Is that this a brand new social media development?
Now there’s a ‘Kirkland & Finish It’ Instagram account poking enjoyable on the authorized career.
The meme web page, which is on no account related to Kirkland & Ellis, has 1,214 followers on the time of writing, and makes use of an tailored model of the US agency’s emblem.
“Our memeable time is £500 per hour + VAT + disbursements,” the nameless person quips.
The account launched in March and has since shared 38 memes poking enjoyable at trainee life, billing targets and moneylaw salaries, amongst different issues. Listed below are Authorized Cheek‘s faves:
“I need to turn out to be a lawyer to assist folks”
Legislation college students, a 2.1 in tort doesn’t imply you’re a lawyer
The paralegal-trainee divide
A swipe at non-Russell Group uni college students securing TCs
The circle of legislation life
Hold calm and preserve billing
Launching legislation meme accounts on Instagram has turn out to be considerably of a development in latest months. Earlier this yr we noticed ‘Allen & Over It’ (a play on Allen & Overy) grace the pages of Legal Cheek.
‘Slaughtered and Dismayed’ (a play on Slaughter and May) was brought to our attention final October. The web page mocks life in Metropolis legislation by means of the medium of memes, and has since gathered a 12k-strong following.
Neither ‘Allen & Over It’ nor ‘Slaughtered and Dismayed’ are affiliated with the magic circle duo.
Last month, we introduced you ‘Magic Circle Confessions’, an Instagram account that enables Metropolis legal professionals to anonymously submit their “juicy secrets and techniques”.