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Junior Lawyers Division

A look at different areas of practice and what it is like to work in these fields.

Madeleine Richards

What does a career in intellectual property look like?

11 June 2019

It started with an off-hand question: ‘Is anyone else having problems hiring senior Intellectual Property lawyers? There appears to be a shortage…’

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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