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It’s drawing close to Easter and everyone on the GDL is thinking about exams. I wanted to see what kinds of study guides were out there and I enlisted the help of my friend and 3rd year LLB student Christianah!


Meet the Recruiter

Katie Sands

Graduate recruitment and development manager Katie Sands has plenty of sound advice on how to get ahead in the competitive world of law, and how to impress at a global firm like DLA Piper. 

Dechert LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Dechert LLP

Emma Ward is a litigator at Dechert, and has had some amazing experience both as a trainee and qualified lawyer, including in-depth analysis of whether cereal bars are in competition with boxed cereal! Read on for more about her path to law.


Law’s gender problem: levelling the playing field for women

Deep-rooted male dominance and power across the legal profession holds women back, but is change for the better on the horizon? This article discusses the evidence and looks at how male dominance of senior positions and promotion pathways is related to the cultural problems that have enabled those who behave inappropriately, or worse, to operate for so long. More importantly, we explore the practical steps that could help to create an equal and safe profession where success is based solely on merit, not gender.

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

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Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis’s recruitment brochure emphasises the firm’s key offerings to prospective trainees: the opportunities to be a valuable part of the team and be involved in high-quality international work from day one.

The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook

The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook is now available, FREE, from university careers services and  law faculties. Make sure you collect your copy of the preeminent print resource for future lawyers. The Handbook provides in-depth information and advice about how to launch your legal career, features details of over 1,000 potential employers and much more. Don’t miss out on accessing this crucial information!

The best online resources for aspiring lawyers

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The best online resources for aspiring lawyers
Amanda Millmore

Everyone has their favourite, go-to legal website for information or research, but this compilation cuts across personal preference. Amanda Millmore, non-practising barrister and founder of CPD provider Legal Training, offers a broad selection of some of the best legal resources for lawyers (and would-be lawyers) of all persuasions.