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The Chambers Student Guide – the student’s companion to the legal profession – gives the truth about law firms and the Bar.

 

Based on thousands of interviews with trainees, pupils and market sources, this website offers the full package of careers advice to anyone considering a career in the law.

 

For 17 years Chambers & Partners has been publishing the Student Guide, now considered the must-have reference tool for students.

 

 

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From our latest newsletter

 

Law careers fairs 2014 – find out when copies of the Student Guide will be coming to a campus near you.

 

True Confessions of a Training Contract Applicant – the fourth and final part of the popular blog.

 

Pupillage interviews: are they hell on earth? – an insider's experience of this mysterious process.

 

  

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Chambers Student Guide 2015
 

 

We're pleased to announce the launch of the Chambers Student Guide 2015.

 

Our updated website will launch on Monday 13 October with free copies of the book hitting the stands at 25 law careers fairs from Wednesday 15 October onwards.

                     

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Featuring over 100 law firms and 30 barristers' chambers, our 2015 edition is based on interviews with hundreds of trainees and pupils and dozens of recruiters conducted in 2014.

 

Use our Law fairs calendar to find out when and where we are distributing free copies.

 

 

What's new?

 

This year French firm in London Gide Loyrette Nouel and Americans Davis Polk & Wardwell feature in the guide for the first time.

 

There's also newly expanded, critical content on LPC and BPTC providers to help you decide which law school is best for you.

 

 

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Our new edition will also contain the most up-to-date and expansive data available on salaries and benefits, trainee retention, diversityapplication methods, vacation schemesdeadlines and more.