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Many trainee lawyers and solicitors looking to join their first law firm may face the difficult question of whether to start their careers at a regional firm or at one of the more prominent City firms. Sara Duxbury, head of people at Fletchers Solicitors, explains why some regional law firms may actually have more to offer new recruits than the larger firms.
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Aspiring Solicitors’ national Commercial Awareness Competition, open to undergraduates, graduates and career changers, is one of the biggest competitions of its kind in the United Kingdom.
Nick GabayThomson Snell & Passmore LLP
University of Manchester | Partner
I trained and qualified at Thomson Snell & Passmore and have never regretted staying and building my career here. The firm is dedicated to ensuring its people receive high quality training and support, both during the training contract and thereafter, and this commitment is reflected in the firm's distinguished reputation.