Solicitor and regular reviewer David Pickup lists his favourite reads of 2017:
What’s To Become of the Legal Profession? - Michael H. Trotter
A Straightforward Guide to How to Be a Litigant in Person in the New Legal World – representing yourself in the civil courts, Michael Langford
While this is an academic textbook rather than a practitioners’ guide, its depth of useful information should not be underestimated.
‘No readable book could consider all… issues relevant to the scope of criminal law. This unreadable book does not do so either.’ I immediately warmed to Victor Tadros as I read his self-deprecating introduction, but the laughs swiftly come to an end on page two.
There must be an easy way for solicitors firms to be successful. But what is success anyway? Is it doing the work you want to do because it is important, or is it just about money? I imagine most of us would say professional success is just as important as ...
The Knife Went In: Real-life murders and our culture, Theodore Dalrymple