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WELCOME TO THE LAW STUDENT ONLINE

The latest content for aspiring lawyers from Thomson Reuters, including:

  • Features from leading Sweet & Maxwell legal authors
  • News and legal market round-ups
  • Career guides, podcasts, prizes & more

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Commercial Awareness: What does it mean?

No comments, posted on August 3, 2016

A strong CV and a confident manner might get you through the door but it’s commercial awareness that hiring partners are really looking for – it could land you your dream training contract. What is it and how do you […]

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Work Experience Ideas

No comments, posted on August 3, 2016

As law students you will know just how important work experience is and here are 5 work experience ideas that aren’t the standard work experience with a solicitor or a mini-pupillage. Charity Work Does your university run a law clinic […]

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Training videos

Advice for aspiring barristers from Brie Stevens-Hoare QC

Watch this masterclass with Brie Stevens-Hoare QC of Hardwicke Chambers, as she shares insight and advice for students embarking on a career at the bar.

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Paula Giliker on Tort Law Developments in 2014

No comments, posted on July 16, 2014

Paula Giliker, author of the Sweet & Maxwell textbook Tort, has written an article for the Law Student all about the key tort law developments thus far in 2014: “Tort law remains a particularly dynamic area of private law and continues […]

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