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New firm feature: Simkins LLP

Got a film that needs financing, music label to buy, or a reputation that needs lifting out of the gutter? Media law firm Simkins is here to help. Find out more about training at this specialist media law firm...


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Researching law firms for applications

A 12-point guide to law firm marketing: the hidden messages every aspiring solicitor needs to understand.

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What seats do firms offer?

Find out what's practice areas you can gain experience in at different firms.



Insurance and reinsurance: an overview by Clyde & Co 

Top insurance firm Clyde & Co explains how real life insurance work is far more engaging than its unfairly dreary image purports.



Becoming a corporate lawyer: the view from Freshfields (sponsored)

If you don’t know your M from your A and scratch your head every time someone says ‘corporate law’, don’t sweat it. We’ve asked some of Freshfields’ transactional experts to explain what they do.

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Trends in the energy sector

A perfect storm of political, economic and environmental factors has continued to disrupt and transform the energy sector over the past year. The lawyers we spoke to this year told us what energy applicants should be aware of.

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Trends in the technology sector

The tech sector is growing 32% faster than the rest of the economy. No surprise, then, that lawyers are jumping on the bandwagon, but in doing so they're scrambling to keep up with the pace of new technology. Here are some of the latest trends and developments to be aware of.

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Private client law explained

Yachts, fine art and mansion-loads of cash: it's a private client lawyer's world. We take a look at the ins and outs of this fascinating area of law.



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