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Training contract: my third seat with Griffiths & Armour

On the third seat of my training contract with BLM I was fortunate enough to be seconded to Professional Risk Insurance Brokers, Griffiths & Armour (G&A). 335 more words

Trainee Blog

The Journey of A Lawyer

What is law? Is it a set of rigorous rules and codes monitoring the public with it’s cold, emotionless glare, free of passion, as once famously said? 292 more words

Up until now: Law Graduate

Most people would write on their cover letter that they had an interest in Law since the beginning of time. For me, the beginning was quite incidental. 409 more words


The Vacation Scheme: how to make (good) waves and be a success.

So you’ve been offered a Vacation Scheme at a law firm, and you’re thinking ‘what could possibly go wrong?’ Well, you’d be surprised by how easy it is to tarnish your reputation. 1,034 more words


My BLM Vacation Scheme experience

The recruitment process

The recruitment process at BLM consists of an online application made up of short format questions and some essay format questions. These help to establish what you know about the firm and why you consider yourself a good fit for BLM. 754 more words

Trainee Recruitment

My pre-interview bathroom pep-talk 

You are good enough.

You are likeable. You are funny. You are genuine. You can’t make them give you a job, but you can make them like you. 285 more words


How I got a training contract as a non-law student

Rebecca Dilks graduated from Philosophy and Politics at the University of Leeds in 2014 and is nearing completion of her training contract with Gateley Plc.  In this post she shares her experiences of pursuing law from a non-law undergraduate degree and her tips for other students seeking training contracts.

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