The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
I am a second year LLB student (going in to my third year) hoping to qualify as a solicitor through the legal executive route.
How employable are candidates who take this route, as opposed to those who complete the training contract path? Has there been a prejudice in the past against those taking the legal exec route? If so, is this changing due to the shrinking number of training contracts available?