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 email@example.com. You might find yourself featuring in LC.N Weekly! So take five and read Take 5.
This week's Take 5
These five chambers are among those which require pupillage applications direct to them, rather than through the Pupillage Gateway – and like all chambers, their deadlines are coming up:
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:
No sorcery required for these apprentice-friendly firms, all of which are currently on the legal apprenticeship scene:
A few Leeds on IP
Here are five firms in Leeds that do intellectual property:
All at sea
This fishy five are linked by an association with the briny depths, the roaring ocean, the maritime magnificence (etc):
Pegasus Access Scheme
These five chambers are among the over 60 that support the Pegasus Access Scheme, which helps students from diverse backgrounds access work experience at the Bar.
All change, please
These five firms have all been involved in the Law Society’s events for mature students and career changers.
These five firms all have vacation scheme application deadlines coming up in February.
These five firms have all posted vacancies on the LC.N Jobs board recently. The board is regularly updated, so keep an eye on it for more opportunities.