Training contracts

Regular readers may recall that a few weeks back Tulkinghorn reported on the diminishing possibility of doing any work at all while on a Dubai-bound plane due to the overpopulation of eager lawyers on fly-in, fly-out operations.

It would seem it is an epidemic that is spreading, much in the same way as viruses tend to spread. News reaches Tulkinghorn Towers that the Eurostar to Brussels is just as bad, with the Brussels to Lille stretch being particularly risky for running into a fellow lawyer. According to well-placed sources, the Eurostar travels just slow enough through Belgium that mobile phone reception is good enough to attempt work calls.