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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.
Around 60 university law society committee members from across the country took to the Thames last week in Lawyer 2B’s annual summer boat party.
The event, now in its fourth year, kicked off at Kaplan Law School on 21 June, with Kaplan’s Bar Professional Training Course director James Wakefield starting proceedings by holding an introductory talk with the aspiring lawyers.
Cardiff university law society treasurer Rhys Jenkins said: “I think it’s invaluable to get to meet the law firms face-to-face so that you know they are human and also so that they can see you and know you are more than a name on a piece of paper.
“After all they are looking for people not robots.”