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Junior Lawyers Division



JLD national committee meetings 2018

The JLD national committee meets three times a year. If you are a JLD member and want to get involved with the JLD but are unsure of where to start, you can attend a JLD national committee meeting as an observer and find out more.

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Free JLD forum: helping you to secure a training position (6 October) – book now

We are holding a free one-day skills event to assist LPC students and LPC graduates with their search for a training position.


Preparing undergraduates for the solicitors’ profession (London, 30 October)

This exciting event for undergraduates aims to cover all aspects of preparing for a career in the solicitors’ profession, including tips on increasing your chances of success, completing applications and interview techniques.

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Seminar: Politics and the law (London, 15 October)

Interested in a career in politics? Find out how to launch your career in public life at our free panel session.

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Black History Month - Preparing students for the legal profession (11 October, London)

21 August 2018

The Law Society and Rare Recruitment are hosting a free event to provide practical support and advice for law students.


Career planning tips for second year trainees (22 Nov, London)

20 August 2018

An opportunity for trainee solicitors to gain insight into the newly qualified jobs market.

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Algorithms in the justice system – hear the evidence (25 July, London)

11 July 2018

Gain insight into how algorithms are currently used in the justice system and what is on the horizon.

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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 2017/18 Engagement Programme.

JLD benefits

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JLD offers a range of exclusively negotiated products and services, including a special discount with T. M. Lewin.

Find out more about our benefits