Holman Fenwick Sydney head quits for Reed Smith's Hong Kong spin-off

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  • Now Clyde & Co is in Australia too, Holman Fenwick will face more competition down under.

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  • "Heathfield is also a Richards Butler alumni"

    No, she's a Richards Butler alumnA. Alumni is the plural. See this all the time, drives me mad. Can't any lawyers speak Latin any more?

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  • As we're on a pedantic kick, Anon, it should be noted that alumni is in fact the plural of the masculine singular noun alumnus. Alumna is the singular form of alumnae (feminine plural).

    The rest of your point was fair enough, mind.

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  • It's alumnus not alumnA. If you have to make this kind of post please do your spell check before clicking the submit button.

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  • Thanks for the Latin corrections, everyone - our erroneous "alumni" has now been changed to the correct "alumna".

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  • Dear Anon @ 3:32, boreus offus

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  • I had thought that "alumna" and "alumnae" were not in common usage but then I realised that perhaps [drifts off to sleep].

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