Promoting diversity with Aspiring Solicitors

LCN is pleased to announce that we will be working with Aspiring Solicitors as our official Diversity Partner. We have a number of projects planned together with the aim of providing information, advice, support and opportunities to anyone looking to embark on a legal career. Watch this space for further details.

BLM

Meet the Recruiter

Keely Nelson
BLM

Unlike at some firms, Keely Nelson and her team at BLM carefully read every training contract application themselves to gain a rounded view of each candidate, not just their academics. Read on to learn more about what BLM values in its recruits.

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kai Zeng of Kirkland & Ellis is an advocate for balancing the demands of exciting work in the restructuring team with life beyond the office, something that is actively encouraged by the firm. Read on for his advice on getting ahead and creating a successful career.

LCN videos

LCN discusses the commercial and tech law implications of Brexit with Cooley partner Mark Deem.

The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook

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!

The Legal Learner

Blogs

"Where's mine?" Sexism in law isn't dead yet
The Legal Learner

About three or four years ago I was on work experience, shadowing a solicitor in the Magistrates' Court; as he and I walked into the courtroom on the first day, one of the other lawyers (not the defendant!) nodded towards me and called out to the solicitor I was with, "Where's mine?"

Clyde & Co LLP

Brochure library

Clyde & Co LLP

Get inside Clyde & Co with its info-packed brochure, highlighting the exciting opportunities at this internationally renowned firm.

Bristows LLP

Featured Lawyer

Edward Bray
Bristows LLP

University of Bristol | Trainee Solicitor

With a lot of the IP work involving scientific and technical elements, there are plenty of opportunities to use knowledge and understanding from previous experience to really add value to the team from day one.