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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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Free JLD forum: helping you to secure a training position (6 October 2018)

The Junior Lawyers Division is holding a free one-day skills event to assist LPC students and LPC graduates with their search for a training position.


Free JLD forum: career development for junior lawyers (8 September 2018)

The JLD is holding a free, one-day skills event to equip those at the start of their careers with the skills necessary for life in practice.

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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.

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Lawyers unite for #LegalPride 2018

Join us for Legal Pride 2018

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Fiona Woolf lecture 2018 (21 June, London)

Join us to celebrate the achievements of Dame Fiona Woolf and other inspirational women who have reached senior positions within the profession, at our 2018 lecture.

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How in-house robots are helping us win work (6 June, London)

Eversheds Sutherland LLP is hosting an event at its London office on Wednesday 6 June to explore the future of law and AI.

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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