Kent University

Should A Third Class LLB From Kent Uni Not Count As A Degree?

A Kent University LLB graduate has been denied access to the Canadian Bar – which normally recognises UK law degrees – because he got a third. The Canadian authorities have told Juron Grant-Kinnear that the qualification is effectively meaningless to them because of his “poor overall academic performance”. Grant-Kinnear got an average mark of 41.6%… Read more »

Male Colleagues Nicknamed Me ‘Tiny Tits’, Says Ex-Clifford Chance Intern Who ‘Trained As a Lawyer In London’

Officially, City law firms are beacons of post-sexism enlightenment. In private, though, you hear all sorts of stories… Occasionally one of these stories creeps into print. Yesterday an article (£) about French people in London featuring Clifford Chance intern-turned fashion blogger Camille Charrière (pictured) appeared in the Sunday Times. Here’s the relevant passage: Charrière lives… Read more »