Upcoming JLD events

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A Christmas quiz celebrating 100 years of women in law (London, 10 December)

Join us on 10 December for a Christmas quiz in partnership with the Young Barristers’ Committee.

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JLD conference and ball 2020 - save the date

Our 13th annual conference and ball will be held on Saturday 25 April at the Law Society.


Law Apprenticeship Conference (18 January, London)

The Lawyer Portal is hosting a free law apprenticeship conference in London on 18 January 2020.

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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.


Preparing undergraduates for the solicitors' profession (20 November, London)

This exciting event for undergraduates aims to cover all aspects of preparing for a career in the solicitors’ profession.


Preparing mature students and career changers for the solicitors' profession (24 September, London)

As part of its drive to promote diversity at entrance level, the Law Society has developed an exciting careers event to offer advice and support to mature students and/or career changers aspiring to become solicitors.

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Webinars for junior lawyers

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Free webinar: Thriving at work and at home in a 24/7 connected world (23 October)

Join our one-hour webinar for practical guidance on how to improve your wellbeing and have a balanced personal and professional life in 24/7 connected digital world.

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Applications for training positions: Tips for interviews and assessment days

This free webinar provides practical advice on how to survive interviews and assessment days for vacation schemes and training contracts.

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

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.


Applications for training positions: CV and application tips

Join this webinar for advice on how to complete training contract application forms, CVs and cover letters that will make you shine.

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Effective team working, leadership and delegation

This webinar is about soft skills training to assist junior lawyers develop effective team working, leadership and delegation skills.

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Improve your presentation and public speaking skills

This webinar is principally aimed at junior lawyers but anyone who is keen to bolster their public speaking and presentation skills should have a listen.