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March 19, 2022

Tips for Non-law Students

In this article, Sinead B shares some tips for non-law students wanting to work in the legal profession.
March 14, 2022

Law or medicine?  A lawyer’s tips on how to choose.

In this article, Imaan Fatima discusses the importance of commercial awareness and how aspiring lawyers can become more commercially aware.
March 11, 2022

Building Commercial Awareness

In this article, Imaan Fatima discusses the importance of commercial awareness and how aspiring lawyers can become more commercially aware.
December 9, 2021

Interview with Georgia Davies, a future trainee solicitor at Shearman & Sterling

In this article, Gabrielle Long interviews Georgia Davies, a future trainee solicitor at Shearman & Sterling. Georgia explains how, as a non-law graduate, she obtained a vacation scheme offer and training contract at Shearman & Sterling. Georgia shares her advice on applying for vacation schemes, demonstrating commercial awareness, and her experiences as a disabled student.
November 26, 2021

Interview with Mukuma Kawesha, a future trainee solicitor at Herbert Smith Freehills

In this article, Gabrielle Long interviews Mukuma Kawesha, a future trainee solicitor at Herbert Smith Freehills. Mukuma explains how she obtained a vacation scheme and training contract at Herbert Smith Freehills. She also shares valuable advice on how to use your own experiences, such as working as a campus ambassador, to stand out during the application process.
November 16, 2020

Preparing for Virtual Law Fairs

Have an upcoming virtual law fair but unsure how to prepare for it? In this article, Melis Uluisik shares advice on making the most of virtual opportunities and how to stand out from the crowd.
July 26, 2020
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Interview with Helen Broadbridge, Trainee Solicitor of Macfarlanes

In this article, Stephanie Anais interviews Helen Broadbridge, trainee solicitor at Macfarlanes and author of Forgetting May
July 26, 2020
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Interview with Hannah Salton, qualified career coach and former recruiter for A&O

In this article, Hannah Salton, qualified career coach and former recruiter for A&O discusses recruitment, networking and working with student lawyers.
July 12, 2020
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Interview with Paula Sparks of UK Centre for Animal Law

In this article, Paula shares her journey from practicing law to becoming A-Law’s Chair and gives advice for students that have an interest in animal law.