David Pickup considers the Summer holidays, solicitor style

Looking back at your holiday… was it worth it? The expense, the time, the sunburn? What about new work opportunities you missed because you were not there? And the clients who caused mayhem as soon as you left the office? Or perhaps you had everything carefully planned well in advance…? If not, read on…

The countdown

Beforehand, you spent a week or more working extra-long hours trying to get up to date. You went through files, wrote letters– and looked in dusty cabinets previously unopened in years. You contacted clients who had forgotten about you years ago. You prepared reams of ‘holiday notes’ – what is going on, which clients might be demanding – and who ...

David Pickup
Senior Partner, Head of Mental Health Law
Pickup & Scott

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