Lawyers and other professionals

Abel, R. L., English Lawyers Between Market and State: The Politics of Professionalism (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2003)

(*) Abel-Smith, B., and Stevens, R., with the assistance of Brooke, R., Lawyers and the Courts: A Sociological Study of the English Legal System 1750-1965 (London, Heinemann, 1967)

(*)—— Zander, M., and Brooke, R., Legal Problems and the Citizen: A Study in Three London Boroughs (London, Heinemann Educational, 1973)

Ashley, K. D., Artificial Intelligence and Legal Analytics: New Tools for Law Practice in the Digital Age (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2017)

Blacksell, M., Economides, K., and Watkins, C., Justice Outside the City: Access to Legal Services in Rural Britain (Harlow, Longman Scientific and Technical, 1991)

Boon, A., Lawyers’ Ethics and Professional Responsibility (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2015)

Economides, K. (ed.), Ethical Challenges to Legal Education and Conduct (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 1998)

Galanter, M., and Pulay, T., Tournament of Lawyers: The Transformation of the Big Law Firm (Chicago, IL, Chicago University Press, 1991)

Green, S., and Leacham, K., Tax Advice in the UK: Why Things Go Wrong and the Implications for the Tax Adviser’s Profession (London, Chartered Institute of Taxation, 1997)

Harlow, C., and Rawlings, R., Pressure Through Law (London, Routledge, 1992)

Joseph, M., The Conveyancing Fraud (Harmondsworth, Penguin, 1975)

Legal services research centre, Causes of Action: Civil law and social justice. The final report of the first LSRC survey of justiciable problems (2nd edn, London, Legal Services Commission, 2006)

Legg, M., and Bell, F., Artificial Intelligence and the Legal Profession (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2020)

Lewis, P. S. C., Assumptions about Lawyers in Policy Statements: A Survey of Relevant Research (London, Lord Chancellor’s Department, 2000)

Mansfield, M., Memoirs of a Radical Lawyer (London, Bloomsbury, 2010)

Maughan, C., and Webb, J., Lawyering Skills and the Legal Process (2nd edn, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2005)

Paterson, A., Lawyers and the Public Good: Democracy in Action? (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2011)

Sarat, A., and Scheingold, S., Cause Lawyering and Professional Responsibilities (New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 1998)

Susskind, R., The End of Lawyers? Rethinking the nature of legal services (2nd edn, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2010)

—— Transforming the Law: Essays on Technology, Justice and the Legal Marketplace (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2003)

------Tomorrow’s Lawyers, An introduction to your future (2nd ed)( Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2017)

------ and Susskind, D., The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts (Updated edition) (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2021)

(*) Zander, M., Lawyers and the Public Interest: A Study of Restrictive Practices (London, published for the London School of Economics and Political Science by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1967)


Devlin, Baron P., The Judge (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1979)

Dworkin, R., Political Judges and the Rule of Law (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1980)

(*) Griffiths, J. A. G., The Politics of the Judiciary (5th edn, London, Fontana, 1997)

Hodder-Williams, R., Judges and Politics in the Contemporary Age (London, Bowerdean, 1996)

Justice, The Judiciary: The Report of a Justice Sub-committee (Chairman of Subcommittee, Peter Webster) (London, Stevens, 1972)

—— The Judiciary in England and Wales: A Report by Justice (Chairman of Committee, Robert Stevens) (London, JUSTICE, 1992)

Lee, S., Judging Judges (London, Faber, 1989)

Malleson, K., The New Judiciary: The Effects of Expansion and Activism (Aldershot, Dartmouth, 1999)

Neuberger, D. and Riddell, P., The Power of Judges (UK, Haus, 2018)

Pannick, D., Judges (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1987)

Robertson, D., Judicial Discretion in the House of Lords (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1998)

Rozenberg, J., Enemies of the People?: How Judges Shape Society (Bristol, Bristol University Press, 2020)

Sachs, A., The Strange Alchemy of Life and Law (Oxford, Oxford University Press 2009; paperback edn, 2011)

Shetreet, S., and Turenne, S., Judges on Trial: A Study of the Appointment and Accountability of the English Judiciary (2nd ed) (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2013)

Stevens, R., Law and Politics: The House of Lords as a Judicial Body, 1800-1976 (London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1979)

—— The English Judges: Their Role in the Changing Constitution (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2002)

—— The Independence of the Judiciary: The View from the Lord Chancellor’s Office (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1997)

Legal education

Cocks, R., and Cownie, F. A., Great and Noble Occupation: The History of the Society of Legal Scholars (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2009)

Committee on Legal Education, Report (Cmnd 4595) (London, Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1971)

Denvir, C., (ed) Modernising Legal Education (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2020)

Economides, K. (ed.), Ethical Challenges to Legal Education and Conduct (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 1998)

Grimes, R., Public Legal Education: The Role of Law Schools in Building a More Legally Literate Society (London, Routledge, 2021)

Sampford, C., and Breakey, H., Law, Lawyering and Legal Education: Building an Ethical Profession in a Globalizing World (London, Routledge, 2018)

Sherr, A., Moorhead, R., and Sommerlad, H. (eds) Legal Education at the Crossroads: Education and the Legal Profession (London, Routledge, 2017)

Stevens, R.,Law School: Legal Education in America from the 1850s to the 1980s (Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press, c. 1983)

Thomas, L., Vaughan, S., Lynch, T., and Malkani, B. (eds) Reimagining Clinical Legal Education (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2021)

Twining, W., Blackstone’s Tower: The English Law School (London, Stevens & Son/Sweet & Maxwell, 1994)

—— Law in Context: Enlarging a Discipline (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1997)

Wilson, G. P. (ed.), Frontiers of Legal Scholarship: Twenty-five Years of Warwick Law School (Chichester and New York, NY, Wiley, 1995)

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