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    A new dawn for politics and the legal profession

    25 August 2016

    Post-Brexit Britain could see female junior lawyers smash the glass ceiling and leave adversity behind, writes Adele Edwin-Lamerton

  • Ben Wild

    A day in the life of a Brussels secondee

    28 April 2016

    Ben Wild, trainee solicitor at Leathes Prior Solicitors, shares his impressions of his six-month secondment as a trainee solicitor at the Law Society’s Brussels Office Read the blog

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    A levels are not the only way

    12 August 2015

    Adele Edwin-Lamerton of the JLD committee asks whether law firms will follow the example of PwC and start using new, fairer criteria for recruiting trainees.

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    Battersea Legal Advice Centre

    7 November 2016

    Oliver Haddock of RadcliffesLeBrasseur provides an insight into the volunteering services at Battersea Legal Advice Centre.

  • brogan solomon

    Become your firm’s pro bono pioneer

    28 November 2016

    Brogan Solomon explains how junior lawyers can alleviate their firms’ concerns about pro bono work by highlighting the opportunities available and skills they can develop.

  • Adele Edwin

    Brexit backlash

    3 January 2017

    The response to the High Court’s article 50 judgment has emphasised that there is a distinct lack of constitutional understanding in the UK, writes Adele Edwin-Lamerton

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    Building your network

    1 November 2016 By Jonathan Smith

    You’re never too young to start formulating a list of useful business contacts, explains Jonathan Smith

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    Centre 70 Legal Advice Clinic

    7 November 2016

    Louise Taylor of Anthony Gold Solicitors talks about her pro bono work with Centre 70 Legal Advice Clinic.

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    Emma Dickinson - The Cranfield Trust and HRNet

    30 October 2015

    Emma Dickinson, solicitor at Action for Children, talks about her pro bono work with the Cranfield Trust and HRNet.

  • Matthew Allan

    EU law: Irrelevant or a commercial advantage?

    4 October 2016 By Matthew Allan

    Should EU law remain compulsory for aspiring solicitors, asks Matthew Allan 

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