Tag: GDL

City Law School grad uses GDL knowledge to fight former employer

Samantha Savory secures victory in employment tribunal

Feb 27 2023 9:21am

White & Case boosts maintenance grant by over 60% in response to ‘increased cost of living’

Future trainees to receive £17k a year during LPC and GDL

Jun 17 2022 2:34pm

Capsticks writes off trainee debt after bumper pandemic profits

LPC and SQE loans reportedly written off

May 16 2022 10:13am

‘I’m a non-law student totally confused by the new SQE’

I want to be a solicitor but I'm unsure what my options are

Feb 21 2022 11:24am

GDL providers take different approaches to exams in response to Omicron spread

Some students given 24 hours to submit each exam, while others have just 2 hours

Jan 11 2022 10:28am

7 things I wish I’d known before I started my GDL

Top tips for conversion course newcomers, courtesy of Durham Uni grad Sky Martle

Aug 16 2021 11:30am

GDL student numbers jumped by over a fifth during the pandemic

Covid disruption and SQE replacement contributing factors, report finds

Jun 3 2021 11:06am

LPC provider pass rates vary from 100% to just 23%, latest figures show

SRA annual report reveals 'significant differences' among anonymised law schools

Mar 30 2021 9:28am

How should non-law students prepare for the SQE?

BARBRI managing director, Sarah Hutchinson, explains how universities and law firms should advise aspiring lawyers from non-law backgrounds on their future qualification path

Jan 14 2021 10:30am

Will the SQE kill the GDL?

Legal Cheek talks to the main players to see where they stand on the law conversion course

Oct 9 2020 9:13am

Future Pinsent Masons trainee to fund law scholarship with proceeds of new book

Matthew Berrick's Legal Insider provides 'unfiltered insights' from top City lawyers

Oct 6 2020 9:13am

BPP students’ frustration over exam clash with winter vac scheme dates

Exclusive: Law school says it's 'unfortunate' and they 'have the opportunity to attend a 2021 scheme'

Oct 2 2020 10:01am

Crowdfunding wannabe barrister pledges free careers advice in return for donations

Mohamed Hussein Iman needs £15k to start GDL

Sep 16 2020 9:23am

Nottingham Trent Uni waives law student accommodation fees

Coronavirus: But uni's vice chancellor slams private third-party housing providers refusing to cancel rent costs

Mar 30 2020 12:18pm

LPC pass rates nosedive as report reveals one law school where just 29% of students made the grade

While achievement gap between white and ethnic minority students remains large

Feb 17 2020 11:39am

STEM Future Lawyers and BPP launch 2020 GDL scholarship

Applications now open for science students interested in law

Nov 15 2019 11:00am

ULaw secures GDL and LPC training deal with national law firm TLT

Outfit takes on around 15 trainees each year

Sep 12 2019 8:53am

BPP Law School launches new SQE-slanted GDL

Course aims to prepare non-law students for super-exam

Sep 2 2019 2:13pm