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Junior Lawyers Division


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JLD career forums - September and October - register your interest

The Junior Lawyers Division is holding two free all-day skills events for junior lawyers - from LPC students to solicitors with five years’  PQE. 

International symposium on gender equality

The power of gender equality to transform the business of law (20-21 June, London)

The Law Society will mark the centenary of women being admitted to practise law in the UK and celebrate the successes of women in law globally.

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Highlighting the importance of mental health week (13-19 May)

The Law Society is hosting a breakfast session on Tuesday 14 May to mark mental health week.


Career planning tips for trainees approaching qualification (9 May, London)

This free event will help prepare final seat trainees for qualification with practical tips and advice.

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JLD national committee meetings 2019

Attend a Junior Lawyers Division national committee meeting to find out more about what we do.

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Securing training and pupillage contracts (2 April, London)

The Personal Support Unit is holding a masterclass in collaboration with Irwin Mitchell on Tuesday 2 April.

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International Women's Day 2019 - events

To celebrate International Women’s Day, the Law Society is hosting a series of events from 5 to 12 March.

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Apprenticeship Week at the Law Society (5 March, London)

The Law Society is holding an event for National Apprenticeship Week, an annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships, highlighting the impact of apprenticeships on individuals, employers and the economy.

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International Weekend Gala Dinner (29 September, London)

Join us for a spectacular gala dinner on Saturday 29 September 2018 at the Law Society’s Grade ll listed building in London.

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International Weekend 2018 (27-30 September)

Bookings are now open for this year’s International Weekend, which will take place between 27-30 September 2018 in London.


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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Excellence Awards 2019

Enter the Excellence Awards

Lauren Crow, last year’s Junior Lawyer of the Year, is now a joint owner of her own firm.

Grab the chance to celebrate your achievements and kick start the rest of your career.

Nominate now

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 2018/19 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