Monthly Archives: August 2012

Good news for future solicitors: UK law firms continue to grow

The UK’s top 50 law firms have enjoyed a second year of growth, in encouraging news for aspiring solicitors. Figures published by Legal Week reveal that revenues across the top 50 firms grew by 5.6% in 2011/12, accompanied by an … Continue reading

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Confirmed: aspiring barristers will face aptitude test for BPTC entry

Would-be barristers will face a compulsory aptitude test for entry to the Bar professional training course (BPTC) as of September 2012. The Legal Services Board (LSB) confirmed this week that the Bar course aptitude test (BCAT), which has been under … Continue reading

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