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Law Society 7’s Rugby 2012

The Law Society 7’s is billed as a sunny afternoon of rugby at Richmond Athletics Ground accompanied by ample food and drink, all courtesy of the firm.  Last month’s (23 September 2012) affair was rather more akin to a P.E. class at school, when inevitably it would always be cold and wet. Indeed, it must…

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Not Too Taxing

I think that every trainee has an idea of what they think their training contract is going to be like and they are a bit uneasy at the thought. We all hear rumours of scary partners and being a department photocopier, but I am a first-seat trainee in the Tax department in Birmingham and I…

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All Work and No Play?

I’m Amy Hextell and I’m currently in my first seat in the Birmingham Corporate team.  I went to the University of Birmingham and I love the city! All work and no play? Lawyers work hard.  They put in long hours, racing to meet deadlines and operating to the client’s timetable which can sometimes mean you’re…

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