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Site no. 4 - MacRoberts

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Comments... Good information on the types of work carried out and on partners, with pictures. There is a nice "next" facility in case anyone wants to look at all the partners in turn! Good design, although the fact that each area of practice has a different background colour is slightly distracting. The private client section is particularly bright (wear sunglasses when viewing it!) A large selection of legal links. Many publications, bulletins and newsletters available online although quite a few of these are rather old (e.g. 1999 or even earlier). Also has an e-update facility on your chosen area of law. The site conforms to the "Web Accessibility Initiative Guidelines" - designed to be usable by partially sighted people. Thus, for example, there is a description of a small Flash movie which a computer can "read aloud" for a person who cannot see it. Full marks for this.


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