Do some community work, get some sports coaching badges, and something that makes you interesting to someone who sees 20 CVs a week. Work experience helps. It shows you are committed.
Law is a very popular degree course, according to the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) there were 12,500 full time undergraduate law students in the UK in 2013/14. Many of those who choose to study law have the ambition of becoming either a solicitor or barrister, but many do not realise just how competitive the
To me, the world of law has been a romantic and intriguing one. Notions of men in bowler hats, on the way to their chambers. Being ‘invited to dine’. That point at the end of a draining and emotional case where the prosecution confidently declares: ‘Thank you, your honour, no further questions’, then sits down