Legal Advice Centre

Legal Advice Centre


Brian Sanya Mondoh

Humanising Justice

| | 0 comments

Author: Brian Sanya Mondoh, Qualified as a Barrister in England and Wales, Trainee Attorney-at-Law, Trinidad and Tobago
The Bar Council (UK) recently conducted a survey into public attitudes towards the justice system in England and Wales and it was

Billy Shaw, Nottingham Law School

How do I secure a training contract?

| | 0 comments

Billy Shaw is a trainee solicitor at Rothera Sharp where he is completing his first seat in civil litigation and debt recovery. He joined the firm in September 2018 after gaining a first-class degree in Law at Nottingham Trent University.

NTU Alumna on National TV

NTU Alumna on National TV

| | 0 comments

Sarah Jane Lenihan
Senior Family Solicitor
Yesterday was a first for me in my career (and hopefully the first of many to come) appearing in front of the bright lights at Channel 5 Studio giving my thoughts on the recommendations of Age UK on the divo

Lauren Kilbride - Free Representation Unit Volunteer

My placement year at the NLS Legal Advice Centre

| | 0 comments

Written by Lauren Kilbride, placement student at the Legal Advice Centre.

Advocacy Cup

The Cost of Saving: How Litigants in Person are Denied Access to Justice

| | 0 comments

Written by James Cunningham, Graduate Diploma in Law Student at Nottingham Law School (2017-18)
The legal system of England and Wales is in crisis. This is not news to anyone who has taken so much as cursory interest in it in the past few years.

Lauren Kilbride - Free Representation Unit Volunteer

Becoming a Free Representation Unit Volunteer

| | 0 comments

What is the Free Representation Unit?
The Free Representation Unit (FRU) is a charity that provides representation in Social Security and Employment Tribunals to people who cannot afford the costs of a solicitor, or whom do not qualify for legal aid.

LAC 8

Why is it an advantage for law students to do pro bono work?

| | 0 comments

Written by Mathew Game, Supervising Solicitor in the Nottingham Law School Legal Advice Centre.
 
On the face of it this seems a fairly simple question to answer. Most students I have spoken to on this topic provide a fairly generic response.

Christian Weaver

Christian Weaver: UK’s Youth Delegate to the Congress of the Council of Europe

| | 0 comments

This article was first written in 2017 and details Christian Weaver’s experience as the UK Youth Delegate to the Council of Europe 2017.

Lauren Kilbride

Life as a Legal Advice Centre Placement Student…

| | 0 comments

I was a full-time LLB Law student that had not opted for a placement year.

Student Pro Bono Conference

Attending the LawWorks Student Pro Bono Conference in Manchester

| | 0 comments

Written by Gemma Grant and Olivia Kettleborough – Student Representatives for Nottingham Law School Legal Advice Centre and NTU LEX Student Law Society
On 11 November 2017, we attended the LawWorks Pro Bono Conference at the University of Manchest

Page 1 of 41234

Search this blog

Follow us on Twitter