Final Year

The LPC: An Overview

Kayleigh Williams provides an insight into the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and an overview of practical considerations such as the course providers, funding and study options.

Scholarships: How to Apply and Succeed

Shannon Revel gives her opinion on how best to succeed when applying for scholarships, specifically those that cover the costs of the notoriously expensive BPTC, while also giving advice from her past experiences of the application process.

Your Career: Solicitor or Barrister?

Emily Townsend provides a detailed analysis of the routes available to practice in the legal profession and what to expect in a career as a barrister or solicitor.

My BPTC Part-Time Experience

Kate Carpenter discusses her experience and the advantages of undertaking the BPTC part-time, as well as balancing full-time work.

BPTC Applications

Emily McQuilkin offers some hard facts before explaining the BPTC application process.

The Path to a Scholarship at the Bar

As scholarship application season looms for law students, Siobhan Freeman talks through the process and shares some useful tips.

Exam Revision: Top Ten Tips

Althea Brooks collects some top tips for exam revision from the editorial team at The Student Lawyer.