Recent content by Asil Ahmad

  1. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Direct Training Contract Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    You can send Damian an email or ring up the agency Larbey Evans and ask to speak to Damian. I have spoken to him on the phone a lot of tiimes for paralegal roles and he is really nice and approachable. I say email him then if you don't hear back in a day then ring up to speak to him. But I say...
  2. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Direct Training Contract Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Is this for direct TC application.
  3. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Hello everyone I took a really long break from applications but am back to doing direct TC applications now. Hope everyone is well. Anyone still waiting to hear back from Akin Gump post WG.
  4. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Also to add a question that will be asked is why do clients choose us such as why do our banking clients choose us. As well 1 thing to prepare for is challenges facing banking clients and the banking sector such as interest rates or bonds so these types of challenges but there are other...
  5. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Congratulations this is so good and am so proud of you.
  6. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    I think you should accept it as if you don't get offer 2 then you have a job at least and also what is your notice period for job offer 1 as if it is less than 2 weeks or 2 weeks then it will be fine if you get an offer from firm 2. This is from my experience of being in a situation like this...
  7. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Thank you for this and I agree that it is harder than getting a TC my friend told me that also.
  8. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Yes I am aware that there are different seats. Thank you very much this is really helpful. I agree with the thing about simply as a TC alternative.
  9. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Thank you very much for this. Thank you for replying to my post really appreciate it a lot.
  10. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Thank you very much for this both of you. @AvniD Sorry for the confusion what I meant is that lots of people are going down the legal tech route and legal operations route such as working on the tech side of law firms by working with companies like Fuse. I wanted to ask if you qualify in...
  11. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    I know this might not be relevant to the forum sorry for this. A lot of my friends are applying for Legal Tech and Legal Operations roles at law firms like Slaughter and May, NRF, A&O and etc. I am thinking of going down the legal tech route but wanted to ask if I qualify in the legal tech...
  12. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    For all those who receive Baker WG invite congratulations and good luck you lot made my day even though I am slacking with applications right now you lot have motivated me to do some direct TC applications. Also I finally got Gibson rejection but we move on.
  13. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Direct Training Contract Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    It does take a few days don't worry I remember for VS they sent WG link like a week later so don't worry just celebrate right now and practise.
  14. Asil Ahmad

    TCLA Vacation Scheme Applications Discussion Thread 2021-22 (#1)

    Guys a friend of mine has got an assessment centre for Slaughter and May legal operations role. Does anyone have any advice at all or done an interview for a similar role that can share advice.