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Congratulations to Frankie Boon of Ashurt, winner of the Junior Lawyers Division award at the LawWorks Annual Pro Bono Awards on 5 December 2016.
The third of Law Society’s careers clinic for LLB/LPC/GDL students, paralegals, final seat trainees and qualified lawyers is scheduled for Tuesday 7 February 2017.
The JLD national committee meets three times a year and includes the executive committee, Law Society Council members, representatives from the local JLD group network, LPC student representatives and representatives of other Law Society divisions.
The Junior Lawyers Division, in partnership with the Cardiff and South East JLD, is holding a free one-day skills event to assist LPC students and LPC graduates with their search for a training position.
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
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.
Hayley Marsden, a member of the Leeds JLD committee, writes about the value of law fairs for students and also those behind the stalls.
Oliver Haddock of RadcliffesLeBrasseur provides an insight into the volunteering services at Battersea Legal Advice Centre.
This free webinar provides practical advice on how to survive interviews and assessment days for vacation schemes and training contracts.
The webinar is delivered by Husnara Begum, who has extensive experience in career coaching to law students and qualified lawyers and also runs soft skills and media training for law firms.
Join this webinar for advice on how to complete training contract application forms, CVs and cover letters that will make you shine.
This webinar is about soft skills training to assist junior lawyers develop effective team working, leadership and delegation skills.
This webinar is principally aimed at junior lawyers but anyone who is keen to bolster their public speaking and presentation skills should have a listen.
This free one hour webinar looks at the reasons why firms merge, assesses how the process may affect you as an individual and offers practical advice on how to respond to the situation in a practical way.
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The 10th Junior Lawyers Division annual conference and ball will be held on Saturday 8 April 2017 at the Law Society in London.
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All-party group on social mobility says magic circle lawyers more likely to be privately educated.
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