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10 tips for university students

27th April 2022

If you are a current university student, interested in getting a training contract, there are a number of opportunities you […]

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Our plans for the SQE

2nd February 2022

In this edition of Whiteboard Wednesday, we explain our plans for the introduction of the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE). We […]

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Legal Technology at Shearman & Sterling

27th January 2022

Introduction Technology fundamentally aimed at the legal environment, or “legal technology” as it is usually referred, is commonplace in 2022 […]

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5 minutes with Matthew Adesina

24th January 2022

What university did you attend? The University of Cambridge. What subject are you studying? I am currently studying the LPC […]

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Top 10 Blogs of 2021

19th December 2021

Throughout 2021 we have published a number of blogs and videos. These have been created to help you with your […]

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5 minutes with Zara Khanche, Future Trainee

8th December 2021

What University did you attend? University College London (UCL) What subject are you studying? I am currently completing the LPC […]

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5 minutes with Cerys Jenkins, Future Trainee

26th November 2021

What University did you attend? Durham University What subject are you studying? I am currently studying the LPC at the […]

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5 minutes with Soraya George, Future Trainee

19th November 2021

What University did you attend? University of Cambridge What subject are you studying? I am currently studying the GDL at […]

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BLAQUE in the City: Panel Discussion

12th November 2021

In recognition of Black History Month, a panel of our lawyers from BLAQUE, who are at various stages in their career, […]

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5 minutes with Jude D’Alesio, Future Trainee

11th November 2021

What university did you attend? The University of Bristol. What subject are you studying? I am currently in my final […]

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49 Tips Candidates Need to Know Before Starting as a Trainee Solicitor

27th October 2021

Five current Shearman & Sterling trainees offer their insights on all things training contract related. The below guidance, agreed between […]

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Trainee Scenarios – Quiz

8th October 2021

Being a trainee is more than just understanding the law. It is often about using your judgement in new situations. […]

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First Month at Shearman & Sterling – A First Seat Trainee’s Perspective

28th September 2021

Whilst applying to law firms, most vacation scheme candidates have listened to (or these days virtually met) law firms’ trainee […]

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6 things I learnt on the B.U.I.L.D. @ Shearman internship

16th August 2021

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a B.U.I.L.D. @ Shearman intern? Well, wonder no more. From asking the right […]

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Training Contract Applications [in 2022]: The Definitive Guide

4th January 2021

It’s 2022. Why not make this the year you secure a training contract. For followers of Shearman & Sterling, you […]

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6 Financial and business films to help your commercial awareness

26th November 2020

Everyone knows that applying to law firms can be a challenging, time-consuming process. For many students, it can often feel […]

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PODCAST: Inclusion, diversity and wellbeing at Shearman & Sterling.

22nd September 2020

In this podcast, Tali Shlomo and Sandra Bang (chief diversity, talent and strategy officer) discuss why inclusion, diversity and wellbeing […]

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Four Online Sources To Make A Good Training Contract Application Great

14th September 2020

Applying to law firms can be a competitive process. After all, there are thousands of promising candidates out there. Further, […]

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