Discover how to power your interview technique
Do you have an interview for a training contract or pupillage coming up? These videos feature practising lawyers and barristers and offer insight into how to impress in an interview, questions you might be asked, how to demonstrate your commercial awareness and general career advice.
Gemma Pesce, Senior Claims Handler, Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer, at Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council, speaks to the Legal Solutions UK & Ireland Blog about what it’s like to work as an in-house lawyer in local government.
We hear from Patrick Bell, a legal trainee at the Government Legal Department (GLD), on what it’s like to work in the public sector.
“Why did you apply to this firm?” is a typical interview question. If they are going to invest in you, law firms want to be sure you know what you’re signing up to. But distinguishing one firm from another when you’ve never been there can be tricky. So how do you find out about a law firm?
In our previous post, we explored the CILEx route into the legal profession and the advantage of apprenticeships. In this post we look at the future of the legal industry, and how apprentices are equipping themselves to deliver on it.