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Nominations are now open for the Law Society’s Excellence Awards 2015, including the Junior Lawyer of the Year.
The Magna Carta 800th Anniversary Committee, together with the Law Society and The Bar Council, have organised the Magna Carta Junior Lawyers in Schools project.
The Law Society has published the latest Annual Statistical Report on trends in the legal profession.
Emma Baker, LPC student and JLD LPC ambassador, reviews the JLD’s junior lawyer forum on getting a training contract.
Kayleigh Leonie of the JLD executive committee reports on the International Women’s Day event at the Law Society
The Newcastle and North East JLD explains why saving legal aid matters.
Ronagh Craddock of the Newcastle and North East JLD reviews the future of the Legal Practice Course.
Adam Hattersley, social secretary of Manchester Trainee Solicitors Group, reviews the junior lawyer forum held on 21 February 2015.
Catherine Melis considers how to avoid a social media #fail.
Could an over-supply of LPC graduates soon be yesterday’s problem, asks Charlotte Parkinson.
It is the season of law fairs and, once again, members of local Junior Lawyers Division (JLD) groups attended various law fairs across the country with LawCareers.Net. On Saturday 8 November I was delighted to attend the University of Oxford Law Fair on behalf of the South London JLD.
Max Harris, JLD vice chair, reviews the ABA Young Lawyers Division spring conference 2014
On Tuesday 7 October 2014 solicitors from the Sheffield area attended a free event hosted in the Law School’s Moot Court. The session covered the recently implemented Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and the Consumer Rights Bill which is expected to be implemented in October 2015.
On Thursday 2 October 2014, the JLD and representatives of the Sheffield and District Law Society attended the Law School at the University of Sheffield for their annual talk to current Legal Practice Course students and those studying for a Graduate Diploma in Law with a view to competing the Legal Practice Course.
Elin Dukes and Tamasin Dorosti attended the EYBA summer conference and annual general meeting in Barcelona between 12 and 14 June 2014
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