Education & Training

Real life lessons

Paul Kerrigan and Heather Roberts explain why students are increasingly learning about proprietary estoppel claims 

12 Aug 2020

Building bridges

Dr Kryss Macleod says mentoring schemes, bridging legal education and employment, can increase mobility and diversity within the profession 

28 Jul 2020

Appeal to disadvantaged pupils to consider legal careers

Coalition of firms commissions series of digital workshops for socio-economically disadvantaged students 

09 Jul 2020

Growing your own

Training your people for partnership is investment not expenditure, says Chris Marston
 

08 Jul 2020

Commercial awareness

Denis Viskovich explains how he’s levelling the playing field to make it fair for all students seeking to join commercial firms

07 Jul 2020

It’s time to act

The profession must look inwards to tackle systemic racial inequality, says Trevor Sterling

12 Jun 2020

Homefront

Dr Bob Murray provides some coping strategies for those leading their firm from home

08 Jun 2020

Old dogs, new tricks

Simulated practice and client settings in the form of objective structured professional assessment could be used to assess professional ethics, argues Katie Jukes

08 Jun 2020

Concerns remain over BAME attainment gap in SQE

The final SQE design is unveiled today following a marathon consultation process, but there are continued concerns at the BAME attainment gap 

08 Jun 2020