The ties that bind – Take 5 offers a bite-sized compilation of five UK firms that are connected by a particular theme, which may be serious or light-hearted. The key word here is ‘eclectic’; the firms might be united by practice area, location or just the fact that they have names that would score well in scrabble. It’s a fun exercise for us – perhaps you’d like to give it a go too? If you can think up a category, and select five firms that fit within it, by all means send it in to email@example.com. You might find yourself featuring in LC.N Weekly! So take five and read Take 5.
This week's Take 5
The Leeds side streets that you slip down
If Morrissey's lyrics prove true for you, these five Leeds-based firms all have personal injury practices:
Previous Take 5s
In want of a wife?
Marriage is no longer a "truth universally acknowledged", but these five firms all practise family law in locations featured in Pride and Prejudice:
Can we lead you to IP?
Here are five firms in Leeds that do intellectual property:
Plenty of energy
Here are five firms in Bristol that do energy and natural resources law:
Bypass the gateway
Not all chambers have signed up to the Pupillage Gateway; here are five with deadlines just around the corner:
All at sea
This fishy five are linked by an association with the briny depths, the roaring ocean, the maritime magnificence (etc):
No sorcery required for these apprentice-friendly firms, all of which have been early adopters on the legal apprenticeship scene:
Easter has just hopped off, and these five firms have a chocolatey, hot-cross-bunny feel to them:
Fly to the Bar
Soaring like the mythical, winged horse of its name, the Pegasus Access Scheme is supported by 58 chambers, including these five: