Letters of The Lawyer

It’s true. The legal profession is lightening up.


It’s true. The legal profession is lightening up. At least that’s what those peering through the window at the The Lawyer’s recent Hot 100 photo shoot must have been thinking.

With a set that resembled an out-take from Sesame Street, Tulkinghorn – quaffing a glass of bubbly provided by the ever-jovial Mourant CEO Stephen Ball – guffawed as a procession of slightly bewildered ‘hotties’ posing with giant letters and numbers.

One particularly ill-fated group was forced to de-shoe and clamber on to titanic o’s and t’s.

As one of the more senior hotties quipped: “We’re really putting the hot into Hot 100.”

Unfortunately he was talking about perspiration rather than sex appeal.