We recently were in touch with a Magic Circle lawyer who said: “I am open to hear about all opportunities related to the tech world. Although I am quite happy at [a Magic Circle firm], I am interested in technology and specially in how it is shaping the world. When I…Continue readingBut I Don’t Want To Be a Lawyer for The Rest of My Life!
What does it take to qualify as a lawyer in the UK? Here is a collection of links and tips in regards to QLTS (Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme) including a recently qualified solicitor sharing her experience in a YouTube video.Continue readingQualifying as a lawyer in the UK (QLTS)
A specialist legal recruiter can put you in front of dream opportunities. This is especially true for niche and more senior roles because there are legal teams who prefer not to advertise their vacancies. Some organisations cannot do it for political reasons, for example government companies in the UAE who are…Continue reading4 Things Legal Recruiters Look For On Your LinkedIn Profile
Succession planning is among the hottest topics in today’s boardrooms. Not having a succession plan can hurt companies especially if they are in hotly contested environments.Continue readingGeneral Counsel Succession Planning
Being good at your job is a multi-faceted accomplishment, and even more so for in-house counsel. What makes a good in-house lawyer? What qualities should you cultivate to ensure you are successful? Across companies, we asked various GCs what they have learned and seen in their years in the industry. Here…Continue readingWhat Makes a Successful In-House Counsel?
Getting ready for an interview and nervous about it? There is nothing better to calm nerves than the feeling of being well-prepared.Continue reading3 Steps to Prepare For an Interview
Step 1 Before you write anything you will need to know your target organisations and roles. What kind of companies would you like to join? What sectors will welcome your skills and experience? What kind / level of positions are you interested in? Where will you add the most value?Continue readingStep-by-Step Guide To Your Perfect In House Legal CV
Your CV is the first and most important tool to ensuring you secure an interview for your next in-house legal role.Continue readingTop Tips For a Winning Legal CV
This might look like an obvious point however this piece of info is sometimes missing on applicants’ CVs – their city and country (and often the country code in the phone number).Continue readingLocation on Your CV
Our aim is to help you to demonstrate the “best version of you” in your search for a winning legal role.Continue readingHow Found Legal Work With You As a Candidate