How to get Legal experience: From a Paralegal’s Perspective

Jess McDonnell – Paralegal in Wills and Probate at Blythe Liggins in Warwickshire Studied: LLB Law at University of Gloucestershire and LPC at University of Law Approaching a legal firm If you are approaching a law firm around gaining work experience, it’s ideal to have a CV that portrays a genuine interest in the law,…

Gaining legal experience when studying for a law degree

You’re studying Law, and in order to get that long-lustred training contract, you’ll need some experience. How’s about a placement year to help you get that all important ‘experience’ that everyone keeps going on about? OK, sounds great, but where can I get this experience? Many of the companies below offer various programmes; – legal,…

From Barratt Developments to Samworth Brothers – Marzia’s Story

My name is Marzia Muchhala and I studied a Business and Marketing degree here at De Montfort University in my very own hometown, Leicester. I decided to study at DMU because after doing some research, I found that DMU are known for having a fantastic placement office with great links to major employers. This was…