Don't put off to tomorrow what you can do today. That's the message from a recent disciplinary hearing in which a solicitor was fined for sitting on a piece of work for ten years. The full details are here in The Times: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article2547596.ece
I've just taken a call from my lawyer about a property sale. Unfortunately, it's confirming completion on a flat I sold in Finsbury Park in 1998.