This section offers you profiles of the men and women who have the ability to welcome you to the legal profession with open arms or close the door in your face. Read on for info on what makes them tick, what impresses them and what makes each of their firms unique.
This week's featured recruiter
- Rebecca Ryalls
Rebecca Ryalls of Bakers has much knowledge to impart on the topics of impressing at law fairs, making error-free applications and how to get the most from a vacation scheme. Read on for these tips and more.
Recently featured recruiters
- Katie Makey
Katie Makey has a wealth of experience in the grad rec world; ignore her wisdom and advice at your peril! Learn more about her role within international firm Shearman & Sterling.
- Alice Lines
Alice Lines explains what it’s like to be a graduate recruitment adviser – including keeping all manner of plates spinning – at Dentons, the world’s largest law firm.
- Miriam Dunlop
Miriam Dunlop has significant experience in the legal graduate world; read on for her take on what you need to do to succeed and what you need to avoid.
- Aisling Barnes
Aisling Barnes is passionate about recruitment and has a wealth of information and advice for aspiring lawyers looking to apply for a training contract or vacation scheme place. Read on to learn more about CMS and the process for joining this prestigious, full-service firm.
- Emma Clements
Herbert Smith Freehills’ Emma Clements shares advice on the firm’s vacation scheme, what it looks for in prospective trainees and how to make a stellar application.