The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook

The next edition of The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook is now available, FREE, from university careers services and  law faculties. Make sure you collect your copy of the preeminent print resource for future lawyers. The Handbook provides in-depth information and advice about how to launch your legal career, features details of over 1,000 potential employers and much more. Don’t miss out on accessing this crucial information!

Taylor Wessing

Meet the Recruiter

Sarah Harte
Taylor Wessing

Sarah Harte is Taylor Wessing’s graduate recruitment officer – this way for advice on applying for a training contract at this full-service commercial firm that is also famed for its swanky roof-terrace socials.

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Beth Fryer enjoys an unusual mix of both contentious and non-contentious work in her role as a construction lawyer at Charles Russell Speechlys. Learn more about her path from student to trainee to associate at this dynamic firm.

LCN videos

It’s coming up to that time of year where exams are looming. I have picked up some tips along the way which proved to be a massive help to me. In this video, I share these tips in the hope that it helps at least one law student out there!


Brochure library


Having emerged from a period of immense change and growth, BLM is looking to continue its evolution onto the international stage. Read on to find out more about the exciting opportunities that this could mean for you.

Thomson Snell & Passmore

Featured Lawyer

Helen Stewart
Thomson Snell & Passmore

Thames Valley University | Partner

The best way to summarize my experience at Thomson Snell & Passmore is as follows: exciting, challenging, team orientated, friendly, forward thinking, quality work, well structured firm, supportive environment, excellent trainee programme and an organised social side too! Best career move I ever made!

Ask the oracle

Ask the Oracle

How to choose an LPC provider
Dear Oracle ...

I am thinking about where to study my Legal Practice Course. It seems that more and more firms have tie-ins with law schools, only sending their future trainees to that institution. Does this mean that the provider I pick will affect where I can apply for a training contract?