The ties that bind – Take 5 offers a bite-sized compilation of five UK firms that are connected by a particular theme, which may be serious or light-hearted. The key word here is ‘eclectic’; the firms might be united by practice area, location or just the fact that they have names that would score well in scrabble. It’s a fun exercise for us – perhaps you’d like to give it a go too? If you can think up a category, and select five firms that fit within it, by all means send it in to firstname.lastname@example.org. You might find yourself featuring in LC.N Weekly! So take five and read Take 5.
This week's Take 5
The Leeds side streets that you slip down
If Morrissey's lyrics prove true for you, these five Leeds-based firms all have personal injury practices:
Previous Take 5s
If all other plans fail, one of these five firms may remind you of a precious possession that you can sell off to fund your legal ambition! (We kid, read the rest of the newsletter for more constructive advice):
Harmonious unions abound, with ever more firms linking up with postgrad providers to exclusively train their future trainees. Here are just five:
A firm backhand
Game, set, law. These five firms share names with some of the UK’s best-known tennis stars, past and present. What a racket!:
Doing it for the kids
You'd be hard pressed to find a firm that doesn't do some pro bono, but here are five that are actively involved in National Pro Bono Week 2013:
Boo! Here are five Halloween-themed firms to make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up:
These five firms are among those attending The University of York law fair this Thursday (24 October).
All’s fair in love and law
Law fair season is now underway and, like LC.N, these five will all be at The City Law School fair on Wednesday 16 October.
These high-flying commercial firms (and others) will all be present at December's forthcoming CityLawLIVE event: