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    because I'm bored.
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    (Original post by butter_god)
    because I'm bored.
    what is considered to be a 'good' university?
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    When you work at a Band 1 law firm and they ask you which uni, they always say the same thing- "oh! That's a really good uni"
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    No, this is not Redditt. I just lurk there.
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    What are your plans now?

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    What A levels did you do and when did you decide you wanted to pursue a law career?
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    What job do you have now as a Law graduate?
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    (Original post by butter_god)
    No, this is not Redditt. I just lurk there.
    Click on the post you want to reply, btw. They notice you replying.
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    C'mon TSR!

    What uni?
    What degree class?
    What law firm (you can give us a general idea)?
    Salary? No e-stating
    Private schooled?
    School grades?
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    Get a TC at a firm, go back to where I'm from, have a holiday, and then come back and do the LPC and work.
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    (Original post by Infinity_4652)
    what is considered to be a 'good' university?
    SOAS.
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    (Original post by TherHig)
    What A levels did you do and when did you decide you wanted to pursue a law career?
    I did the IB, so no A-Levels for me. I got a 40+ on it doing non-law related stuff like math, physics, psychology, art, english, a foreign language ect.


    (Original post by Superman_Jr)
    What job do you have now as a Law graduate?
    I graduate at the end of this month. I've been interviewing at firms for a TC. I work as a paralegal at a firm.


    (Original post by ParetoOptimum)
    C'mon TSR!

    What uni?
    What degree class?
    What law firm (you can give us a general idea)?
    Salary? No e-stating
    Private schooled?
    School grades?
    Uni- SOAS
    class- 2.1
    law firm- dispute resolution
    salary- dismal
    private schooled- that was the only option if I wanted an education in English
    school grades- 4.1 GPA, 40+ in IBDP.
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    Congratulations and good luck!
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    (Original post by Superman_Jr)
    Congratulations and good luck!
    Thank you
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    (Original post by tehforum)
    SOAS.
    did you know she goes to SOAS?
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    (Original post by Infinity_4652)
    did you know she goes to SOAS?
    It's there on my profile.
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    What's a "Band 1" law firm? Do you mean MC?
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    (Original post by Le Nombre)
    What's a "Band 1" law firm? Do you mean MC?
    Not all band 1 firms on chamber and partners rankings are MC or US firms.
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    (Original post by butter_god)
    Not all band 1 firms on chamber and partners rankings are MC or US firms.
    Oh right, was just wondering.

    So you're at somewhere like Stewarts? Sounds quite interesting. They arb or lit specialists?
 
 
 
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