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  • Shamim is a Solicitor / Partner at Ansham White Solicitors. She qualified as a solicitor of England and Wales in 2001 and has since worked in various areas of law including Business Immigration, Human Rights, Family and now Private Client. In 2011 she set up her own law practice with her co-found...
  • Average legal department grows headcount by a third in past year, with 65% expecting further expansion by 2016...
  • Natalie qualified at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, specialising in employment law and share incentives. Following this, she founded Pharos Legal, which was shortlisted in the niche firm of the year category at the 2013 Yorkshire Lawyer Awards.
  • When you’re looking for a job, even if your own natural inclination is to be modest, there’s no place for it in the jobs market.
  • Jessica Higham, from leading Legal and Finance recruiter Sellick Partnership illustrates the impact of the housing and property market on conveyance law and the legal job market.
  • Corinne Mills, Managing Director of Personal Career Management, provides an insight into writing a convincing personal statement on your Legal CV
  • Over the past eight years the UAE – and specifically Dubai and Abu Dhabi – has seen a meteoric rise, a crushing fall, and is now in a period of successful, measured revival.
  • In our blog this week she offers her tips on how to prepare for your forthcoming interview...
  • In the UK employees now have a legal right to make a request for flexible working hours. The right which previously was reserved for carers and parents with children under the age of 16. The question is, how will this affect lawyers and in practice, will they have access to this right?
  • The demand for permanent professionals has superseded the availability of candidates as a result of which firms and companies are raising the bar for starting salaries. According to the latest KPMG/REC report on the job market, average starting salaries for permanent staff reached a 17 year high ...
  • The Cayman Islands are an overseas British territory consisting of three islands; Grand Cayman, and its two sister islands, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. They are located in the stunning Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica. Cayman is world famous for its offshore financial inst...
  • In a market driven environment, the focus is on growing the business by increasing market share in the existing market for services. In a client focused world the concentration is on client retention.
  • Under new rulings announced in the last couple of weeks, all 30 million British workers now have the right to request flexible hours, as opposed to just parents or carers.
  • Businesses are facing the risk of significant additional costs – potentially billions of pounds – and a threat to their very existence from tribunal cases challenging the normal calculation of holiday pay under the Working Time Regulations (WTR). That’s according to the CBI, the UK’s biggest busi...
  • Musical chairs in legal – both the in-house and private practice markets are picking up
  • People naturally want what is best for them, but what impact is the stampede for housing having on the conveyancing market?
  • In this blog, I will briefly discuss what can help candidates stand out from the crowd.
  • We all know that looking for a new role can be time consuming and at times frustrating. However, if you follow these top tips you can manage the job search efficiently and effectively.
  • Boost for legal profession as employers commit to permanent hiring
  • Although recruitment is on the rise, competition in the job market remains fierce. It’s important to stay ahead of the game in order to retain a competitive edge over fellow jobseekers.