The Legal Learner

The Legal Learner

What’s it like starting again when being an undergraduate feels like a distant memory? I’m a part-time LPC student, part-time worker and full-time wannabe solicitor. Follow me and learn from my mistakes as I tackle exams, wrestle with coursework and prepare for a training contract. Wish me luck…



What to expect from the Professional Skills Course - financial and business skills

I've written about the Professional Skills Course (PSC) before, but for those not in the know, the course is a mandatory professional qualification that all trainee solicitors must complete before qualifying.


Mental health in the legal profession

Recently mental health and the issues surrounding it have been in the news a great deal.


Attending my first mediation

Recently I accompanied one of the more senior lawyers in my team to a mediation.


What to expect from Professional Skills Course advocacy

Recently I attended the Professional Skills Course (PSC) on advocacy.