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  • How to prepare for a video interview

    2 Jul 2020| Katie Beverley, Sellick Partnership

    The COVID-19 crisis has created many challenges for law firms of all sizes, and recruitment is one aspect of business that has been disrupted since lockdown began.

  • Companies are still recruiting during COVID-19 — here are 5 legal recruiters who want to hear from you

    30 Sep 2020| Rachael Gordon

    From commercial property to employment law, there are hundreds of roles available right now. Browse through these companies and their open positions—now’s the time to apply.

  • How can I change specialism within the law?

    7 Sep 2020| Laura Uberoi

    Laura Uberoi, Council Member at the Law Society discusses the considerations to take into account when changing specialisms within the law.

  • The pros and cons of taking contract roles

    7 Sep 2020| Jason Connolly

    Jason Connolly from JMC Legal discusses the pros and cons of taking contract legal roles.

  • 5 new public sector legal roles to explore today

    1 Oct 2020| Rachael Gordon

    Over 6 million people in the UK work in the public sector across schools, councils and emergency services. Working in the public sector has many advantages – especially now, in a time of uncertainty. The flexibility, perceived job security and sense of purpose are huge draws for many solicitors.

  • Meet your Account Manager: Anthon Linton

    22 Sep 2020| Cristina Mancuso

    Helping clients fill their vacancies is a responsibility we don’t take lightly. Our ‘meet your account manager’ series is designed to let you know your role is in safe hands. Meet Anthon Linton.

  • Successful legal recruitment: How to run a successful recruitment process

    11 Sep 2020| Sarah Smith

    Essential steps to run a successful legal recruitment process

  • Essential tips to successfully manage an in-house legal team

    11 Sep 2020| Sarah Smith

    Amanda Gill, managing director at Deutsche Bank and a member of the Law Society’s in-house division committee, gives her top tips for managing a legal team.

  • Starting a new legal job remotely? Here’s how to make the best of it

    8 Sep 2020| Rachael Gordon

    The Covid-19 pandemic has changed everything about our lives, and most notably, the way we do our jobs.

  • Tips for writing successful legal cover letters to help you land that job

    28 Aug 2020| Jason Connolly

    Tips for writing successful legal cover letters to help you land that job

  • Should you consider a portfolio legal career?

    28 Aug 2020| Rachael Gordon

    The "new normal" has given many solicitors the chance to stop and reflect on what they want from their careers.

  • How to secure a legal job during the pandemic

    28 Aug 2020| Rachael Gordon

    As law firms move to remote working and hiring practices are disrupted, many solicitors are uneasily contemplating what life in the “new normal” will look like.

  • Successful legal recruitment: How to write an effective job ad

    14 Jul 2020| Sarah Smith

    In a competitive marketplace you need your advert to stand out and appeal to your ideal candidates. Take a look at our top 10 tips for an effective job ad.

  • My legal life: Chris Hall

    13 Jul 2020

    This week we talk to Chris Hall, a wills and probate solicitor at 360 Law Group.

  • Should I make the move in-house?

    9 Jul 2020| Jason Connolly

    Hear from Jason Connolly, CEO of JMC Legal, on the considerations to keep in mind when thinking of moving to an in-house legal role.

  • My Legal Life: Rebecca Brown

    29 Jun 2020

    This week we talk to Rebecca Brown a Solicitor from Hugh Jones Solicitors in Manchester.

  • My Legal Life: Laura Jane Miller

    22 Jun 2020

    This week we talk to Laura Jane Miller, a criminal practitioner fro, Red Lion Chambers, London.

  • My legal life: Fudia Smartt

    15 Jun 2020

    This week we talk with Fudia Smartt an employment partner from Spencer West Business Lawyers.

  • My legal life: Alistair Worth

    8 Jun 2020

    This week we talk to Alistair Worth, Managing Director at Mooneerams

  • My legal life: Alex McAdam

    11 May 2020

    This week we talk to Alex McAdam, a trainee solicitor from ThoughtRiver.