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BLM

Meet the Recruiter

Keely Nelson
BLM

Unlike at some firms, Keely Nelson and her team at BLM carefully read every training contract application themselves to gain a rounded view of each candidate, not just their academics. Read on to learn more about what BLM values in its recruits.

Gowling WLG (UK) LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Gowling WLG (UK) LLP

Lisa Boyle at Gowling WLG has long been a proponent of keeping an open mind about what your career might entail; learn more about her path to law here.

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Every application must be targeted to a specific firm, so in-depth research of that firm is crucial.

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!

To SQE or not to SQE?

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To SQE or not to SQE?
Jonny Hurst

LLB, non-law graduates and those graduating from a Graduate Diploma in Law are all anxious to seek advice about whether they should proceed with the Legal Practice Course and then secure a two-year training contract; or wait until 2020 (or later) to qualify as a solicitor via the Solicitors Qualifying Examination.

Russell-Cooke Solicitors

Featured Lawyer

James Myles
Russell-Cooke Solicitors

University of Southampton | Trainee Solicitor

Russell-Cooke trainees are given the opportunity to train in a variety of areas, engaging directly with clients from the beginning. We are given responsibility of our own matters within a supportive environment. You always feel you can ask for help!