with your local Law Society and/or JLD to develop your professional profile and soft skills
Leon Smith, solicitor, DAC Beachcroft LLP



Closing Remarks….