Acorn Productions head of legal and business affairs: Man of mystery By Joanne Harris 2 September 2013 00:00 17 December 2015 11:26 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 3 September 2013 at 12:51 I find Leo Dezoysa’s comments about avoiding working in a law firm worrying – as it igniores the requirement that to become a good lawyer needs training – which is best obtained through the requirement of excellence within a law firm. In house you learn the commercials and become aware of industry and commercial issues – but without a good few years of proper legal training with good supervision – that person is a liability unless they have significant reliance on external law firms. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.