The government consultation on postgraduate funding could be good news for LPC students and social mobility in the legal profession, writes Charlotte Parkinson
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
Amy Clowrey, JLD executive committee member, reviews the JLD annual conference and ball 2016
Bryan Scant has concerns about the implications of the solicitors qualifying exam for access to the profession
Tamasin Dorosti of the Junior Lawyer Division committee attended a networking event in November 2015 hosted by the Army Legal Service (ALS)s. Here she gives an overview of a career with the ALS.
A wealth of paralegal experience is not always a hindrance in the hunt for an elusive training contract, writes Charlotte Parkinson
Kayleigh Leonie asks whether the offer of a cheaper route into the profession is too good to be true.
Don’t take not being kept on as a reflection on your abilities. But what happens next, asks Jonathan Smith .
Allan Murray-Jones, chair of the Law Society’s education and training committee, discusses the new Voluntary Code of Recruitment for Trainee Solicitors following its introduction earlier this year.
Adele Edwin-Lamerton of the JLD executive committee talks about the importance of addressing work related stress and identifying coping mechanisms.