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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.
The Times is currently running an essay contest on 'Advocacy - what is the future?' with over £6,000 in prizes.
No more than 1,000 words by 1 December to The Times Law Awards, c/o 1 Essex Court, Temple, London EC4Y 9AR.
Association of Lawyers for the Defence of the Unborn Topic 'Abortion is a Woman's Right' essays due by 31 March to RM Haig, 35 Parkway, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 1LS.
John Smith Memorial Mace is run by the English Speaking Union, is open to all university students and can boast many journalists, lawyers and politicians (such as John Smith) as winners.
The Environmental Law Association runs a moot on UK environmental law where students provide skeleton arguments.
European Law Students Association runs a moot in which students present full-blown written briefs. This year's finals will be held at Stockholm University.
The Philip C Jessup Moot competition sponsored by the International Law Students Association, has full written pleading and oral arguments at championships held in Washington DC. UK Students should contact the University of Exeter law school.
The Telders Moot has a similar format to the Jessup Moot and is hosted by the University of Leiden in the Netherlands.
Freshfields and the Financial Times are currently running the 'European Prize for the Best Business Law Student'. Although the deadline for this year's contest has passed, they are also planning an international prize for business law students in Indo China.