HIA Legal News

  • The Lawyer Awards: Firm of the Year shortlist 2018
    26
    Jun
    The 2018 shortlist for Law Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards, in association with Travelers, makes for interesting reading. Eight names are on the list for the final and biggest award of the night...
  • How law firms are adapting to #MeToo era
    26
    Mar
    This is the first in a series on how the #MeToo movement is affecting the legal industry, based on reporting that includes a survey of the largest U.S. law firms.

HIA Legal Spotlight

  • The do's and don'ts at interview
    05
    Apr
    Interviews can be intimidating, especially when you are interviewing with a panel of partners at a top city law firm. Whilst this can be viewed as an awkward professional situation, like anything else...
  • PWC's millennial employees led a rebellion...
    26
    Mar
    A few years ago, PwC recruiters noticed a change on the blue-chip campuses that produced so many of the consulting behemoth’s new hires. For decades, fresh graduates had simply accepted they’d be sig...
  • Disruption and change in the legal sector in 2018
    23
    Jan
    Relentless disruption, change and innovation are once again the key themes for lawyers this year. Increasingly sophisticated technologies along with pressures from clients, employees and regulatory sy...
  • 5 tips for lawyers to de-stress at work
    13
    Nov
    Top tips for lawyers to de-stress and achieve the holy grail of a work/life balance whilst still progressing a career with a top tier City Law firm. We've taken 5 stress management techniques whi...
  • AI v Lawyers - Rise of the machine
    09
    Nov
    The battle between man and (AI-powered) machine has been a long, ongoing one. Think Garry Kasparov vs. IBM’s Deep Blue, Jeopardy contestants vs. Watson, Dave vs. the HAL 9000. And now a new skirmish h...
  • The Lure of the UAE - From Australian Days to Arabian Nights
    21
    Sep
    From Australian Days to Arabian Nights: We speak to banking and finance lawyer Jessica about her transition from Australia to the UAE
  • How the busiest people get so much done
    24
    May
    Lawyers in City firms can regularly work in excess of a twelve hour day and while most accept this is what they signed up for many lament how difficult it is to make plans outside of work and stick to...

HIA Legal CSR

  • Corporate Social Responsibility
    22
    Nov
    HIA Legal is committed to corporate social responsibility. We believe it is important to seek to improve the communities we work in and to this end we endeavour to help people develop key skills on a ...
  • Very worthy cause - Raising funds for British Ex Serviceman
    25
    Apr
    In terms of a worthwhile charity and supporting ex serviceman this charity doesn’t really get any better. Veterans Aid (VA) was established in 1932 in a direct response to homelessness caused by pover...
  • Cancer Macmillan
    14
    Apr
    Amicus raising awareness Cancer Macmillan, target of £25,000 achievable by Dec 2016