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Practice area insight from industry leaders.


 Cap markets Davis Polk


Becoming a capital markets lawyer (sponsored)

Capital what now? Buying and selling debt or equity-backed securities is big business, which of course means work for lawyers. Over to the good folk of Davis Polk...


Sidley PE


Becoming a private equity lawyer (sponsored)

It’s the hottest trend in investment – but what does private equity mean for lawyers? We asked the team at Sidley Austin for their take.





Becoming a mental health lawyer

We’re talking more and more about mental health within the law – but what about the lawyers who build their practice around the mental health of others? We spoke to Sasha Miles-Bunch to learn more about a crucial, but not so well-known area of the legal profession.


 Animal law



What is animal law?

Co-founder of animal protection firm Advocates for Animals Edie Bowles talks us through the area of animal law and what you can expect from a career in this developing area.


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STEM students: how to become a commercial lawyer (sponsored)

With the help of global firm Clifford Chance, we discover how a background in science, technology, engineering or maths could be the golden ticket to a challenging and rewarding legal career.