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Junior Lawyers Division

Matthew Allan

Overcoming businesses’ misconception of human rights

24 July 2017

Junior lawyers are well placed to promote shared values and benefit from those who fail to see their importance, writes Matthew Allan

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LegalTech: AI enters the legal realm

7 July 2017

What does new technology for the legal services market mean for the role of junior lawyers, wonders James Kitching

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JLD meets Junior Chamber International (JCI)

2 June 2017

Phil Cockayne, Commercial Director at JCI UK, explains how the JLD and JCI International share some common goals and how joint initiatives can be beneficial.

Kayleigh Leonie

Lawyer wellbeing from a new perspective

2 June 2017

Are employers doing enough to support good mental health in the workplace, asks Kayleigh Leonie

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Fixed recoverable costs are the wrong medicine

2 May 2017

The government should consider alternatives to reducing the NHS’s bill before imposing a costs cap, argues Greg Smith 

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Old priorities, new goals

28 March 2017

Move over Battle of the Sexes, the Battle of the Generations has begun in earnest, writes Beth Forrester

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Making progress on workplace discrimination and stress

1 March 2017

LGBT history month is a chance to reflect on the challenges faced by many who fought to overcome antiquated views, writes Amy Clowrey

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Young lawyers are far from cashing in on law’s gravy train

1 February 2017

Solicitors criticised for their pay packets should remember the social and economic contribution they have made, says Bryan Scant

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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.

See our 2016/17 Engagement Programme.

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