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As reports of harassment and inappropriate behavior continue to surface in the legal industry, law firms are coming under ever-increasing pressure to turn their gaze inwards, to their own policies, pay, leaders and working culture. But there remains an area, on law’s periphery and often out of view, where the problem has until now gone largely overlooked.

Krishnan Nair

Krishnan is Deputy News Editor at Legal Week. A qualified solicitor, he has written for a number of publications and information providers, including the Financial Times and LexisNexis, joining Law.com in May 2018. He covers a variety of City and international law firms as well as disputes and white collar crime.

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