Actually the qualification route in the country I'm in is very unfavourable to UK graduates, with only a pass rate of 40% each year - and there's a study period after I end my contract in 2022 that would bring me beyond March 2024. What I'm doing is more of a failsafe because I wasn't able to...
I just wanted to ask @Jessica Booker, can I apply for a UK-based training contract whilst serving a training contract overseas?
I understand that firms like Slaughter and May have a strict policy of not considering candidates that have accepted training contract offers at other firms.
Fast-track apps don't apply for Direct TC applications. I was a fast-track candidate. My guess is that Linklaters is addressing the applications by decreasing priority - probably the earlier they come back to you, the more they want you.
Hi guys, can anyone clarify - can I still apply for Sidley's summer scheme if I was rejected at the application stage for their winter scheme?
I wanted to enter the portal to check if this was possible, but it's currently down.
If it's helpful - my rejected application for the Freshers Meet Freshfields 2018 event was updated in January 2021, so I really don't think you guys need to be too concerned about when the portal was updated.
I don't mean to be the pessimist, but I really doubt CAPP is the only basis by which they assess the candidates - I've applied to them four times now through this new system, once as a Pathfinder fast-track, and I've yet to secure an interview invite with them.
I think it's a balance of your...