The Phat 2 Fat Ladies: Cooks, Chefs and a Barrister.

“pass the magic pudding please“ Another lawyer who changed hats for food. Clarissa sums up the visit to her past, “I think I’m quite glad I gave up the law books for the recipe books.” TITLE: Barristers at Lincoln’s Inn NUMBER: Series 3, Episode 4 ORIGINAL AIRDATE: September 23, 1998 SETTINGS: Unusually, this episode opens with… Read More The Phat 2 Fat Ladies: Cooks, Chefs and a Barrister.

A Lawyer Who Changed Hats: The Father of Gastronomy or the Story of a Judge and his Stomach.

Many lawyers have left the law for another career and/or gained fame as something other than being a lawyer. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826 Paris) did some of that. While he didn’t leave the law and ultimately became a judge of the Court of Cassation appointed for life by Napolean Bonoparte under the new post-Revolution rules, he became… Read More A Lawyer Who Changed Hats: The Father of Gastronomy or the Story of a Judge and his Stomach.