The Lawyer Inquiry: Brian capstick

Brian Capstick, 46, was born in Upton on Severn. His firm, Capsticks, is recognised as one of the premier NHS firms in the country and it has produced a risk management software package. He lives in London.

What was your first job?

Delivery boy

What was your first ever salary as a lawyer?

u600 pa

What would you have done if you hadn't become a lawyer?


Which law could you live without?

European Communities Act, 1972

What car do you drive?

Mercedes Benz 500SE

Who inspires you?


What's the best thing on TV?

News at Ten

Which movie do you wish you'd appeared in?

'The Godfather'

What makes you seethe?

Shops which tell you that something is out of stock because: "it's our most popular line/size"

What's your most worn piece of clothing?

Gardening clogs

What in your opinion is the worst piece of architecture?

Department of the Environment building

What piece of advice would you give anyone entering the profession now?

Have a lot of fun first

Where would you most like to be right now?

Right here