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Careers in Law

Interested in a career in law, below is a selection of guides and careers directories which will give sector information and insights.

Prospects: A Guide to a Career in Law

TargetJobs Law Publications

TargetJobs Law: Vacation Schemes & Mini Pupillages Publication

The Law Society: Lawyers with Disabilities Division

The Lex100 - The Student's Guide to Premier Law Firms

Aspiring Solicitors: website to help improve diversity in law

Chambers Student: guide to law firms and the Bar 

Simply Law Jobs

Law Careers Net


Be a Human Rights Lawyer: The Law Society (2016)

The Lawyer Portal (TLP) is written by professional lawyers, with contributions from world-leading law firms such as Dentons and Freshfields.

  • TLP’s free resources, include free step-by-step guides for students on preparing LPC and BPTC applications, as well as applying for training contracts or pupillage.
  • Opportunity for students to become a TLP Student Ambassador! Ambassadors will be responsible for promoting TLP to people at their university. In return, they will get networking and CV-boosting opportunities, as well as monthly prizes.

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