You’re thinking of studying law or becoming a lawyer. But what is law really like? How does it feel, being a lawyer, and what do lawyers do all day?
This book is your way in. It covers the key topics of law and legal practice in a new and engrossing way that will help you decide whether the law really is for you.
About the author
Chris Stoakes is a master of language. He also knows the world of business. His books on business subjects such as the financial markets, commercial awareness and the law are hugely popular, especially amongst young people, for their clarity of expression and simplicity of style.
Chris has been writing professionally for thirty years. He has been by-lined in the quality national papers, his words have been quoted in Parliament and he has edited a wide variety of business, finance and legal publications. He is also an award-winning poet.
Chris knows the professional world. He has been a lawyer, a partner in a City law firm and a management consultant. He trains professionals in how to write. He is a qualified teacher and an MBA tutor. It’s this experience and viewpoint that Chris brings to bear in Get To The Point. Chris was educated at Charterhouse and Oxford where he read law.