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
Civil rights stars
These five firms are all loose namesakes of people to whom we all owe gratitude for advancing the cause of civil rights:
Previous Take 5s
Like Johnny Cash and Richard Gere, these five firms boast wealth in their names as well as their pockets:
A few Leeds on IP
Here are five firms either headquartered or with offices in Leeds that do intellectual property:
Arise, fair trainee
These chivalrous five firms all have names with a medieval ring to them:
National Pro Bono Week 2016
Lawyers at these five firms are among those taking part in – or hosting – events for National Pro Bono Week 2016:
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.
It’s nearly Halloween and these five firms sound suitably macabre for our commercialised Hollywood version of this ancient festival:
National law five
These five prestigious firms (among others!) will be attending the NationalLawLIVE careers conference in Manchester on Friday 2 December. If any of these sounds like the kind of firm for you, apply for a place at the conference.
The five firms below will all be at the Liverpool Careers Fair on Wednesday 12 October. LCN will be there too, so if you’re around Merseyside, come and say hi at the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral.