tips for students

November 7, 2019

Writing a First-Class Dissertation: An Introduction to the Series 

Part 1 As part of the Law degree at university, some schools may require law students to complete a supervised or completely independent research project in […]
October 3, 2019

Navigating Through A Legal Gap Year

 For a number of reasons, many students choose to take a gap year before university, deciding either well in advance of A Levels or on results […]
September 20, 2019
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Mini Pupillages: The Comprehensive Guide

Mini Pupillages are an essential part of training to be a barrister – you’ll find it very difficult to find a pupillage without at least a […]
September 13, 2019

An International Student’s Guide to Studying Law

Moving for university can in some cases, be a daunting experience, and in my case, moving nearly halfway across the world for the next three to […]
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 […]
July 10, 2019
Becoming a Barrister Checklist

A GDL’s Student Feedback

This time last year I had just finished my undergraduate degree and was excited to begin my study of the Graduate Diploma in Law. One year […]
June 24, 2019

What should I be including in my law graduate CV?

It’s graduate season and you’re almost ready to walk out in to the world of work. But how do you demonstrate the skills and experience you’ve […]
June 10, 2019

What is the Legal Practice Course (LPC)?

If your dream is to become an accomplished solicitor, you’ll need to tackle the unavoidable Legal Practice Course (LPC) once you’ve completed university. The LPC is […]
July 10, 2014
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An Essential Guide for Law Firm Applications

Need more help with your applications after you’ve read this article?  Be sure to check out the TSL Training Contract Surgery, offering application reviews, practice interviews […]