If you’re looking for a good, up to date book to help you with the training contract recruitment process there is a new book on the block:
“The Complete Guide to Getting a Solicitor’s Training Contract” by Sarah Cave
Sarah is a solicitor herself, so knows her stuff on this.
Here’s the quick book summary:
This book has been meticulously drafted and reviewed by City trainees and newly qualified solicitors to incorporate everything you need to know to secure a training contract.
It is an easy-to-read, comprehensive guide that will answer every question you’ll have about the process of applying for training contracts. It also outlines the pitfalls and provides explanations of what not to do as well as invaluable tips on what you should be doing.
With example application form questions and answers as well as interview questions and answers, it is an absolutely essential tool to help you get your training contract as quickly as possible.
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