Farrer & Co LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Farrer & Co LLP

Katie Rigg had a fascinating path to her role as an employment associate at Farrer & Co, via exotic locations including The Hague, Argentina and Budapest. Read on to find out more about her incredibly varied and rewarding work at this pre-eminent firm.

LCN videos

Today I talk to you about the BPTC (the Bar Professional Training Course) - what it is, what factors you should consider before applying and how to fund it.


The Solicitors Qualifying Exam: Spring update

The new ‘super exam’ that all prospective solicitors will have to pass in order to qualify has been confirmed, but many questions remain unanswered. This article explains what we do and don’t know about the new system so far, as of April 2018.

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!

Five tips to stay organised in your search for a training contract

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Five tips to stay organised in your search for a training contract
Bethany Wren

It’s not easy to juggle your career research and applications with university studies, extra-curricular activities and other work/life commitments. While it’s easy to get overwhelmed, there are small things you can do to ensure that you stay up to date and organised in your search for a training contract, and to make things easier for yourself along the way.

Irina M


Tips for securing a part-time job
Irina M

Working part-time alongside my law degree has really helped me become more independent: it has provided me with a source of income and has also exposed me to the responsibility of solving problems on a daily basis.