Mentoring Schemes

Mentoring is a great opportunity to gain a wider insight into the legal profession and the chance to be helped and advised by someone who has been through applications and have started their careers. It is definitely one of the most important things you can do to enhance your professional life and career. Mentoring is […]

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How To Be ‘Commercially Aware’

The term ‘commercial awareness’ is something that is in constant circulation in the legal world, and something incredibly desired by law firms when seeking candidates for legal roles. I definitely think this is something that is overthought and overcomplicated. Demonstrating commercial awareness is simply being able to analyse how businesses operate, how they make money […]

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Features

Rama Law – An interview about juggling commitments and my journey into law. Find the interview here. Phoebe from Phoebe’s Blog (@phoebesblog on Instagram) and I discuss applications, being more than your grades and more in an informal IGTV chat. Watch the IGTV here. Check out my takeover for LittleLaw on “How to sell yourself […]

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Virtual Work Experience Programs – Forage

Forage (formerly InsideSherpa) offers programs which allow students to build career skills, gain experience and increase their understanding of different careers. They are free for all students and can be added to your CV (in accordance with Forage’s referencing policy) with most averaging around 5-6 hours to complete in your own time. See below for […]

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Training Contract Applications – Tips.

Training contract application tips and advice are things I get asked about daily. Although I’m not a graduate recruiter, or anything of the sort, I have done my fair share of research into ‘perfecting’ training contract applications (although, as you read on, you’ll realise that this actually does not exist). Obviously, if you are making […]

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Recent opportunities

INSIGHT SCHEMEOSBORNE CLARKE The two-day insight scheme for first-year law and second-year non law students is designed to give you an insight into life as a lawyer at Osborne Clarke. You will gain hands-on experience in one of the teams, will be equipped with the tools you need to apply for a vacation scheme with […]

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