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  • Legal Secretaries play a vital role in the conveyancing process as they carry out a variety of different tasks which contribute towards the smooth running and ultimate success of the project.
  • On Tuesday 28th November 2017, TotallyLegal will be attending the 8th annual UK Diversity Legal Awards at the beautiful Grange St. Paul’s Hotel.
  • Congratulations to Kathleen Riordan who won Legal PA of the year and Lyn Lennox who received the Outstanding Achievement Award.
  • Career progression can be easy to achieve if you put your mind to it and have the right attitude. You need to ensure you stand out from the crowd and are recognised for your worth.
  • We are delighted to be associate sponsors for the Law Society’s annual Small Firms Division conferences - taking place in London on the 22 September, and Leeds on the 6 October.
  • It takes 3 minutes to complete our salary survey and we'll send you the results so you can find out what you're worth.
  • ILSPA’s Single Subject Legal courses are suitable if you would like to specialise in one particular area of law. We offer a range of subjects which can be studied online by distance learning, at your own pace...
  • Our Legal Secretaries Diploma course is widely recognised by law firms and legal recruiters, and will provide you with valuable legal knowledge and practical skills...
  • Traditionally the beating heart of the legal sector, London was once seen as the number one location when looking for a top legal job. But with steep rents and the increase in regional demand across the country, London isn’t the centre of the legal universe any more.
  • Living and Working abroad is an increasingly popular choice for Legal professionals. We share the most popular locations from our Audience Insight survey, what difference age makes and give an overview of the benefits and downfalls of making the move.
  • It’s a commonly held idea that the introduction of artificial intelligence (‘AI’) within the legal sector may lead to job losses. But is this actually the case, and just how are firms using AI, if at all, in their day to day business?
  • The lexicon of legal practitioners can be confusing. So what's the difference between a lawyer, a solicitor and a barrister? Find out...
  • Practice Managers are the operational backbone of any law firm, providing a demanding skill-set ranging from people management and marketing to finance. Read more...
  • Today’s job marketplace is incredibly competitive and law firms face two very distinct challenges: how to find the best legal professionals people to come and work for them and how to keep the talent they already have.
  • We’ve discussed the evolving role of the paralegal a number of times, and with law firms’ growing reliance on transactional services teams to deal with increasingly complex and time-consuming administrative and process work it is somewhat unsurprising to see a number of internationally renowned f...
  • Licensed conveyancers are the vital legal link between people and the property ladder, bringing ambitions of buying and selling homes, business premises and land to life. They’re specialist lawyers who make sense of the administration and finances needed to transfer ownership of all types of real...
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  • We have recently seen a steady stream of news from law firms regarding their views on flexible or ‘agile’ working. DMJ were interested to see whether this was likely to become the norm, or just the pattern amongst a certain type of firm.
  • Reports have suggested that by 2020 as much as 50 percent of the global workforce will be made up of ‘millennials’ or generation Y workers.
  • Legalex is the UK’s first, largest and fastest growing legal event designed for the most ambitious law firms and professionals.