Archive for October, 2011

Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 31st October 2011

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 of […]

October 31, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Launch of ‘The Queen’s Counsel Official Lawyers Handbook’

At Daunt Books in Marylebone High Street last Thursday  evening, Times cartoonist Alex Williams celebrated the launch of his  latest book The Queen’s Counsel Official Lawyers Handbook, a satirical guide to the perils and pitfalls of a career in law. Alex was (briefly) a barrister, before  fleeing the law to become a Hollywood animator, but […]

October 25, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 24th October 2011

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 of […]

October 24, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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RebeccasReads review of ‘Law and Peace’

Very many thanks to RebeccasReads for reviewing my new book Law and Peace. You can read the review here or below. You can buy the book at Amazon.co.uk The title of this book is a misnomer? With law and lawyers how can peace ever prevail…and more importantly how can lawyers live in a world of […]

October 21, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 17th October 2011

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 of […]

October 17, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 10th October 2011

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 of […]

October 10, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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@BabyBarista listed as one of UK’s top legal Tweeters by David Allen Green in The Lawyer

Very many thanks to David Allen Green for mentioning @babybarista in an article for The Lawyer on the UK’s top legal tweeters. This is David’s first article as Media Correspondent for The Lawyer. For those of you who don’t know about David, he writes the excellent Jack of Kent blog which was shortlisted for the George Orwell blogging prize in 2010 and […]

October 7, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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An award and two excellent legal satires

Very many thanks to John Bolch over at the FamilyLore blog for awarding this post his September Post of the Month award. Whilst I’m at it, for those of you who haven’t come across John’s blog before, may I suggest you start with his wonderful satire on the profession which follows the comings and goings of the fictional firm […]

October 7, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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The Bar is dead, long live the Bar!

“Well, ladies and gentleman,” said SlipperySlope today, “how does it feel to be on the cusp of entering a new era of the alternative business structure?” “The what?” said UpTights. “Oh, come on,” said Slippery. “Don’t pretend you haven’t been sitting around worrying about it for the last few months. Word tells me you have […]

October 6, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Charon QC review of ‘Law and Peace’

Very many thanks to Charon QC for reviewing my new book Law and Peace. You can read the review here or below. You can buy the book at Amazon.co.uk Law and Peace is a very good read and builds upon the amusement of Tim Kevan’s regular BabyBarista column in The Guardian and the first book […]

October 4, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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