Law Career Guides

The Student Lawyer provides useful advice for students and graduates pursuing a law career. Here we provide guides on the basics of a law career.

Legal Jobs Explained

There are a number of legal jobs around. From Barrister to Solicitor, Paralegal to Legal Executive. TSL examines what each title means and how they differ. Read More.

Areas of Law Explained

With so many different areas of law, it’s sometimes difficult to know which one you want to work in. We’ll have a look at some of the biggest areas here. Read More.

Psychometric Testing

Many law firms use psychometric testing to narrow applications down and you’re almost guaranteed to face it at some point. We’ll give you a head start. Read More.


We’ll give you the insider info on law networking. From firm drinks to open days and law fairs, we’ll have a look at the ways you can meet the right people. Read More.

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