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Almost two-thirds of U.K. legal professionals say they have called in sick to avoid going into work on a Monday, while half said they have suffered from ‘Sunday night fear’, according to a new study.

The research, which was compiled by online job marketplace CV-Library, polled 2,000 people in the U.K. and found that legal workers are among the most likely to suffer from the Sunday night fear, which relates to anxieties about the coming week and the prospect of returning to work.

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Hannah Roberts

Hannah joined Legal Week in May 2018 after finishing her degree at Kingston University. Her areas of focus are corporate, M&A, private equity and restructuring at UK and City-based US law firms.

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