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The 2013-14 annual review is now available online. This year the annual review features videos of members telling their story of how the Law Society represents, supports and promotes them.
Pro bono publico. This humble Latin phrase has developed into a sector of its own right, but what does it mean, and why should you get involved?
Placida Ojinnaka shares her experience of securing a training contract with Lambeth Council.
This scheme offers help with LPC fees to exceptional individuals who face or have overcome exceptional obstacles to qualify as a solicitor.
Getting your training contract: top tips
My experience: overcoming blindness
Diversity Access Scheme
Are you interested in getting support and guidance from a Lawyers with Disabilities Division member? Or are you a law firm interested in providing mentors to the scheme? Email us to find out more.
31 March, BirminghamDesigned for busy solicitors working in new (up to five years) small firms and sole practices, our ‘smart solicitors' practice clinics will help put you back in control.
CPD hours: 6
22 April, London A one-day introductory training session to help solicitors considering a career move into civil litigation.
CPD hours: 2
23 April, London This workshop will focus on giving you the basic principles to assist with staying competitive in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) environment.
CPD hours: 1.5
24 April, BirminghamA pilot information session on how you can play an important role as part of our volunteer community.