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JLD annual conference and ball

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JLD conference and ball 2018 - book your place now

The 11th Junior Lawyers Division annual conference and ball will be held on Saturday 28 April at the Law Society in London.

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Glaxosmithkline legal – inclusion and diversity careers afternoon (2 May)

Insight into the life of an in-house lawyer (solicitors and patent attorneys)

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BB&O JLD Royal Spring Ball 2018 (Friday 18 May, Reading)

The Berks, Bucks and Oxon Junior Lawyers Division (BB&O JLD) cordially invites you to join them for a right royal knees-up at their Royal Spring Ball 2018 in Reading.


LawCare collaboration with the Open University - your views are needed

LawCare has announced that they will be working with the Open University in 2018, to promote positive emotional and psychological approaches to working in the legal profession. 


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.

All Upcoming JLD events

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Free event: Career options and support available (18 May, London)

6 April 2018

The event will feature a panel of speakers showcasing different examples of careers available, including in-house counsel, government legal services, charity sector, and judicial appointments.


Competition Section seminar: Associates’ career event (10 April 2018)

12 March 2018

The Law Society’s Competition Section is hosting a seminar where speakers from different backgrounds and areas of expertise will share their best practical advice for achieving professional ambitions in Competition law. 

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Inspirational evening - International Women’s Day part 2

20 February 2018

Join us on Thursday 8 March to celebrate International Women’s Day. The second part of our celebrations include a panel debate and networking drinks reception.

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Growing your client base - harnessing the power of word of mouth (27 March 2018)

1 February 2018

Referrals are a great source of new business. Yet most firms or indeed individuals do not actively seek them, this is a missed opportunity as referrals are one of the most cost-effective ways to win new clients and new work. 

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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.

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