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Retention rates are rising at magic circle firms

12th September 2016

This year, retention rates have increased at magic circle firms compared to 2015 with at least eight in 10 trainees being kept on this autumn. Legal firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer leads the way when it came…

People being ruled out of city jobs for wearing wrong colour shoes & ties

5th September 2016

  According to a report by the Royal Holloway University of London and the University of Birmingham, the importance of wearing the right clothes when being interviewed for city jobs has never been more…

Tips to progress your career

30th August 2016

There is no need to keep changing jobs every two or three years to try and advance your career as it is highly likely that your current legal firm can offer you opportunities that you haven’t yet tapped into. …

New legal starter’s toolkit

15th August 2016

As a new employee, first impressions matter. Therefore it is important to not only act the part, but to look the part as well. Whether someone has just graduated and is starting a new lawyer job or has decided to…

UK law firms will need more US-qualified lawyers after Brexit

9th August 2016

A number of specialist recruiters have revealed that UK law firms could be forced to hire more US-qualified lawyers so they can compete in the post-Brexit landscape. Those working in legal professions will be…

Legal firms are main recipients of Jimmy Savile’s estate

2nd August 2016

It has been revealed that the late Jimmy Savile’s estate has been spread amongst various legal advisors and personal injury (PI) compensation claimants. The former television host’s estate, which was…

British law firms boast record growth

26th July 2016

Post-Brexit many experts have stressed the importance for the UK to secure itself as the global centre for legal services and this has started well with the news UK legal services have recorded more growth. The…

The impact of Brexit on UK law

19th July 2016

Now the dust is beginning to settle on Britain’s decision to exit the European Union, we take a look at the potential impact the decision could have on UK law. Lawyers, law firms and legal recruitment agencies…