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Tulkinghorn would like to congratulate Irwin Mitchell for putting a human face to corporate law.
One of Tulkinghorn’s scribes requested some information about a partner the firm had lately hired – John Hayes from Davenport Lyons.
As well as the usual guff about his practice, Irwin Mitchell tendered the following biographical nugget: “Away from work, John is a member of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society and Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club. He speaks good Spanish, having lived in Peru for a year, and is an Arsenal season ticket holder.”
So he likes drinking and football, then? Nice work, John.