End Of The Day Round-Up

Leaving work on a Friday [#WhatShouldWeCallMe] What to do about trolls? [The Justice Gap] Twists in the tale of court interpreters [Justice of the Peace Blog] Battle of the top QCs: reaction [Twitter] Fraudster solicitor Kenneth Hunt ordered to repay £30,000 [The Journal] Tunbridge Wells solicitor’s struggle with bipolar disorder [Sussex Courier] Michael Ballack fires… Read more »

End Of The Day Round-Up

Barrister who will represent Wills and Kate in Paris acted for John Galliano over racist rant [Evening Standard] Kate topless pictures: criminal and legal cases [BBC] Inner Temple 1 – 0 BPP Law School [Twitter] When someone from work/school emails me over the weekend [#WhatShouldWeCallMe] Field Fisher and Osborne Clarke in talks over £200m merger [Legal… Read more »

The Best Law School-Themed Animated Gifs

#WhatShouldWeCallMe is a brilliant Tumblr blog run by two anonymous law students. Most of the posts – which involve the captioning of an animated GIF image – are about general life, but some are about the law. Here are the best ones. What has happened to my life since starting law school When someone asks… Read more »

Plan B: If You Can’t Get a TC Or Pupillage, Become An Entrepreneur

The BBC’s Paul ‘I’ve-lived-in-London-for-20-years-but-still-speak-like-a-miner’ Mason is pessimistic about the future of conventional graduate jobs. “The west’s model is broken. It cannot deliver enough high-value work for its highly educated workforce,” he wrote last week. But Mason is encouraged by the initiative shown by the youth of today, who he believes could be saved by their… Read more »

Morning Round-Up: Wednesday 20 June

Clifford Chance lawyer selected as Olympic torchbearer – Docklands & East London Advertiser What has happened to my life since starting law school – #Whatshouldwecallme Barrister standing as candidate for the Thames Valley Crime Commissioner misses his own launch ceremony – Oxford Mail Lawyer body search row looms over fate of Gaddafi’s son – The… Read more »