5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Elizabeth Rimmer, CEO of LawCare, outlines their support available for anyone working in the legal profession experiencing mental health or wellbeing problems.

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Policy executive and secretary to our criminal law committee, Gillian Mawdsley, reflects on a successful roundtable event bringing together organisations representing victims of sexual assualt with the profession and academics as part of ongoing research into jury decision making

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

The Scottish Sentencing Council's proposed guideline for young offenders should be looked at in the wider sentencing context

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Kevin Currie, discusses his journey from his time as an apprentice mechanic, with no Highers, to becoming a trainee solicitor at Andersonbain LLP and the hurdles he faced along the way

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Hannah Frahm, a dual-qualified solicitor working at Brodies and mindfulness and meditation teacher tells us how mindfulness can help us to take back control

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

NQ solicitor, Aidan Tuohy, reflects on the last two years and shares the key things he has taken away from his traineeship

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

COPFS trainee, Freya Anderson Ward, explains why, for her, the HNC Legal Services was the perfect stepping stone to the LLB.

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Olivia Moore works in Careers & Outreach at the Law Society of Scotland. In this piece she uses the story of one prospective trainee to examine why employers might want to improve their flexible working practices to accommodate the next generation of solicitors.

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

The words and actions of the UK Government are causing unease for believers in democracy and the rule of law

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Ahead of our new mentor training on Wednesday 26 February, Cheryl Ferguson discusses the benefits of a good mentor and how to make the most of your mentoring relationship

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

Morna Ronnie, Head of Programmes at Back in Business, talks about closing the skills gap, increasing diversity and returners to the profession.

5 questions to explain contextualised recruitment and our pilot scheme with Rare

In the first of a new series of blogs highlighting non-traditional pathways to qualification, David Durie, DPLP student, tells us why studying the HND Legal Services helped him realise his potential and prepare him to for the next step