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Anthony Julius


The Big Interview: Anthony Julius

We spoke to Mishcon de Reya's deputy chairman Anthony Julius about negotiating a royal divorce, defeating a Holocaust denier and why being a 'Jack of all trades' is no bad thing.



Barristers' wigs

Wiggypedia: 13 things you never knew about barristers' wigs.

Law firm diversity 2016


Law firm diversity 2016

Every year we ask law firms for their figures for gender and ethnicity. Here we analyse the trends. 

Researching law firms


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.

Renewable energy  

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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