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Personal development , Careers | Podcast

Law Society Education Podcast: March 2021

30 minFoundation

In this podcast Eman Hassan talks with Catrina Denvir, editor of the book ‘Modernising Legal Education’. In chapter two, Tracey Alexander speaks with one of the Law Society’s social mobility ambassadors, Arun Birla, about his journey into law.

  • Chapter 1 – Catrina Denvir: The future of legal education (00.40)
  • Chapter 2 – Arun Birla: My journey into law (17.40)

Listen to “March 2021” on Spreaker.

Transcript available here.

Who this is for

Students / Trainees.

Learning outcomes

SRA competence: C1  +3 more for SRA competence: C1, C2, C3, D1

  • An understanding of the legal education landscape
  • Tips on getting legal work experience
  • Informing students on the different routes to qualifying as a solicitor
  • De mystifying how the “typical lawyer” should look or sound
  • Promoting the profession to people underrepresented in law