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July 24, 2019
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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Training Contract Applications

This article is brought to you by the TSL Training Contract Surgery.  If you are struggling with training contract or vacation scheme applications, be sure to […]
November 8, 2017
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Minimum Entry Requirements

Minimum entry requirements (MER) are a common element of law firm application forms, as well as many other corporate and commercial job forms. Whilst most employers […]
March 8, 2017
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How To Stand Out As A Recent Law School Graduate

There seem to be more law school graduates than there are quality job openings. However, it is imperative that you are not allowing this fact to dissuade […]
January 23, 2015
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Firms Changing Training Contract Interview Techniques

Law firms are revamping their interview techniques by introducing strength based questioning. Slowly, law firms are shying away from the usual competency based questions such as, […]
September 22, 2014

Current and Future Issues City Firms Face

This question, or versions of it, are notoriously popular on vacation scheme and training contract applications. A full answer requires an in depth understanding of the […]
July 10, 2014
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An Essential Guide for Law Firm Applications

With the application opening dates for training contracts and vacation schemes fast approaching (and already underway for some firms!), it seemed apt to discuss the application […]
November 23, 2011
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Understanding Global Law Firms

As a student, it is sometimes hard to identify differences between different City and international firms in the job market. This feature intends to give students […]