By Gordon Lewis
Gordon Lewis loves the humanity of the legislation. That affection has led him to a criminal occupation of significant variety. no matter if as Director of the Victorian legislations Institute, sitting as a County court docket pass judgement on, commonplace displays on radio, visitor speaker at either in another country and Australian meetings, or his function as Cricket Australia's Senior Code of behavior Commissioner, his identify has develop into nearly to boot identified to most of the people because it is to the felony profession.
Known for his heat, compassion and quickly wit, he has committed a long time to aiding and advising younger attorneys. The textbook he initially co-authored with Justice Kyrou, convenient tricks on criminal perform, was defined because the simply criminal textbook to ever make the readers snigger. numerous years in the past he made up our minds to put in writing 'a humorous e-book concerning the legislation and his lifestyles so far.' This e-book is the outcome. if it is the legislations stripped of its pomposity, cricket, movie reviewing, greyhounds or simply dealing with life's exigencies, the self-deprecatory humour in those pages supplies an extraordinary perception into the author's kindness and feel of enjoyable. you may also imagine that aside from writing 'a humorous book', nearly coincidentally the writer has recorded a testomony to overcoming own adversity.
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