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SRA abolishes minimum salary for trainees

May 22, 2012 The UK legal services regulator the Solicitors Regulation Authority has done away with minimum salaries for trainees in England and Wales. Firms will henceforth be able to pay their trainees the minimum wage of £6.08 an…

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Good news on UK trainee retention figures

Feb 28, 2012 RollonFriday continues to report on trainee retention figures in UK law firms, and the overall picture is starting to look a bit more positive than it did at the start of the season.

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Application advice for prospective trainees

Jan 30, 2012 Here is a handy little article in the Guardian that advises prospective trainees on some of the questions they are likely to encounter in the application process for training contracts, and what law firms will be looking…

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