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A path to law

No law firm experience? No problem. Experience which is not directly related to the law may nevertheless prove valuable. Trainee Kelsey Farish explains.

The path that led me to Taylor Vinters as a trainee solicitor wasn’t the most direct, but thanks to my travels and previous experience, I developed some skills that are really valuable for any legal career. 661 more words

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Fantastic (training) seats and where to find them

I am now eight months into my training contract with B P Collins and am currently sitting in the private client practice group, having already completed a seat with the… 572 more words

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The past doesn’t always come back to haunt you

Our latest blog is by Robyn Le Friec, a second year trainee currently completing a seat in our Employment Team.

I often think about the people that I have met in my life – at school and university, from my old swimming clubs and even from part-time jobs as a teenager. 396 more words

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Training at a firm Made to Last

What is it that prospective trainees want to hear about? The quality of the training contract here at B P Collins is excellent. We have a high level of exposure to clients, the work is interesting and diverse, we work closely with all members of each practice group and there is a genuine open-door policy across the firm. 602 more words

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5 Tips on how to survive your first year at University

For many first year students around the UK, Freshers Week is now over and their life as a University student will properly begin. Most don’t know what to expect and some may be wondering how they will survive being a student who is now fully responsible for their own learning. 1,323 more words

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How Tough is it Really to Secure a Training Contract?

We all know the legal market is an over-crowded and over-competitive industry. Unfortunately, there are just not enough Training Contracts (TCs) to cover every legal graduate out there (imagine how much easier life would be if there was). 448 more words

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Mentoring aspiring lawyers

A common theme at Taylor Vinters is that we get great satisfaction from developing our future lawyers, and that also extends to mentoring students. Commercial and Technology Associate… 683 more words

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