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Law Careers, Jobs and Qualifications

Law careers, jobs and qualifications vary greatly. From barristers to legal secretaries, there are a great many ways to work with the legal field.

With many legal roles come many ways to access those roles, including via university study, school leaver programmes and apprenticeships.

Careers In Law Besides Being A Barrister

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Working in the legal sector doesn’t automatically mean becoming a solicitor or a barrister. Here are four careers in law that you may not have considered. Legal Executive Career The role of a legal executive is similar to that of a solicitor and a chartered legal executive is a lawyer. One difference is that legal executives specialise in one area ... Read More »

You don’t need a degree to break into business, finance or law

You don’t need a degree to break into  business, finance  or law – check out these alternative routes… By Niamh Mackey There is a wealth of entry routes into careers in finance, most of which only require three A*- C grades at GCSE with an A or B in maths and English. If you don’t want to take A-levels, you ... Read More »

How to get into accountancy or law

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There are a variety of routes available if you want to be an accountant or a lawyer. Find out how to get into accountancy or law here. Choices The choice is not limited to full time university study. There is a wide range of job roles available in both sectors. These range from entry level positions such as purchase ledger ... Read More »

The justice league

Useful advice on the best routes into jobs in law and the legal services. BY GENEVIEVE TYLER Solicitor To become a solicitor in England and Wales, you could consider one of the following routes: Most solicitors qualify through taking a law degree, a legal practice course and two years of practice-based training and admission to the roll of solicitors. It ... Read More »

Careers in law – the whole truth

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…and nothing but the truth… about career pathways into the legal profession. The legal profession is complex and the job roles within it are varied, ranging from legal secretary to lawyer.  The routes into careers within the legal sector are diverse; you may wish to take an apprenticeship or other vocational route or to study at university. It is important ... Read More »

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