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Interview competencies


How to ace law firm competency interviews (sponsored)

Are you competent at competencies? We spoke to Dentons' grad recruitment whiz Alex Mundy to get to grips with this popular method of assessing training contract hopefuls.

Liverpool University


First-year opportunities

'I'm a first-year, what can I do?' is a question we're asked a lot. More on open days, vacation schemes, work experience, and campus ambassador opportunities.

BBC training contract


BBC training contract

Want to be a lawyer for the world's oldest national broadcaster? Find out about becoming a trainee solicitor with the BBC.

Bedford Row


Mini-pupilllage vacancies

A listing of mini-pupillages at barristers' chambers featured in Chambers Student.

Mrs Justice McGowan


The Big Interview: Mrs Justice Maura McGowan

High court judge Mrs Justice Maura McGowan talks to us about the struggle for equality at the Bar.

Legal industry trends


Commercial awareness resources – legal blogs

You've heard about this thing called commercial awareness, right? You need it. A key way of learning about the latest developments in law and business is reading legal blogs.

Old Bailey



A court visit: observing a criminal trial at the Old Bailey

Watching a court case with your own eyes is a must for aspiring barristers – and we'd recommend it for future solicitors too.

Working at an American law firm


Working at an American firm in London: the view from Covington (sponsored)

Americans and Brits go their own way on so many topics. But on the London legal scene, are US firms really so different to the Brits?

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.

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