Archive for December, 2010

Snow days

‘I hate snow,’ said ClicheClanger today on another visit to chambers. ‘Me, too,’ said BusyBody. ‘All those disappointed children and their undelivered Christmas presents.’ ‘It’s got nothing to do with that,’ he replied. ‘It’s just bad for business.’ ‘I thought you said bad weather causes more accidents and is therefore a good thing?’ said TheCreep. […]

December 21, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Alex Williams’ cartoons Christmas edition, 20th December 2010

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including Lawyers Uncovered. He also does the cartoons for BabyBarista and has had two more excellent books published recently: 101 Ways to Leave the Law and 101 Uses for a Useless Banker. He offers almost all […]

December 20, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 13th December 2010

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including Lawyers Uncovered. He also does the cartoons for BabyBarista and has had two more excellent books published recently: 101 Ways to Leave the Law and 101 Uses for a Useless Banker. He offers almost all […]

December 13, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Interests of injustice

Much discussion in chambers tea about the government’s proposed changes to costs and damages in civil litigation. ‘You know, when they justified taking away legal aid by allowing no-win no-fee cases, I kind of saw the point,’ said TheBusker. ‘It sort of told solicitors to put their money where their mouth was and at least […]

December 8, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 6th December 2010

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including Lawyers Uncovered. He also does the cartoons for BabyBarista and has had two more excellent books published recently: 101 Ways to Leave the Law and 101 Uses for a Useless Banker. He offers almost all […]

December 6, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Winter fool

Off the back of Lord Young’s remarks about people never having had it so good and with the cold weather taking over, the ever-sensitive HeadofChambers thought he’d organise a ‘Champagne Winter Fuel’ party last night at his London club. It was funded by the winter fuel payments for those of his friends who qualified. Despite […]

December 2, 2010 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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