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what can I do with an ordinary degree 21 hours ago 22 Jul 15:05 Replies: 3
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CILEX help 1 day ago 22 Jul 11:07 Replies: 1
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Bar Council Essay Competition 4 days ago 18 Jul 19:29 Replies: 0
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Win a mini-pupillage 1 week ago 16 Jul 11:21 Replies: 2
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Supreme Court Essay Competition 1 week ago 15 Jul 17:09 Replies: 0
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Qualified Lawyers Assessment QLA (Re-qualifying in Scotland) (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 week ago 15 Jul 9:18 Replies: 50
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do virtual internships at law firms like clifford chance and linklaters have value? 1 week ago 14 Jul 20:32 Replies: 6
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First Year Results 1 week ago 10 Jul 22:27 Replies: 1
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CMS Brand Ambassador? 1 week ago 10 Jul 15:48 Replies: 0
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BPP Refund Terms, Warning to Future Students 1 week ago 09 Jul 16:44 Replies: 13
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Combar Pupillage Event 18 07 24 2 weeks ago 09 Jul 9:49 Replies: 0
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Anyone studying law with Open Uni (OU)? 2 weeks ago 07 Jul 20:42 Replies: 0
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Law or non-law degree? 2 weeks ago 06 Jul 18:46 Replies: 8
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GLS/GLP Legal Trainee Scheme 2023 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 06 Jul 16:12 Replies: 220
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law conversion course? 2 weeks ago 06 Jul 12:14 Replies: 4
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Law 1st year, 1 bad module grade 2 weeks ago 04 Jul 19:40 Replies: 0
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Dentons TC Application (2026) 2 weeks ago 04 Jul 19:06 Replies: 0
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UNI OF BIRMINGHAM vs University of Law 2 weeks ago 04 Jul 17:32 Replies: 4
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2:1 overall, 2:2 in one module - a problem? (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 04 Jul 15:40 Replies: 21
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Bar Training Course Dilemma? 2 weeks ago 04 Jul 11:32 Replies: 2
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BPTC/BVS - Grade Boundary Confusion 2 weeks ago 03 Jul 18:02 Replies: 5
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Criminal practice CPS trainee scheme 2 weeks ago 03 Jul 9:48 Replies: 1
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Chancery Bar Explainer Videos 3 weeks ago 01 Jul 16:44 Replies: 0
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Starting PGDL at 48.... (Pgs: 1 2) 3 weeks ago 29 Jun 22:57 Replies: 21
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legal advice for tfl 3 weeks ago 29 Jun 13:17 Replies: 3
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entry requirements for 2025 LLB 3 weeks ago 28 Jun 13:21 Replies: 4
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Can i still become a barrister 3 weeks ago 27 Jun 9:16 Replies: 6
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Is working at a Magic Circle Law firm as bad as it sounds? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 weeks ago 27 Jun 7:23 Replies: 41
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Call to the Bar and pupillage 3 weeks ago 27 Jun 4:30 Replies: 4
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2.2 law undergrad, where do I go from here? 3 weeks ago 26 Jun 21:42 Replies: 4
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Has anyone got a training contract with a 2:2? 3 weeks ago 26 Jun 6:27 Replies: 18
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Got 2:2 law at RG uni. Appealing and next steps? 3 weeks ago 25 Jun 13:49 Replies: 0
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Will my poor first year marks hold me back from top law firms? 3 weeks ago 25 Jun 12:37 Replies: 1
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Was this unfair and will my Alevels reduce my chance at top law firms? 4 weeks ago 25 Jun 10:54 Replies: 0
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GDL Scholarship Interview Preparation - Lincoln's Inn 4 weeks ago 24 Jun 16:41 Replies: 0
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Sqe or lpc 4 weeks ago 24 Jun 8:53 Replies: 4
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When are SQEs taken? 4 weeks ago 23 Jun 16:32 Replies: 1
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I need some serious advice 4 weeks ago 23 Jun 6:59 Replies: 10
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Freshfields Dispute Resolution Internship Dubai 2022/2023 4 weeks ago 22 Jun 5:10 Replies: 6
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College of legal practice GDL 4 weeks ago 21 Jun 13:05 Replies: 0
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History / politics to law path 4 weeks ago 20 Jun 15:28 Replies: 2
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What is better LLM SQE or SQE Preparation Courses - or Training contract? 4 weeks ago 18 Jun 17:53 Replies: 10
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Bw legal interview advice? 17-06-2024 17 Jun 20:43 Replies: 0
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career in law 16-06-2024 16 Jun 12:35 Replies: 6
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Seeking Part-Time Legal Employment in London 16-06-2024 16 Jun 7:54 Replies: 1
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GLD paralegal 15-06-2024 15 Jun 15:55 Replies: 0
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GDL Scholarship Lincoln’s Inn 14-06-2024 14 Jun 16:55 Replies: 9
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Shoosmiths Assessment Centre 14-06-2024 14 Jun 15:52 Replies: 6
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SSE training contract 2024 Assessment centre 12-06-2024 12 Jun 19:37 Replies: 2
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LPC ulaw electives 12-06-2024 12 Jun 18:14 Replies: 0
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Become a barrister / solicitor after gross misconduct 11-06-2024 11 Jun 8:56 Replies: 2
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Will my A-Levels hold me back from becoming a solicitor? (Pgs: 1 2) 09-06-2024 09 Jun 6:47 Replies: 23
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Trainee Sonographer Interview 08-06-2024 08 Jun 8:17 Replies: 1
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Attending a Court Hearing 07-06-2024 07 Jun 20:49 Replies: 2
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Legal work exp after college 05-06-2024 05 Jun 22:20 Replies: 0
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Advice from people who became Barristers (Pgs: 1 2) 05-06-2024 05 Jun 7:22 Replies: 26
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Two Future Magic Circle Trainees: Ask Us Anything! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 04-06-2024 04 Jun 15:01 Replies: 100
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Not enjoying my law Training Contract... 04-06-2024 04 Jun 13:47 Replies: 16
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The Promise Foundation - Social mobility mentoring 04-06-2024 04 Jun 11:38 Replies: 0
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I'm worried about my future 04-06-2024 04 Jun 10:11 Replies: 5
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RETAKE A-Levels?? TC help 04-06-2024 04 Jun 4:39 Replies: 8
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Could I still get into a Law firm with BBB? 04-06-2024 04 Jun 4:23 Replies: 17
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How important are A-Levels towards obtaining a Training Contract? 03-06-2024 03 Jun 21:16 Replies: 2
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Withholding fees and getting exam results 03-06-2024 03 Jun 20:50 Replies: 2
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Banks In-house Legal Teams? 02-06-2024 02 Jun 16:03 Replies: 0
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Pupillage Offer - Unsure Whether to Accept 02-06-2024 02 Jun 11:47 Replies: 9
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Remote working legal jobs 28-05-2024 28 May 16:51 Replies: 3
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