FABIAN Picardo and Daniel Feetham argued over their legal knowledge in front of a live television audience.

The Chief Minister of Gibraltar and the Social Democrats leader hit out at one another’s legal expertise ahead of next week’s general election.

TV TAUNTS: Legal wrangle as Fabian Picardo and Daniel Feetham clash
TV TAUNTS: Legal wrangle as Fabian Picardo and Daniel Feetham clash

A clip of the spat, which brought laughter from the audience, was uploaded to YouTube.

Feetham said: “I am a litigator of 22 years experience.”

Picardo responded:  “And I am a litigator of 21 years experience.”

But Feetham retorted: “That’s not an area where you can safely battle with me.”

Picardo replied: “I’m a silk and you’re not.”