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Contributing to PLC
PLC Magazine carries articles that deal with legal areas of interest to business lawyers advising companies active in the UK.
We have a flexible method of commissioning: where appropriate, we approach leading practitioners to ask them to cover a particular legal development, but we also welcome proposals for articles.
If you are interested in contributing to PLC Magazine, please contact us with a short summary of the key areas you propose to cover in the article.
If we think the article sounds suitable for PLC Magazine, we will then discuss with you:
- Which type of article might suit the subject matter best (so, for example, a short news brief, which deals with a particular legal development, or a longer feature article which looks at a subject area in more depth).
- The deadline for your submission.
- The word count and some style guidelines for that particular type of piece, along with our editorial principles.
Once we have received an article, we format it in our house style and suggest alterations so that the article conforms to our editorial principles. We send the edited version to you for comment, and then, having incorporated your comments, we send you a final version for your approval.
Regular contributors to PLC include many of the UK's leading firms and individual practitioners. The Bulletin section, in which we report on changes to the law, is contributed by the following individuals and firms:
|Banking and capital markets Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP||Neil Falconer, Toby Bingley, Clare Berry|
|Commercial law Baker & McKenzie LLP||Duncan Reid-Thomas, Doris Myles|
|Commercial property||Practical Law Property|
|Company Ashurst LLP and Practical Law Corporate||Patricia Wade, Caroline Chambers|
|Competition Clifford Chance LLP||Alex Nourry, Chandralekha Ghosh, Chris Worrall|
|Dispute Resolution Herbert Smith Freehills LLP and Practical Law Dispute Resolution||Maura McIntosh, Anita Philips|
|Employment Practical Law Employment||Fraser Younson|
|Environment Norton Rose Fulbright LLP||Caroline May, Lucy Bruce-Jones|
|Financial reporting KPMG LLP||Mike Metcalf, Claire Stagg|
|IP and IT Bird & Bird LLP||Katharine Stephens, Audrey Horton|
|Pensions Mayer Brown International LLP||Jonathan Moody, Beverly Cox, Katherine Carter, Helen Parrott, Beth Brown|
|Regulatory investigations and enforcement Allen & Overy LLP||Calum Burnett, Sarah Hitchins|
|Restructuring and insolvency Clifford Chance LLP and Practical Law Restructuring & Insolvency||Adrian Cohen, Gabrielle Ruiz|
|Securities and corporate finance regulation Slaughter and May and Practical Law Financial Services and Practical Law Corporate||Jan Putnis|
|Taxation Norton Rose Fulbright LLP||Chris Bates, Margaret Andrews|