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NLS Legal Insight Day

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Legal Insight Day
Seminars | Workshops

This event is designed for Nottingham Trent University students and prospective students who wish to become a solicitor or paralegal. Getting a training contract is a competitive process, at this event you will hear from employers about what they are looking for when recruiting students for a training contract.

  • From: Tuesday 11 June 2019, 1 pm
  • To: Tuesday 11 June 2019, 4 pm
  • Location: Lecture Theatre 9, Nottingham Trent University, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Monday 10 June 2019, 5.00 pm
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Event details

Our Legal Insight Day will provide you with guidance on how to gain a training contract.

This event is for all students studying at Nottingham Trent University and students holding an offer to study their Legal Practice Course (LPC) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) here.

On the day, there will be a number of legal experts offering advice and workshops. You will also have the opportunity to ask any questions you might have.

At this event you will meet tutors from your course and members of the Nottingham Law School Employability team. Their experience and expertise will provide you with the advice and guidance to help you gain legal employment.


12.45 pm: Registration

1 pm: Welcome and Introduction with the Nottingham Law School Employability team

1.15 pm: How to prepare a winning CV and covering letter – Sarah Kinton, Postgraduate Careers Consultant at Nottingham Law School

2 pm: How to make a successful training contract application -  Freeths HR Team

2.45 pm: Refreshment break - an opportunity to meet employers, the Employability team, course leaders, and careers tutors.

3 pm: How to manage assessment centres and interviews  - Satnam Chayra, vice training principal and a commercial litigation partner at Howes Percival

3.45 pm: Q & A session

4 pm: End

4 pm - 6.30 pm: If you have further questions, you are also welcome to attend our postgraduate and professional open event (Level 1, Newton building) where you can find information about course structure, fees and funding and scholarship opportunities.

Location details


Nottingham Trent University
Goldsmith Street


If you’re travelling to Nottingham by car, we recommend you use the City’s Park and Ride services – of which Nottingham has plenty. The parking provision is always generous, and you can expect a tram every ten minutes. Visit the NET site for more information on the city’s Park and Ride services.

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Travel Info:

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