Suzanne Townley reflects on summer holidays and 'back to school' for solicitors

As I write, we’re half way through the school holidays and as I’ve returned from my own summer holiday and the short-lived heatwave has passed, my thoughts are already turning to ‘back to school’.

August can be quiet client-wise, while many are away. Though, it can suddenly feel busy when a colleague disappears for two weeks and leaves us to babysit that file that “nothing has happened on for ages” which guarantees that an email will land from the client saying all systems are go, probably at around 8:30am on the first Monday said colleague is sunning themselves on the beach in Spain…

On p. 19, David Pickup of Pickup & Scott reflects on the challenges of going on holiday as a sol...

Suzanne Townley
News Editor
Solicitors Journal

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