This fun weekly feature links five firms through a common theme, designed to spark your interest in firms and practice areas that you may not have yet come across. If you can think up a category, and select five firms that fit within it, by all means send it in to email@example.com.
This week's Take 5
To the bat cave
Pow! Kazam! Whack! These five share their names with some of the world's most well-known comic book heroes:
Previous Take 5s
In want of a wife?
Marriage is no longer a "truth universally acknowledged", but these five firms all practise family law in locations featured in Pride and Prejudice:
February vacation scheme deadlines
The big 31 January deadline date has passed, but these five firms all have vacation scheme application deadlines coming up this month:
All change, please
These five firms have all stated that they welcome applications from career changers, while some also put on open days and for mature candidates.
While most firms want their applicants to sweat it out online, a handful still prefer to recruit via the classic CV & cover letter. Here are five:
They don't share a family tree, but the roots of these five firms run deep (sent in by a LCN reader):
Set sail with these five firms, renowned for their expertise on the high seas, whether that’s to do with shipbuilding contracts or piracy litigation:
These five firms are all (sort-of) namesakes of some of the great writers in the English literary canon:
These sets are among those which require pupillage applications direct to them, rather than through the Pupillage Gateway – and unlike chambers using the Gateway, you have a bit longer to get your applications in to these five: