Lord Neuberger has enjoyed an illustrious career in the law, retiring as president of the UK Supreme Court in September last year. Speaking at Legal Week’s recent Trust & Estates Litigation Forum, Elspeth Talbot Rice QC looks back with Lord Neuberger at his journey from – in his own words – a “not very good” chemistry student at Oxford to being appointed to the highest judicial office in the country and presiding over what many have dubbed the case of the century.