The Horsfall Turner essay prize is designed to encourage young lawyers to engage with competition and European law.
Prospects, the graduate careers support service, is looking for case studies of junior lawyers for their online Law section.
Young Legal Aid Lawyers (YLAL) has recently published two accounts from junior lawyers telling their personal stories of what it is like to work in in legal aid and how important legal aid is to the clients they help.
The Civil Litigation Section Committee is holding a free event for junior lawyers working in civil dispute resolution.
The 13th Junior Lawyers Division annual conference and ball will be held on Saturday 25 April 2020 at the Law Society in central London.
The London Young Lawyers Group and the London Legal Networking Group are hosting a summer boat party on the Thames.
This seminar will be an introduction to lawtech to provide clarity to practising lawyers and support staff in this emerging crowded space.
I don’t commonly use sporting metaphors, but it’s difficult to describe the pending Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal’s (SDT) application to the Legal Services Board (LSB) - asking for permission to change the standard of proof in the former’s disciplinary proceedings from the criminal to the civil standard - as anything but an open goal. As the SDT somewhat gleefully notes in their application, the LSB has very clearly indicated its enthusiasm for such a change in the recent past, suggesting ...
The Junior Lawyers Division recently released the results from its annual resilience and wellbeing survey. As with previous years, they make grim reading.
A free JLD webinar on stress in the legal profession now through the Law Society’s Professional Development Centre (PDC).
These webinars will help you to plan your career and influence career stakeholders.
What would you like to be doing in five or ten years’? Whatever your aim, developing your skills is vital to progressing your career and building a solid foundation for the future.
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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Newly qualified pay increases to £100,000 at magic circle firm.
Profession must be mindful of the potential problems to which we are exposing our peers.
Junior Lawyers Division writes to SRA chief outlining pay concerns.