Party off dudes

The Christmas cheer was distinctly lacking in DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary’s corporate recovery group last year. The team won instructions to act for KPMG and Kroll in the respective Unwins and MVC administrations, but the timing of the work meant long hours had to be put in over the festive period. Even the departmental Christmas party had to be cancelled.

Summing up his predicament, partner Simon Neilson-Clark admitted to Tulkinghorn: “I’m about as popular as Herod this year.”