IN THE NEWS
- Posted: Wednesday, 26 August 2015 10:43
Allen & Overy has announced an 86% retention rate for the trainee intake qualifying in September 2015. 42 of the 44-strong intake applied for NQ positions. All but one of these received offers, and 38 ultimately accepted positions at the firm.
- Posted: Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:14
In a surprise move, Kaplan Law School has announced that it is set to close at the end of 2016.
The institution, founded in 2007, will withdraw from the legal education sector when its current tie-up with Nottingham Law School expires next year.
- Posted: Tuesday, 04 August 2015 14:39
The University of Law's (ULaw) chief executive John Latham has left the institution by 'mutual consent' after having lost several key clients to rival BPP and as the university seeks to win more business from students without training contracts by offering a money-back guarantee.
- Posted: Thursday, 30 July 2015 15:40
The application deadline for a training contract with White & Case is the 31st July. This international firm is a global heavyweight with offices in 39 locations across Europe, Asia, Latin America, the US, Africa and the Middle East. This creates great international opportunities for trainees alongside its offering of a guaranteed overseas seat.
- Posted: Wednesday, 29 July 2015 14:00
The graduate recruitment code has been revised to reflect modern practices following detailed discussions between its four signatories, following the Law Society’s decision to replace the Solicitors Regulation Authority as a champion of the voluntary code.
- Posted: Wednesday, 22 July 2015 12:58
We’ve come to the end of the academic year! You will be planning to utilise your free time wisely, whether that’s by completing a summer vacation scheme, seeking work experience elsewhere or by going on a much-deserved holiday to get away from it all. Over to the Experts, with advice on how to get the most from your summer holidays…
- Posted: Tuesday, 21 July 2015 13:10
Travers Smith’s deadline for training contract applications is the 31st July. The firm focuses largely on corporate work but also possesses a range of practices including finance, employment, dispute resolution, pensions and real estate.