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How to win your training contract

Demi Joannides is about to enter the third year of her law degree at Warwick and has successfully converted a vacation scheme into an offer of a training contract at top City Firm Herbert Smith Freehills. 1,263 more words


Training Contract First Day

I knew my first seat was in Insurance Litigation but that was it.

So I went into my first day with a strong coffee and new notebook at the ready, feeling nervous but also excited (new notebook see below- I love it and also think Aspinal’s personalisation is such a cute touch for a present). 282 more words


Professional Skills Course (PSC)

Before I start my training contract tomorrow, 4 September 2017 (Yes the date is F-I-N-A-L-L-Y coming up). I wanted to write a quick post about the PSC Course. 375 more words


What I wish someone had told me before I started my law degree

“Your first year counts”

You will hear this time and time again from your peers studying different subjects: “it doesn’t matter what grades I get in my first year, just as long as I pass.” 796 more words


Choosing My Direction

This is a post about deciding what path to take, how to specialise within the law.  (Although it’s two steps away, still, apologies to R.E.M.) 882 more words


From GCSE Student to a Practising Solicitor

If you think that you want to become a solicitor but you are still studying, maybe at school, college or even university and you’re unsure how to get from where you are now to a qualified solicitor, the please continue to read by brief guide below which should hopefully clarify the most common pathway to becoming a solicitor. 918 more words


Investment in training - Implementing a training contract reduced quitting by around 15%

Firms may hesitate to provide training which is general enough that it can be used in other jobs, if employees are likely to leave shortly after being trained. 360 more words

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