Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

With law fair season upon us, our Careers and Outreach Coordinator Georgia Turnbull offers her top tips on how to get the most out of them.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Alasdair Cameron is a recent graduate from Edinburgh University's Global Environmental and Climate Change Legal Masters Course and now works at the Law Society of England & Wales as their first Climate Change Resource Adviser within their Policy Team. In his blog, Alasdair discusses his academic trajectory as a recent law graduate entering the field of climate change policy.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Following our conference on Policing operations and COP26, our Policy Executive Gillian Mawdsley blogs about some of the issues to consider and highlights some cases arising from individuals making a protest.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

The draft rules for holding civil court hearings remotely go further than may feel comfortable with – is there a justification?

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Melissa Laurie, newly qualified solicitor in the TMIC team at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, reflects on her experience of returning to the office.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

What happens in the rare occurrences when traineeships go wrong and employers or trainees seek to end the training contract early? Our Head of Education Rob Marrs explains what's involved in the process, why it might (and might not) happen and dispels some common myths.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Plans to cut criminal case backlogs need proper consultation with defence lawyers – and a drive to make best use of their time

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Ally Thomson, Director of Hey Legal, the training and resources platform for the Scottish legal community, examines the many benefits that trainees can bring to a firm or organisation and its employees.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Claire McIntyre, a part-time LLB student with the Open University, talks about her experience of volunteering with the university and Environmental Law Foundation as part of a climate change research project.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

For its positive, dynamic vibe of today, the Society has much to thank Lorna Jack for

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

Sébastien Flowerdew, a second year trainee solicitor at the Scottish Social Services Council, explores the difficulties organisations face in supporting their trainee solicitors virtually.

Hints and tips for trainees whilst being supervised remotely

University of Glasgow accelerated LLB student Alexandra Lee reveals how she's planning to use her summer holidays to broaden her legal knowledge and skillset through virtual work experience programmes and volunteering.