Author: anuja-venkataramani

What legal disputes and puzzles have in common 

Travers Smith partner Stephanie Lee talks billion-dollar disputes, careers advice and life at the firm

Jan 8 2024 11:01am

Ex-Linklaters associate sells CrowdJustice for undisclosed fee

Julia Salasky living the dream as she turns focus to her second business, a $25 million legal tech start-up

Dec 15 2023 1:41pm

How one engineer is helping lawyers build robots

Pinsent Masons technical lead talks all things AI

Dec 12 2023 10:16am

Rookie error doesn’t have to cost barrister his career

Bar disciplinary shows mercy

Dec 8 2023 9:40am
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A cautionary email tale for trainees

Law firm’s dismissal of trainee solicitor who forwarded client comms to private email address upheld

Dec 6 2023 9:26am
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The best law firms to do your training contract with — 2024 edition

Firms Most List ranks firms on training, work quality, support and more

Dec 4 2023 4:03pm
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news SQE Hub

Nigeria-qualified lawyer clinches SQE scholarship for his vision of the 21st century solicitor

Noble Iheanacho secures a 50% discount on BARBRI’s SQE1 Prep course

Nov 27 2023 9:45am

Junior lawyers: ‘know your priorities and non-negotiables’

HSF corporate associate Yusra Jafar discusses cross-border work, staying balanced and applications advice

Nov 22 2023 10:19am
careers SQE Hub

‘I studied for the SQE while training at AstraZeneca – here’s what it was like’

AstraZeneca graduate solicitor apprentice talks SQE1&2, balancing work and study and revision tips

Nov 14 2023 9:41am

The many moving cogs in a real estate transaction

TLT senior associate Jayne Adair talks financing deals, renewables and the key skills required to work in the real estate sector

Nov 10 2023 11:02am

How the 2008 crash led to my career in financial services regulation

Gowling WLG principle associate Sushil Kuner discusses cross-border work, ESG and her unique value add for clients

Nov 6 2023 10:19am

Why ‘people awareness’ is just as important as commercial awareness when it comes to being an employment lawyer

Irwin Mitchell's Padma Tadi-Booth talks key skills and flexible working

Nov 3 2023 9:33am

Fast-paced work, lots of responsibility and unwavering support — one global law firm’s approach to solicitor training

Mayer Brown associate Charlotte Tarr on how she trained and qualified while managing a cancer diagnosis 

Oct 31 2023 10:06am

From chemistry graduate to IP lawyer

Bristows’ Ellen Lambrix talks life sciences, STEM skills and secondments

Oct 11 2023 9:56am

A newly qualified lawyer on six-seat training contracts and why communication is key

Burges Salmon’s Liam Edwards discusses his varied work in the firm’s projects department

Oct 4 2023 8:39am

From Battersea Power Station to the Chinese Embassy – the varied life of a global real estate lawyer

Taylor Wessing partner Leona Ahmed discusses her life at the firm

Sep 28 2023 10:24am

A finance lawyer’s journey from trainee to partner

Weil’s Patrick Brendon discusses his busy day-to-day and using secondments to broaden one’s horizons

Sep 14 2023 1:30pm

My journey from medicine and neuroscience to City law – via the BBC

Ashurst partner Sunny Kumar discusses his varied career

Sep 12 2023 10:37am

You don’t need a tech background to thrive as a tech lawyer

Hogan Lovells’ associate James Sharp on why he’s happy being known as ‘blockchain guy’

Sep 7 2023 9:59am

How one Magic Circle firm is approaching diversity and inclusion

Slaughter and May partner Jane Edwarde discusses the firm’s focus on creating a supportive and welcoming culture

Sep 5 2023 10:22am