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Social network privacy and your reputation

12th September 2014

Presenting yourself online has become increasingly important in recent years. As stated by staysafeonline. org, research found that 70% of job recruiters rejected candidates based on information they found online, making…

The Law Society launches new campaign

9th September 2014

The independent professional body for solicitors The Law Society has announced a new campaign to combat the increasing levels of legal fees and cuts to legal aid.   The campaign ‘Access to Justice’…

Interview tips for paralegals

30th July 2014

Rather than giving you a long list of possible questions and answers that may come up in a paralegal job interview, this guide will offer interview tips as well as an insight into the skills and attributes a legal…

In-house legal jobs increasingly valuable

28th July 2014

US consultancy company Consero has released the findings of their Financial Services & Insurance Litigation Data Survey, which found that more legal work is being kept in-house. According to the survey, most chief…

LinkedIn in-house counsel job switch

23rd July 2014

LinkedIn has seen a reshuffle of their in-house counsel roles as they hire former Yahoo general counsel Michael Callahan to head up their legal function. Callahan is due to start in his new role at the professional…

London lawyer jobs under CV blind interviewing

16th July 2014

City-based corporate law firm Macfarlanes has extended its CV blind interviewing process, where interviewers at Macfarlanes are only given a candidate’s name during the interview process, in order to overcome bias…

Top interview questions for lawyers

15th July 2014

Preparing for interview questions is never an easy task, where predicting what your interviewer will ask and what answers they will want to hear is guesswork at best. While it would be impossible to fully prepare…

The role of juries up for debate

7th July 2014

As the role of the internet becomes ever more a part of everyday life and is increasingly being used as the first port of call when it comes to finding out information, attorney generals are gathering to discuss ways in…