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Written by Brian Sanya Mondoh, Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC).
The Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) requires sound advocacy skills and the ability to memorise copious amounts of information.
It seems to be around that time of year again when everyone around you is panicking about their “next big career move”.
You’ve got your foot in the door and secured that all important pupillage interview.
Getting pupillage is tough, so how do you tackle that first step and craft a successful pupillage application?
We spoke to Tom Sherrington, a Nottingham Law School BPTC graduate and current pupil at Kenworthy’s Chambers for his advice.
Local sixth-form students from schools across the East Midlands who have completed the first-ever ‘Pathways to Law’ programme to be run jointly by the Nottingham Law School at Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham,
Learning on the job: students may soon have their own firm to give legal help in a real-life setting
Nottingham Law School is hoping to turn its Legal Advice Centre into a teaching law firm so that students can gain experience of professional practice, including fee earning, in the same way that medical students do at teaching hospitals.
So you’re starting your A-Levels, maybe studying Law, maybe not. But in any event, you have a huge interest in becoming a lawyer.
Ever wondered what on earth you wanted to do with your life? Or whether you were choosing the right path? For me choosing what I wanted for dinner was a struggle, so it came as no surprise that after trawling the internet and looking at numerous leag
The initial decision to study law came when faced with choosing my A-level options. I was confronted with a whole range of new possibilities and decided to take a broad range of subjects to keep my options open.
I attended the Lincoln’s Inn Law tutors forum recently and there was plenty of discussion about what students can do to launch a legal career in a competitive job market. Here are the main pieces of advice I took away from the session.