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My Life of Crime: Cases and Causes

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Knighted in 1992, Sir Ivan Lawrence QC MP tells the story of his 'life of crime' with extraordinary humility and humour, even when recounting his part in gruesome murder trials, and is passionate in his defence of the independent self-employed Bar within the legal aid system, now under threat.
Hardcover, 435 pages
Published September 1st 2010 by Book Guild Publishing
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Phillip Taylor
Apr 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
BOOK REVIEW
MY LIFE OF CRIME
Cases and Causes
By Sir Ivan Lawrence QC
Foreword by Michael Howard
Book Guild
ISBN: 978 1 84624 467 4
www.bookguild.co.uk

CASES AND CAUSES IN A DIVERSE AND DISTINGUISHED CAREER
An appreciation by Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor of Richmond Green Chambers

It seems to be a truth, universally acknowledged at the Bar, that if you can look back on a distinguished legal career - especially one mixed with politics - you feel a pressing need, indeed a duty, to write a memoir
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