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Hilary Meredith was born in Knutsford, Cheshire, in 1959. She is a partner and head of the catastrophic injury department at Donns in Manchester.What was your first job?Holiday rep in Ibiza.What was your first ever salary as a lawyer?£6,000 pa.What would you have done if you hadn't become a lawyer?Nothing, but I would have married someone rich!Which law could you live without?The law of gravity - it is taking over as I get older!What was your most embarrassing professional moment?Being interviewed in the street on a windy day by ITN, knowing I was wearing BA paper knickers as the airline had lost my luggage - they're baggy!What car do you drive?BMW.Which famous person would you like to go out with?Patsy and Eddy from Absolutely Fabulous for a night out with the girls.Where would you go to eat?Cafe Opera, Stockholm.What's the best thing on TV?Coronation Street.Which movie do you wish you'd appeared in?Yanks.What's your most often-worn piece of clothing?Versace sunglasses. Yes, the sun does shine in Manchester.What book(s) are you reading at the moment?Run Away Jury by John Grisham.What is your all-time favourite record?I don't really have one, although Enya's Out of Africa reminds me of a great summer.What piece of advice would you give to anyone entering the profession now?Be determined and do not assume anything.What do you like about yourself?My nose - it keeps my sunglasses on!What do you hate about yourself?The lack of time I have to spend with my daughter.Where would you most like to be right now?South Beach, Miami.
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