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Which GCSEs Do You Need to Become a Lawyer?

Which GCSEs Do You Need to Become a Lawyer?

While your GCSE subject choices are by no means the be-all and end-all of your academic career, they can have a surprisingly positive impact on your career path if chosen well. If you’re interested in pursuing a legal career, GCSEs can be an important stepping stone...

Which GCSEs Do You Need to Become a Lawyer?

While your GCSE subject choices are by no means the be-all and end-all of your academic career, they can have a surprisingly positive impact on your career path if chosen well. If you’re interested in pursuing a legal career, GCSEs can be...

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What Is the United Nations (UN)?

What Is the United Nations (UN)?

The UN, or United Nations, is an international, intergovernmental institution set up in 1945. This was after World War II caused the collapse of its predecessor, the League of Nations. Currently, the UN represents 193 of the world’s 196 sovereign states.Why Was the UN...

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Mooting and Advocacy Skills: A Comprehensive Guide

Mooting and Advocacy Skills: A Comprehensive Guide

Advocacy is the skill of persuading other people to agree with your point of view. If you want to become a lawyer, you need to become a skilled advocate. Not only is advocacy important if you find yourself stood in court, but it is also crucial to be able to...

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Owens vs Owens: Untying A Gordian Knot

Owens vs Owens: Untying A Gordian Knot

Marriage is one of the most important events in many people’s lives, and often it is a very happy experience. But what happens if you’ve tied the knot, and find yourself wishing you could untie it? In a recent decision, Owens v Owens, the Supreme Court has shown that...

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Life as a GDL student at BPP

Life as a GDL student at BPP

A Day in the Life of a Law Student  Ella Harold is currently studying for her Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) at the BPP Law School in London. She is a Future Trainee Solicitor and will take up a training contract after her LPC. Before studying law, Ella was an...

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