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updated on 09 March 2023
As you start the third year of your university degree (law or non-law), you’re one step closer to your dream job at your dream law firm.
We’ve created a checklist to help you stay organised in your final year:
Read LCN’s guide to training contract applications for more advice.
See LCN’s legal career paths section to get started. And, use our guide to SQE preparation courses to find your next step.
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Watch this LCN video by Elizabeth Rimmer from legal charity LawCare on how to look after your mental health as a law student.
LCN’s checklists for first-year and second-year students are also available to read.