Posted in Blog on 28 May 2016
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind. So says Helena, one of the four young lovers featured in William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
You can make your own mind up on Thursday 23rd June when the UK, amongst them approximately 500,000 people employed in the legal profession will shape the country's future when they vote to either remain or leave the European Union.
To have the courage of ones convictions is admirable indeed and there is a sense that the Lord Chancellor and his predecessor are running the risk, in the words of Hamlet, of being hoisted by their own petard. A petard was a type of mine or bomb used to take down fortified gates and walls in the 16th and 17th century. Quite ironic that Boris, Michael and Chris are running the risk of political annihilation whilst driving a campaign to close the gates and build the walls.
The croaking raven doth bellow for revenge so we stuck a finger in the air to see which way the wind was blowing in legal and our Not so big Brexit survey produced some interesting results.