Life Before the TC Offer

I will be the first to say that my journey to getting a training contract was unusual. I’ve received numerous messages on my blog from people concerned about having only received rejections from their first or second cycle of applications and the pressure they feel to be getting firsts and all 2:1 grades, and this…

A Sneak Peek into TC Interview Questions

For my interview I was asked pretty much ALL the bog standard questions you can find when you google ‘training contract interview questions’ so if you haven’t looked them up and prepped answers for all of them, make sure you do! These were questions and answers I thought of and prepared for my interview. My…

Healthy Recipes in a Hurry

Lucie Liana’s Healthy Recipes in a Hurry! Perfect for exam season when you don’t want to have to think too hard about cooking but still want to eat tasty, delicious and healthy home-made stuff. New recipes added each week! Creamy Pesto Pasta (see both MEAT and VEGETARIAN alternatives below) Serves 2 Cooking time: 20-25 mins…

Being a Woman in Law

This year, international women’s day coincided with this year being the 100th year since women were allowed in law in the UK. Seeing all the posts up about remarkable women and what they have done to pave the way for women in society both at home and in work, inside and outside of the legal…

Imposter Syndrome and Integrity

I have always felt, at some times more than others, that the way other people perceive me is not necessarily true. Countless times people have told me how hard-working and ambitious I am, how I always seem to know what I want and how much I appear to have it all together. But, the truth…