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One of the scariest moments of my first year at university was having to stand up in front of a room full of law students, knowing absolutely nothing about law apart from a few meagre cases that I’d look at briefly, and argue in a mock ‘court’ situation.
I've enjoyed my first year at university - so much so that I've just realised my law exams are looming and I've done too much pubbing and procrastinating and nowhere near enough revision. Are first-year exams that important?
Johannes Arens studied history and politics at the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich and is currently working as a paralegal at Mills & Reeve. He attended the firm’s 2017 summer placement scheme and will start his training contract in September 2019.
Here’s a brief introduction to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which replaces the Data Protection Directive from 25 May 2018. When making this video, I had in mind those of you who are applying for training contracts, attending interviews or trying to keep up with current events.