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<br /> 2018<br /> Edition 22<br /> Law<br /> Vacation Schemes<br /> & Mini-pupillages<br /> targetjobslaw.co.uk<br /> Opportunities for<br /> first years<br /> Vacation schemes<br /> & open days<br /> Mini-pupillages<br /> Applications & CVs<br /> Assessment days<br /> & interviews<br /> Skills most<br /> sought-after<br /> Recruiters' tips<br /> THE LAW CAREER FOR PIONEERS<br /> 1.<br /> RIP UP<br /> THE<br /> RULE<br /> BOOK<br /> If you never go against the grain, always follow the well-trodden path and consistently<br /> take the safe option, you could find yourself sleepwalking into a predictable career with<br /> a traditional firm. If that's how you see your future, we wish you every success.<br /> But please look away now. If you prefer the bold to the boring, however, and find the<br /> prospect of joining a different kind of law firm enticing, we'd love to talk to you.<br /> We want to break the mould, rewrite the rules and redefine the legal professio<a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=1"> 2018 Edition 22 Law Vacation Schemes & Mini-pup</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=2"> THE LAW CAREER FOR PIONEERS 1. RIP UP THE RULE </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=3"> WELCOME Foreword from THE LAW SOCIETY</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=4"> 2 CONTENTS From THE EDITOR There's </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=5"> 3 GGeett ssttaarrtteedd In this section 4</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=6"> 4 GET STARTED Your big legal career decisions</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=7"> employed by their firms and paid a regular wage. </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=8"> 6 GET STARTED Taste the world of legal work e</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=9"> Mooting A moot is a bit like a deba</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=10"> Junior Lawyers The Junior Lawyers Division (JLD</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=11"> GET STARTED Make every experience count How</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=12"> 10 GET STARTED Careers advice to my younger se</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=13"> Ben Wilkinson Partner at White & Case LLP Degree </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=14"> One app. Hundreds of opportunities... Deliver</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=15"> 13 Future Future solicitors solicitors In t</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=16"> 14 FUTURE SOLICITORS Firms' fresher oppor</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=17"> FUTURE SOLICITORS The first-year experience </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=18"> 16 FUTURE SOLICITORS Use open days to open d</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=19"> FUTURE SOLICITORS Why do I need to do a vaca</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=20"> 18 FUTURE SOLICITORS Shine on your vacati</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=21"> A discussions, client tours and pr</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=22"> Delivered by National Pupillage 25.11.17 – Gray</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=23"> 21 Future Future barristers barristers In t</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=24"> 22 FUTURE BARRISTERS Why do I need a min</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=25"> W a competition and the large num</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=26"> 24 FUTURE BARRISTERS An overview of a mini-</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=27"> FUTURE BARRISTERS Make the most of your mi</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=28"> 26 FUTURE BARRISTERS Dive in You will</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=29"> 27 AApppplliiccaattiioonnss In this sectio</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=30"> 28 APPLICATIONS Inside a law recruiter's </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=31"> part-time job are all useful ways to demonstrate </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=32"> 30 APPLICATIONS Before you begin – researc</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Law Vacation Schemes &amp; Mini-pupillages 2018 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/3b43e02c?page=33"> to build up a picture of what recruiters want. 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