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Applications for training positions: things to consider before making an application

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The webinar is delivered by Husnara Begum, who has extensive experience in career coaching to law students and qualified lawyers and also runs soft skills and media training for law firms. 

The webinar covers the following, giving you practical tips to ensure you have considered the key aspects when making applications to law firms: 

  • Is law the right career for you?
  • Barriers and obstacles to entry
  • Researching firms
  • What type of firms should you be targeting? 
  • Commercial v non-commercial firms
  • Should you self-fund courses or hold out for sponsorship?

The next  webinar in the training positions applications - surviving the interview - will be available in October.

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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 2018/19 Engagement Programme.

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