TITLE

The work-life quiz

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;6/6/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with Dorothy Henderson, head of employment of law firm Travers Smith Braithwaite. She is asked about her first job. She replies that it was working as a waitress in a Hungarian patisserie. She informs that serving a divorce petition on a woman who had been sectioned and was in an asylum was her worst experience as a trainee. In reply to an answer she says that she catches up with family and friends, watches episode of television program "Desperate Housewives," and rides her horse on weekends.
ACCESSION #
17335062

 

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