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That Was The Year That Was

This is the time of year for nostalgia. Channel Four will show top 100 hundred countdowns of all sorts of nonsense as presented by Jonathan Ross with Gail Porter giving us her views. 527 more words


A Perfect Day

Make us both a cup of tea and let me tell you about my day….

So off I went to court today ready to prosecute three bail applications, prosecute two sentences and defend in a PCMH. 852 more words


Turning Point

Sometimes you don’t see the significance of a chance meeting. You think it’s just another turn in the road, a way through the latest problem, not something that will change the course of your life. 468 more words


Setting the Bar: Sorcha Cristin Whelan on Becoming a Barrister

Gold Girl’s mission is to encourage young women to embark on a great and fulfilling career. We will profile women and men in a range of careers about their passion and why they chose them. 960 more words


What area of law do you want to specialise in?

A few of you have messaged me to ask what types of law solicitors can practice. As you may or may not know, the legal world covers a wide spectrum, which requires lawyers to specialise in certain areas. 529 more words


It all comes down to value...

I was catching up with one of my close friends last week and we were discussing a recent case I’d read about where a husband and wife battled it out in court for 7 years spending crazy amounts of money because she knew he had money and he claimed he was bankrupt. 246 more words


It is almost 14 years since I graduated from University with my LLB (Hons) in Law and European languages; confident that one day I would be lead counsel on some of the most significant legal cases in England and Wales.  95 more words