• Finance spring weeksBy Sofia Gymer, Editor, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    for experience within law firms are very limited for first years, but there are many other ways to gain commercial awareness and gain experience interacting with the business world. What work

  • First year Insight Day – what is on offer for first years at Macfarlanes?Becky Kells and Vicki Wood

    aspiring lawyers begin searching for opportunities in law earlier and earlier in their education, a lot of firms have introduced first year opportunities. Aimed at undergraduates in their first year

  • First year law open daysBy Jos Weale, Managing Editor, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    not often that you get a chance to have a nosey around top law firms, particularly if you are a first year LLB student. There are firms, however, who do

  • First year law work experience ideasBy Rebecca Morgan, Law Student, University of Hertfordshire

    knows about work experience, but so many students make the mistake of thinking it is not important early on. Your career starts when you first attend university, and that means

  • First year opportunities with Nottingham Law SchoolArticle Provided by Nottingham Law School

    starting university, you might be thinking about the opportunities available to you in your first year. The idea of graduating and getting a job may seem miles away, and it

  • First year opportunities – how to get ahead in your law careerBy Becky Kells and Kesh Kularatne

    any discerning law student knows, training contracts and vacation schemes are super competitive – and that means you have to do more than ever to impress. Enter first year opportunities:

  • First year vacation schemesBy Maudie Powell-Tuck and Becky Kells, Editors, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    schemes aren’t just for second and final year university students – there are a growing number of vacation scheme opportunities for first years too. Admittedly, there’s only a limited number,

  • First years: get your foot in the doorBy Harry McEnaney, Trainee Recruitment Assistant, Slaughter and May

    open days to campus events, high profile City firm Slaughter and May offers plenty of chances for first years to get involved. AllAboutLaw spoke to Harry McEnaney, Trainee Recruitment Assistant to find out more.  What are the first year

  • Open day networking tipsBy Jodie Mcmaster, Law Student and Editor of StrictlyLegalLaw.wordpress.com

    you have been thinking about attending an open day at a law firm of your choice, then now is the time to apply. Law firm open days provide a great