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UKSCL welcomes in Chinese New Year with free legal service

3 May 2017

On 12 January, the UK Society of Chinese Lawyers (UKSCL) held a Chinese New Year reception at the Law Society in Chancery Lane.

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BAME's becoming a judge workshop scores a success

3 May 2017

Htaik Win talks about becoming a judge


Join in on End Racism Day - 21 March

20 March 2017

The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination or End Racism Day is observed annually on 21 March.


Sir Mota Singh QC tribute

23 November 2016

Read our tribute to Sir Mota Singh who died in November

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Brexit – how will it impact the profession

13 September 2016

Angeli Vadera EMLD committee member and vice chair of the Hindu lawyers Association (HLA) shares her personal perspective

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Walking the walk and talking the talk with Nicola Manning

19 April 2016

We spotlight one firm where diversity is part of their DNA, and talk to Nicola Manning at McMillan Williams.

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From Afghan refugee to city commercial lawyer

14 January 2016

Jasleen Kaur shares her story of overcoming the odds to become a lawyer.

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Solicitors for Social Mobility: the Ambassadors

9 November 2015

Find out about our new campaign launched in October 2015.

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Tony di Angelo

Getting that training contract

8 January 2015By

Antonio di Angelo’s top tips for breaking into the industry

Sundeep Bhatia

Getting through the judicial appointments procedure

16 July 2014Updated: 7 January 2015By

Sundeep Bhatia shares his experience of the judicial appointments procedure and offers advice for those considering applying

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What I did next

20 May 2014Updated: 8 January 2015

Placida Ojinnaka on securing a training contract with Lambeth Council

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Go network

17 April 2013Updated: 7 January 2015

How networking can help overcome professional barriers 

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