The Survivalist Articles

Should you learn Mandarin?

December 1, 2013

Should you learn Mandarin?

The Survivalist questions the ‘opportunities’ posed by China

The truth about dating lawyers

Get real, says The Survivalist – lawyers can be truly rubbish dates

Your solicitor boyfriend?

August 29, 2013

Your solicitor boyfriend?

What’s good enough for barristers is good enough for us, says The Survivalist

World War L

July 23, 2013

World War L

Lawyers are spreading like zombies, says The Survivalist – and that ain’t gonna change soon

In or out?

July 9, 2013

In or out?

In-house can be wonderful, says the Survivalist, but beware the downsides

A nightmare you’ll never forget

You forgot to insert a vital clause. Don’t beat yourself up too long

When law and love clash

June 13, 2013

When law and love clash

Sooner or later your relationship will suffer, warns The Survivalist

Don’t be left hanging

The Survivalist on how to avoid being left in associate limbo

Summer lovin’

May 15, 2013

Summer lovin’

The Survivalist considers the season of office romances, and whether they help or harm

Qualified decisions

May 1, 2013

Qualified decisions

You’re qualifying in September. Focus on what you enjoy doing, says The Survivalist

Are you B-Arking?

April 18, 2013

Are you B-Arking?

Not knowing your territory can be the biggest missed opportunity of all, warns The Survivalist

Beware Big Yellow Taxi syndrome

Sometimes you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone, warns The Survivalist

Breaking the cycle of abuse

Just because your partner’s a bully doesn’t mean you should be too, argues The Survivalist

The squeezed middle

February 6, 2013

The squeezed middle

‘Counsels’ and ‘Directors’ should beware the axe, warns The Survivalist

Do unto others

January 10, 2013

Do unto others

Nice lawyers can end up on top, reckons The Survivalist

Merry XXXmas Everybody

December 12, 2012

Merry XXXmas Everybody

The Survivalist: sex, booze, violence and the firm’s office party