TAILORING APPLICATIONS: My 3 musts

I’ve done a lot of posts on researching law firms (understanding them, websites to use, podcasts to use…) but all that research is a waste of time if you don’t use it in the application. When you apply to law firms, it’s important to show them why you want to work there. Specifically at that…

Demonstrating Commercial Awareness

So we know what commercial awareness is (if you’re behind, have a look at this blog post or this IGTV), but how can we PROVE to a recruiter that we get it? I actually think it can be simple. Overthinking it is the WORST. In my experience, it’s just been a case of slipping it…

RESEARCH: FINDING & UNDERSTANDING FIRMS

WELCOME to the first application-to-offer post! To kick start the posts on securing offers from TOP law firms – I thought I’d start right at the basics – to the research that goes behind everything! 1 – What Area / Type of Firm? The first questions you should ask yourself before applying anywhere. Consider the…