This fun weekly feature links five firms through a common theme, designed to spark your interest in firms and practice areas that you may not have yet come across. If you can think up a category, and select five firms that fit within it, by all means send it in to

Votes for women

We thought we’d continue the centenary celebrations of women’s initial suffrage into this week. These five firms are all loose namesakes of suffragette or suffragist heroines.

All change, please

These five firms have all stated that they welcome applications from career changers, while some also put on open days for mature candidates.

The Leeds side streets that you slip down

If Morrissey's lyrics prove unfortunately true for you, these five Leeds-based firms all have personal injury practices:


These five firms all have renowned technology, media and telecommunications practices:

Money talks

Like Johnny Cash and Richard Gere, these five firms boast wealth in their names as well as their pockets:

Riggor lawtis

Death becomes them; these five firms are making a killing:

Non-Gateway pupillage applications

These sets are among those which require pupillage applications direct to them, rather than through the Pupillage Gateway – and unlike chambers using the Gateway, three of the below sets give you longer to apply:

Scrooge LLP

Deck the halls; here are five firms with vaguely Christmassy names. See if you can guess what we’re jingling our bells about: