TLT trainees

Trainee blogs

Get the inside track from our trainees

We asked recent trainees to share their experiences on everything from how to choose the right firm, and how to apply for a training contract.
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Top tips for law fairs from trainees

TLT trainees, Emily Broderick and Hatti Burge provide their three top tips for students attending law fairs more...

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A day in the life of a trainee

A day in the life of Tori Mills, TLT trainee solicitor based in Bristol. more...

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An interview with a Manchester trainee

An interview with a third seat trainee in the TLT Manchester office to find out why he decided to apply to train at TLT and what the application process was like more...

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Applying for a training contract

Trainee Jen explains what's involved in applying for a trainee contract, sharing her own experience of the process. more...

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How can you increase your chances of securing a training contract

How can you increase your chances of securing a training contract? Final seater trainee Aziz Deen, shares some top tips for attaining a training contract. more...

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How to choose the right firm to train with

Choosing the right law firm to train with can set the tone for your whole career. Future TLT trainee Sonabella has some advice for making that important decision. more...

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Never too late to be a lawyer

It's never too late to be a lawyer. Even if you switch and start with two small children! Everything you have done up to the point you decide to study law will help you. more...

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No law degree? No problem

Thinking of a career in law but don't have a law degree? Don't panic! There are many routes into law and every route offers something different to the qualified lawyer. more...

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Practical tips for BAME students pursuing a career in law

We hosted our second BAME student legal conference at our London office in March, welcoming some of the UK's leading BAME lawyers to share their experiences and advice with students considering a legal career. more...

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Reflections from a trainee

Trainee Laura Collins reflects on some lessons she's learned along the way. more...

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Running gave me belief in myself

Associate Emma Fox on how running has given her self belief in her ability to overcome challenges. more...

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Trainee tips - the vacation scheme

A great way to experience the working environment of a firm is through a vacation scheme. This will give you the opportunity to assess whether the firm's work style suits your personality and allows the firm to do the same. more...

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Your background is an asset - make the most of it

Aspiring BAME students should play to their strengths to stand out from the crowd, say Rabina Ahmed & Dr Tunde Okewale more...