Lawyer commissions R’n’B ballad in his honour – then plays it on loop on his website

Visitors to the website of US lawyer Carl B Grant (pictured below) are greeted by a tuneful R’n’B tribute to the South Carolina-based litigator. “Call Carl-B-Grant, when you’re in trouble, call Carl-B-Grant, he’s on the double, Carl B Grant: a lawyer that’ll fight for you,” croons an unidentified R’n’B songstress during the chorus. But it’s… Read more »

Practising Lawyer With Sideline As A Rapper Releases New Single – And It’s Just As Awful As His Previous Efforts

Mike Shipwash (aka ‘Lawyer Mike’) is an American sole practitioner specialising in personal injury law, who over the last few years has wowed YouTube with a series of R&B-infused raps. With their terrible lyrics (“rain: that sweet precipitation coming down from the skies, it’s like a nectar”) and cheesy videos, the tracks have developed a cult… Read more »

Bored Of Law Already? Blur Drummer-Turned-Kingsley Napley Solicitor Launches ‘DJ Dark Destroyer’ Alter Ego

As legal world-watchers will doubtless be aware, Blur drummer Dave Rowntree recently traded in the rockstar life in order to follow his lawyer dream – qualifying in September as a solicitor at white collar crime firm Kingsley Napley. But it seems that the corporate legal fast-lane has left Rowntree hankering for the comforting mundanity of… Read more »


Follow @cathrynkoz Cathryn Kozlowski focused on getting top music qualifications rather than top A-levels, but now she wants to be a lawyer and is finding that firms hold this against her Almost every training contract and vac scheme application now begins with a filtering process, whereby you must state whether you achieved the usual minimum… Read more »