• Asking law interview questionsBy Billy Sexton, Editor, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    Those all-important vacation scheme and training contract interviews coming up soon, it’s time to get your interview technique and game plan in place. There’s load of things you can do to

  • Assessment centre preparationBy Maudie Powell-Tuck

    A law assessment centre is a selection process you’re likely to go through when applying for a training contract or a vacation scheme. During an assessment centre, a law firm will test your suitability for the position you’ve applied to. You’ll move through a number of tasks and activities—often alongside other candidates. It can last a few hours or spread over a couple of days.

  • Assessment day: The student perspective Written by Yufuf Solley, BPTC graduate, City Law School

    All that stands between you and that coveted pupillage or training contract are a few hours of high intensity questioning, immense stress and a platter of sandwiches with coffee for lunch.

  • Dressing for an interviewBy Lauren Bowes, Editor, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    We all know how much your library time improved when you finally admitted to yourself that no one was going to pap you for your uni magazine's fashion page and took

  • How to ace a video interviewBy Aaron Marchant, Editorial Intern, AllAboutLaw.co.uk

    With law firms constantly seeking more efficient and cost-effective ways to recruit trainees and vacation schemers, video interviews are becoming an increasingly common method of assessment. After you have sent in

  • Law assessment centresBy Maudie Powell-Tuck, AllAboutLaw

  • Law interview tips Written by Coventry University Careers Service

    The chances are that you’ll be interviewed multiple times throughout your career. While interviews can seem daunting at first, there are several simple rules you can follow to impress any law firm.

  • Legal interview questions & answersBy Charlie Phillips, Author of Working in Law 2013

    Whether you're applying for a vacation scheme or a training contract, an interview will almost certainly be part of your application. Legal interviews are your opportunity to demonstrate that you have the

  • Preparing for an interview By Alison Collins and Tuula Petersen

    The best way to feel confident and calm any nerves before an interview is to prepare thoroughly. If you go into the interview knowing that you have a good grasp of the company, the job and your own abilities, you will be able to answer any questions thrown at you during the interview in a clear and well-informed manner.

  • Top ten assessment centre tipsBy Sonia Cooke

    Law firms are increasingly using assessment centres to recruit for both training contracts and vacation schemes, and it’s crucial that you’re prepared to showcase your strengths on the big day.