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Chinese Sweatshops, Tigers and The Beatles; A Tailor-Made Victory

As a cold, dark and dreary November rolled to a close Corporate trainee Tom Woodhead and Projects & Construction gap year student Sairish Tahir sat burning the midnight oil, cramming all things current affairs and practising their verbal sparring so as not to bring eternal shame to the Pinsent Masons name at the annual Michelsberg Debating…

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A real ‘stitch-up’

Late November saw the inaugural final of the Michelsberg Debating Competition, involving junior lawyers from across Leeds and sponsored by a local bespoke tailor.  Representing Pinsent Masons were Maria Akbani (gap year student) and Victoria McClintock (trainee solicitor), this blog is their account of how they got on. [Maria] I first heard about the debating competition when an email…

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