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How to Discuss the GDPR at a Law Interview

May 25, 2018

Email subject: We have updated our Privacy Policy… It is a truth universally acknowledged or undoubtedly your inbox has been sufficiently inundated with emails informing you that today, being Friday 25 May 2018, marks the entry into force of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). The Data Protection Act (“DPA”) 2018 will give effect to…

7 Top Tips from the Cambridge Sixth Form Law Conference

May 24, 2018

This March, I attended the Cambridge Sixth Form Law Conference at the University of Cambridge. The conference was very enjoyable and I learned a lot about different aspects of a law degree, as well as picking up a lot of useful information about applying to Cambridge.   Here’s a summary of the top seven things…

How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

May 23, 2018

Now, like never before, in the modern legal market to have a competitive edge, you need to know how to write the perfect cover letter. This article covers the very basics of writing a cover letter every employer would dream of reading. Want more advice on writing great cover letters? Take 30 seconds to sign up…

The Ultimate Revision Timetable

May 22, 2018

With exam season looming it can often be difficult to know how best to organise your time and make sure that you are being productive. Here’s a look at an example revision calendar for a productive week. See and save the timetable here. Want more top tips straight to your inbox? Take 30 seconds to…

8 Key Steps to Boost Your Productivity

May 21, 2018

Staying productive as a student can be difficult at times, especially when you have to study for multiple exams or prepare several assignments. Here are eight tips to increase your productivity, ensuring all your tasks are completed on time. Want more top tips straight to your inbox? Take 30 seconds to sign up to TLP…

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5 Top Tips I Learned from Roythornes’ Open Day

May 18, 2018

Law firm open days are a really good way to grasp a first-hand understanding of the workings of a firm. They give you the chance to meet the lawyers and use your networking skills, but also to understand the dynamic of the firm and whether or not you can envision yourself working or training there….

5 Things to Start Doing to Get a Training Contract

May 17, 2018

Soon it will be time to start thinking about the training contract application grind. Get ahead of the competition with these five key tactics. And a bonus thing to start doing right now? Attend networking events like our Training Contract and Vacation Scheme Conference, where you can meet top law firms and attend workshops on…

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7 Things Every Student Should Do the Night Before an Exam

May 16, 2018

Yay! You’ve nearly done it! You’ve been revising for weeks (probably feels like years) but your exam is upon you – tomorrow in fact. But your work is not over yet. In today’s blog post, I’m going to go through seven absolutely critical things you should do the night before an exam to ensure confidence…

Did This Year’s Met Gala Theme Violate Trade Mark Law?⠀

May 15, 2018

“Both Gianni and I have used religious symbols in our creations” – Donatella Versace Last week, the highly anticipated Met Gala took place at the iconic Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Avenue, New York, which is the largest art museum in the USA. Its famous steps were also regularly featured on the TV series,…

5 Revision Techniques That Are Proven to Work

May 14, 2018

Running out of ideas on how to revise efficiently? These five tactics have been recommended by experts time and time again. How many of these do you already do, and how many do you need to introduce? Is your exam tomorrow? You definitely need to read our latest blog post 7 Things Every Student Should…

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