Loved this from a somewhat snide article in the guardian.co.uk, Making the would-be barristers of tomorrow face harsh realities of today
Undergraduate students to a large extent have unformed minds,” hit back Cambridge University professor Christopher Forsyth. “There is a danger of teaching them to advise before they have a mastery of conceptual thought.”
Same goes for quite a lot of lawyers.
And as for the jaw-dropping comment from City Law School associate dean Susan Blake,
The law is an attractive profession. And a success rate of one in 10 is a hell of a lot better than you get with the lottery
she clearly missed out on being taught by Professor Forsyth.