May 2019


Last week Jonathan Cocker attended the International Bar Association’s Mid-Year Meetings in Budapest, Hungary as Sustainability Officer of the IBA (SEERIL). The meetings included prominent members from the legal, business and political communities. Leaders from more than 190 bar associations and law societies spanning over 170 countries were among those attending. Among the issues examined at the Conference were indemnity insurance, the soft skills of young lawyers, bullying and harassment, ‘fair trade’ in legal services,…