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 […]

Law Graduate: Bronwyn Dunleavy

My name is Bronwyn Dunleavy. I am from Mayo but now live in Galway. I am a graduate of National University Ireland Galway. I graduated with an Upper Second-Class Honours. I hope to someday specialise in Health Law.  I am the first person in my immediate family to pursue a career in law. My interest […]

PGDL Student: Allie Hochhalter

My name is Allison Hochhalter, and I am a 26-year-old from Chicago.  I have just finished the PGDL with BPP University this past April and am awaiting results.  I was first introduced to the law by my aunt who is an attorney specialising in tortious appeals. When I was sixteen, she invited me to watch her […]

The Power of Perspective⏳

I recently stumbled across a post all about perspective from Amber Rae and it got me thinking about the different ways my perspective has changed, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Perspective is defined as a particular attitude towards or way of regarding something.  Whether or not you’re a glass half full kind of person, […]

Every Freaking Day, Every Freaky Way

This week’s blog post comes from the Yellow Sticker Gal where she discusses sustainability, food waste and fashion. Her article features 3rd Rock Clothing – an organic, ethical, sustainable activewear brand perfect for Climbing & Yoga lovers. As a young adult I was a fussy eater, can’t cook won’t cook, meaning I would often spend […]

Blessing Park – Aspiring Barrister

My name is Blessing Park, I am from Bristol and I currently live in London. I am a Future Barrister. Outside of my legal work, I like to help businesses and charities with their online branding and marketing.  What are you doing now?  I am currently working as a Paralegal on a Public Inquiry. I […]