Training contract

April 7, 2020
ICCA bar course interview

Interview with Saima Islam, Solicitor at Freeths LLP

Saima Islam speaks to Zainab Hassan about her career journey to-date, and provides valuable advice to aspiring solicitors.
December 29, 2019
ICCA bar course interview

Interview with Annabel Gallocher, future trainee at Clyde & Co

Beth Zheng interviews a future trainee at Clyde & Co for advice on how to secure a training contract.
November 13, 2019
ICCA bar course interview

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.
October 4, 2019
GDL personal statement application

Linklaters – increasing accessibility by changing the application process for training contracts?

Linklaters is a highly regarded, magic circle firm, with twenty-nine offices in over nineteen countries. With over five thousand staff worldwide, is there any wonder it […]
September 12, 2019

An Interview with Emma Lilley: How to Get an In-house Training Contract

Emma Lilley is an in-house solicitor at the Manchester Airport Group.  While she already knew as a student that she wanted to take the in-house route […]
September 2, 2019

The Art of the Deal – Corporate Update Summer 2019

As we approach training contract interview season, commercial firms will want to see that applicants know what is going on in the city. Here is an […]
August 29, 2019
finance

How to Get a Law Training Contract in Finance

If your dream is to become a solicitor, you will have to apply for a training contract before you can practice law. For those who are […]
July 24, 2019
Career help

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

Article by Giovanni Parcou Minimum entry requirements (MER) are a common element of law firm application forms, as well as many other corporate and commercial job […]