“Turn and face the strange…”

I’d had day-dreams about leaving the law before. (Don’t we all from time to time?).  I don’t mean to belittle the thinking by using the word day-dream. But that was what these thoughts had been. I’d discussed alternatives with my family and friends. But, if I’m honest, I had never really considered anything different. Not […]

When not knowing what you don’t know may not be good enough…

How many of you recognise this situation? Your business colleagues contact you for legal sign-off (note depersonalised “legal” not “your”): “It’s straightforward and I need legal sign off so that I can close the deal. My client’s waiting on the other line.” They provide scant information; what they think you need to know. I don’t […]