Purchasing your first property – what is the legal process?

This weeks blog post comes from Tara Kaby who has been working in property law for the past five years. Tara’s blog post details the ins and outs of purchasing your first property. Disclaimer: please note this advice is based on an understanding of purchasing property in England. Circumstances may differ when purchasing property in […]

Aspiring Barrister: Alexandra Wilson

My name is Alexandra and I have just finished the Bar Training Course at Cardiff University. I will complete the LLM dissertation this Summer and am currently searching for any legal and/or advocacy roles and opportunities I can find. Did you pursue any other form of formal education before choosing law? If so, what made you choose law? […]

Discussing the Gender Pay Gap in the EU

This weeks blog comes from Saoirse Gallagher. Saoirse has completed an International Commerical Law Masters with the University of Limerick and she is currently writing a dissertation. She completed a BCL at undergraduate level in NUIG. Currently working as an editor and content writer for ‘The Legal Update’, Saoirse has tutored subjects including Human Rights […]

Law Student: Jasmin Brown

This week’s blog features Brighton University LLB Law student, Jasmin Brown. What are you doing now? I’m currently working full time in legal technology whilst sitting my second year law exams. Did you pursue any other form of formal education before choosing law? If so, what made you choose law? Yes- so many! After leaving college I went […]

Law Graduate: Natasha Manoli

My name is Natasha Manoli. I currently work at Irwin Mitchell Solicitors as a Payments Administrator in the Court of Protection department. I’ve been working at this reputable law firm since the second year of my qualifying law degree (Where I was a filing clerk in the Public Law and Human Rights department  originally). I went […]

MA International Human Rights Law Student: Caitlin

Caitlin’s story: Studying and being able to practice law always felt like a bit of a pipe dream that I’d never achieve. I struggled massively with my mental health during my A-Levels which then impacted on the grades I achieved. These struggles continued into my undergraduate degree and again impacted on my academic achievement. However, […]

Full-time civil servant, part-time law student – Maggy R

My name is Maggy and I am currently studying towards my Diploma in Law at the Johannes Kepler University Linz in Austria. As I am working fulltime as a civil servant, I study part-time and enjoyed the flexibility my university offers in terms of online courses etc even before the current situation. My journey into […]