careers

November 24, 2019

Why become a barrister? With Malcolm Waters QC

Stephanie Anais interviews Malcolm Waters QC, who explains why he became a barrister and explains some of the the biggest challenges he has faced in his career.
November 13, 2019

Interview with Harry Clark, future trainee at Baker McKenzie

Zainab Hassan interviews Harry Clark, future trainee at Baker McKenzie. Harry shares how to decide which law firms to apply to, and how to stand out in applications.
September 19, 2019

4 Ways Law Graduates Can Build their Reputation in the Legal Industry

Passed the bar or LPC? Interned at all the right places? In possession of a glittering resume, filled with outstanding grades and certifications? It’s taken you […]
July 30, 2019

4 Things to Look for in a Prospective Law Firm

Are you a graduate and in search of an employer? Are you finding it hard to pin down the best place to apply? Acquiring a law […]
July 26, 2019

Why working as a motoring offences lawyer may be a good career move

During their studies, many students realise that certain areas of the law interest them more than others. For a lawyer, it makes sense to specialise, especially […]
July 15, 2019
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The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 15th July

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week: New Reforms to Bar Training The Future Bar Training reforms […]
June 29, 2017

Alternative Careers: Commercial Options

Article by Giovannia Parcou For many final year students the days counting down to your final exams and being released into the big world of adulthood […]
February 16, 2015
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The Cab-Rank Rule – Time For Reform?

“The Cab-Rank rule” is something deeply embedded in to the Bar’s culture. It defines profession’s instinctive commitment to provide access to justice. Under this rule barristers […]
February 14, 2014
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Experiences of a Paralegal

Working as a paralegal is a common job law graduates and those who have qualified as a solicitor/barrister do. Most employers, if not all, would advocate […]