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Win with the Simply Law Jobs Industry Survey

Win with the Simply Law Jobs Industry Survey

We’re conducting a nation-wide survey to gather valuable insights about working in the legal industry in 2017. Enter for the chance to win £250 Amazon vouchers and to find out how your salary compares to the earnings of other legal professionals.

The life of a first-year law student

The life of a first-year law student

There is a big jump from school to university and many students approach their first year unsure of what to expect. We've spoken to a current first-year law student at Brunel University who has kindly shared some top tips for students looking to start...

Top 10 Law Firms in the UK

Top 10 Law Firms in the UK

The UK is home to some of the biggest law firms in the world. The top 7 have turnover exceeding £1bn so it’s easy to see why the UK is regarded as having one of the most important and influential legal industries.    DLA Piper International LLP...

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The life of a first-year law student

There is a big jump from school to university and many students approach their first year unsure of what to expect. We've spoken to a current first-year law student at Brunel University who has kindly shared some top tips for students looking to start...

5 inspirational women in law

100 years ago today, some women in the UK gained the vote for the first time. A year later, the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act was passed and women could become qualified lawyers for the first time. In celebration of the progress made on women’s...

Pursuing a non-traditional legal career

Navigating the pursuit of a non-traditional career within the legal sector can be difficult. This article is aimed at those who are struggling to identify legal roles outside of the traditional solicitor or barrister jobs which often dominate...

A complete guide to jobs in the legal industry

There is a whole range of jobs in the legal industry and not all of them require years of study after school to qualify. Roles such as court ushers and legal secretaries are central to the operation of our legal system and can make highly rewarding...

Training contract deadlines

The traditional training contract deadline of 31 July has now been scrapped by some law firms so you should keep an eye on the deadlines set by each firm you want to apply to. We’ve put together the following list of deadlines to help you get...

The Inns of Court

What do the Inns of Court do? The four Inns of Court provide support for their members from their time as students at university right through their careers as barristers. It is essential for anyone wishing to join the Bar to become a member of...