All Recruitment 2020 articles

  • Recruitment cartoon

    Role modelling

    9 November 2020

    Lockdown, which turned the legal recruitment market on its head earlier this year, is back. Yet recruiters are optimistic, reports Maria Shahid.

  • Cartoon illustration of laptop and CV

    Tools for the job

    5 October 2020

    The stakes are high when recruiting in the middle of a global pandemic. Virtual interviews are the new normal but they come with complications, reports Maria Shahid.

  • Job-interviews

    Interview tips: Landing that job in the law

    27 January 2020

    Very few people enjoy job interviews, but there are ways to make the experience less of an ordeal. 

  • Paul Bennett

    Careers Counsellor: Q&A

    27 January 2020

    Advice from our panel on explaining your financial history to the SRA and extending a career break.

  • Simon Davis

    Building a career in the law

    27 January 2020

    The profession attracts people from all backgrounds and walks of life, with no two lawyers’ days looking the same.

  • Suzanne-Gill

    Ensure you are always in demand

    27 January 2020

    This is the time of year when we are bombarded with advice on ‘achieving our goals’ and ‘reaching our full potential’. The legal profession has always provided a well-trodden career path from trainee to associate, then partner. But it also offers an extraordinary breadth of opportunities – from arranging global ...