paralegal

Interview advice for paralegals

You may be attending your first ever legal interview, or you may have already attended multiple. Whatever your situation, it’s completely normal to feel nervous about an interview, especially in this ultra-competitive legal market. However, the key to tackling interview nerves and to secure a paralegal role is to prepare as comprehensively as you can. All interviews are different and it is impossible to know exactly what you will be asked. However, I have put together some useful tips that should help you in your preparation and in turn progress your legal career. Continue reading…

Graduates

Law Graduates – tips on how to tackle the tough job market in 2017

If you are an aspiring solicitor, you may well have spent many hours labouring away on lengthy training contract applications, but have found that you just aren’t getting anywhere. Despite the UK seeing a recent boost in the number of training contracts compared to previous years, these figures are still very far from the yearly number of people graduating with a law degree.

With both my personal and professional hats on, I’ve come up with a list of things that you might not have considered, that could increase your chances of success. Continue reading…