Author: alex-wade

From Exeter to Ashurst: How being a campus ambassador helped me secure a prestigious City training contract

Ahead of Ashurst’s campus ambassador application deadline, Rebecca Fenton reflects on what she got out of the role — which the firm offers at 11 unis

Apr 11 2017 12:31pm

The army’s loss is the law’s gain

Marisa Hornabrook is looking forward to her legal life with Burges Salmon -- and it all began with an Insight Day more than three years ago

Mar 10 2017 11:01am

How to use the law to make a difference

Fletchers' Mark Tempest looks back on some of his most memorable cases

Feb 23 2017 12:22pm

How I became a City law firm partner at just 36

Hogan Lovells' Richard Goss shares his tips for aspiring lawyers

Feb 8 2017 1:36pm

From vacation scheme to NQ solicitor

Rob Hobson made a late decision to go into law, but he’s just about to start life as a Mayer Brown lawyer

Jan 17 2017 12:42pm

The Pinsent Masons solicitor who’s giving back as a school governor

Bilal Mohammad wants to help more people like him into the legal profession

Nov 18 2016 2:01pm

From trainee solicitor to pro bono manager

Becca Naylor’s passion for human rights has led her to a dream job with Reed Smith

Nov 8 2016 1:31pm

Courtrooms around the world are things of beauty

Here are some of the best

Aug 18 2016 9:00am

Weird laws of sport

Whatever you do, keep your hat on

Aug 15 2016 9:15am

Boris to sue for slander (and libel)?

The new Foreign Secretary might just have the law on his side

Jul 14 2016 3:02pm

Lily Allen tweets about Farage & Co at a mysterious garden party

But did she over-step the mark in terms of privacy law?

Jul 4 2016 3:05pm

Not coming to the UK anytime soon: Brexit

Lawyers are set to be busy working out how the UK’s departure from the EU will happen -- if, that is, it ever does

Jun 27 2016 12:00pm

Law Rocks

In need of a musical study break?

May 31 2016 2:25pm

A sleepless Prince

Google's algorithms throw up an interesting comment on (some) lawyers' lives

Apr 25 2016 6:14pm

Kim is here. Are you?

As virtual paralegals start work, how long before others stop?

Apr 25 2016 2:41pm

Trump turnaround on legal fees pledge

The Donald proves as contradictory as ever

Mar 16 2016 10:42am

Once they were lawyers… Marcel Proust

The great French writer had a law degree -- and that’s not all

Mar 10 2016 3:03pm

Iconic blond person says First Amendment must go

As The Donald says he’ll change laws he doesn’t like, we wonder which other world leaders have done likewise

Mar 1 2016 2:44pm

Comment is free — but it can be costly

As The Telegraph announces the suspension of online reader comments, a media lawyer explains the law below the line

Feb 23 2016 4:02pm

Proudman v Delilah?

Zero tolerance for Welsh rugby songs

Feb 9 2016 2:27pm