March 2005
Lawyer;3/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p18
Trade Publication
The article presents news from the legal profession in Great Britain. Modernization comes slow in barristers' chambers, but things are really hooting up now. People are delighted to learn that Landmark Chambers has totally revamped its communications and moved to an ultra modern, 21st century-style system. Or to put it another way, it has introduced internal mail envelopes. Law firm Eversheds partner Eamon Moloney was happily celebrating his victory in the Best Lawyer Involved in Boats Award at a recent hosting bash, when he realized his gong had gone missing.


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