So. From January we will be able to venture down the spiral staircase within our ivory towers and peer out of the door to the bustle at street level. Watch where you step.
Yes folks. In the new year the bar will be able to conduct litigation.
Let's face it, no-one can agree what it amounts to anyway and the pro-McKenzies are all gaily managing their clients affairs from a cafe in croydon anyway, and charging twice the legal aid rates for the privilege.
Can't wait. Metaphorical red tape up to our eyeballs and a four hundred percent rise in complaints.
AND I shall have to rewrite my "what's the difference between a barrister and a solicitor?" AGAIN. Remind me - what IS the difference?