Firm Features

As if Shoosmiths wasn’t social media-savvy enough already (we recommend you check out their awesome Twitter and Facebook feeds), the national firm’s graduate recruitment team is now venturing into the world of Facebook Live videos.

Friday, 25 May 2018 10:58

Bird & Bird Brand Ambassador Blog- George Rickman

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George Rickman, a Campus Brand Ambassador for Bird & Bird, explains why the ambassadorships are a great way to learn about the firm. 

Tuesday, 24 April 2018 14:21

Plain Sailing: Exam Tips

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Exams are stressful. It doesn’t matter how many you do (and as a law student you will do many), they just don’t seem to get any easier. But there is no reason to throw all your hard work out of the window of the exam hall. The Lex 100 shares some useful tips for keeping a cool head and acing those exams.

Bird & Bird Campus Brand Ambassador Chiamaka Uzoukwu tells us why engaging with law firms whilst at university is both important and beneficial. 

Last year the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) announced their decision to reform solicitor qualification in England and Wales by introducing the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE). The SRA have been consulting on reforms since 2015, and their proposals have been controversial with firms and universities alike. Now that they’ve decided how they want to proceed, students looking to qualify as a solicitor are asking about what the changes might mean.