National JLD Forum: helping you to secure a training position (Cardiff)

The National Junior Lawyers Division are holding a free event for LPC students and LPC graduates and those of you looking to secure a training contract on Saturday 18 February 2017 at Cardiff University

This one-day event is aimed at supporting LPC students and LPC graduates searching for training positions, providing them with skills, tips, and information on the legal market. There will be an interactive programme of presentations, including:

  • What to expect from your training contract
  • Networking to advance your legal career
  • Recruitment advice from CVs to applications, interviews and assessment centres
  • Commercial awareness – what it is and to demonstrate you have it
  • Effective use of social media
  • Update on the proposed Solicitors Qualifying Examination and alternative routes to qualification

There will also be free individual CV clinics available throughout the day.

Please note that this event is free to attend but booking is essential. To book, please visit the Junior Lawyers Division website here.



Bristol WLD Event: Crucial Conversations in the Workplace


The Bristol WLD will be kicking off 2017 with a panel discussion on those crucial conversations in the workplace on Tuesday 24 January 2017 which is free for Bristol WLD members or £20 for non-members.


The Bristol WLD annual membership fee (from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2017) is as follows:

  • *£40 for qualified solicitors/barristers/legal executives
  • *£30 for trainee solicitors/pupil barristers and paralegals
  • *Free for professional courses students (GLD, LPC or BPTC)

Please see their website for more information on membership.