Careers event on 22 April

We’re pleased to invite all members to our next careers event, which will be of particular interest to 2nd year trainees. The session, titled “Approaching Qualification”, will include presentations by Chadwick Nott Legal Recruitment about topics such as making the most of your training contract, the current job market for NQs, and CV/Interview tips.

For more information, or to book your place, email Rebecca Doye at Chadwick Nott.

Get financially fit with Bristol JLD

On Tuesday the 2nd of March, from 6pm at the offices of Beachcroft, we’re hosting a free talk with Wesleyan for Lawyers.  Designed to help us junior lawyers get a head start on our future, we’ll learn about how we as young professionals can deal with credit card debts, mortgage deposits, taxes, savings, pensions, and much more. 

Book your place now by emailing social@bristoljld.co.uk !

Help for unemployed junior lawyers

If you’re finishing a training contract soon but don’t yet have a job on qualification, or if you’ve been caught by a redundancy situation at your firm, you may be struggling with what to do next.

Law Works Choices is a charity established to help lawyers in your situation.  Through them, you can provide some pro bono legal advice, build your CV, help a good cause, and get a guaranteed interview at a number of leading firms. For more information, check out their flyer.