There is not enough fun in legal practice!

October 3, 2020

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Master Sanderson in the Supreme Court of Western Australia has taken a small step to remedy this. I think we need more judgments like this one…

http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/viewdoc/au/cases/wa/WASC//2020/347.html

The case has nothing to do with the law of landlord and tenant, but it so well written that I had to share it.

I genuinely think it is up there with Lord Denning’s famous decision about the cricket field … https://www.casemine.com/judgement/uk/5a8ff8cb60d03e7f57ecd836

And the decision by an ACT Supreme Court Judge who was asked to decide on the balance of probabilities whether he had fallen asleep during the trial …

http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/viewdoc/au/cases/act/ACTSC/2008/112.html

Each decision is recommended reading for all lawyers.

About Sam Hopper

Sam is a property and insolvency barrister.

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2 Comments on “There is not enough fun in legal practice!”

  1. Peter Lowenstern Says:

    What a gem! Surely must be right up there for the “judgement of the year” award👏👍😍

    Reply

  2. Marina Paleologoudias Says:

    Thank you, I couldn’t agree more!

    Sent from my iPad

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