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Hulk QC v the rest of the world

SJ’s John van der Luit-Drummond talks to the silk whose green finger is firmly on the pulse of the legal profession, Barrister Hulk QC

5 November 2014

Hello Hulk. How have
you been since last
we spoke?

ANGRY, PUNY HUMAN.

Short but sweet. The Bar Council is having its annual conference, will you be there? Any gossip expected?

TO BE BRUTALLY FRANK, HULK WILL BE EARNING MONEY, RATHER THAN MOANING ABOUT NOT EARNING ANY MONEY.
OR HULK MIGHT BE DRUNK. INEVITABLY, THE CRIMS WILL BE GOSSIPING ABOUT WHICH CHAMBERS WILL FALL APART NEXT, AND WHICH ‘QUASI-CRIMINAL’ INCOME SUPPLEMENT THEY’RE ON NOW. SAD TIMES.

Well it is National Pro Bono Week. How much free legal advice do you think a lawyer should undertake to give?

BUT FOR YOUR QUESTION, HULK WOULD HAVE TOTALLY IGNORED PRO BONO WEEK. HULK SAY<...

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