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Supporting resilience and wellbeing in the workplace

1 February 2018

Guidance for best practice

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​Why your firm should send one of its trainees to Brussels

10 November 2017

Spending a seat in the Law Societies’ Office in Brussels is not only a great opportunity for the trainee, but also for their firm.

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Planning the in-house career you want in 2020

10 May 2017

Thinking of a move in-house? Rachel Brushfield, career strategist and coach, explores how to plan the career you want in 2020 and shares career planning strategies and tips to help you get started.

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Being on the JLD committee

8 September 2016

Jonathan Smith and Brogan Solomon have been on the JLD executive committee for two years. Find out what it’s like to be involved.

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Looking for a mentor?

24 January 2018

Tamasin Dorosti advises junior lawyers on the value of having a mentor to guide your early legal career.

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Huddersfield Law Society Uganda Twinning Group

10 November 2017

Amy Clowrey talks about her recent visit to Uganda as part of the HLSUTG delegation.

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Volunteering at the EU Rights Clinic

6 November 2017

Nick Gore of Carter Thomas Solicitors provides an insight to the volunteering at the EU Rights Clinic. 

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Kirstie Goulder

11 December 2017

Kirstie Goulder, the youngest president of a local law society, answers questions on her decision to become a lawyer and her experiences of working with local law societies. 

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Marc May

22 August 2017

Meet Marc May of RPC, Bristol, who qualified in November 2016 via equivalent means. Marc answers questions about his route to qualification and his experience of the equivalent means process.

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About the Junior Lawyers Division

Your Junior Lawyers Division is dedicated to meeting the needs of all LPC students, LPC graduates (including those working as paralegals), trainee solicitors, and solicitors with up to five years post qualification experience.

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