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…
This September marks the start of the third seat of my training contract, which makes me a second-year trainee; I'm looking forward to not being quite so new and to meeting the next set of first years.
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.
Recently mental health and the issues surrounding it have been in the news a great deal.
Recently I accompanied one of the more senior lawyers in my team to a mediation.
Recently I attended the Professional Skills Course (PSC) on advocacy.