The job seeker annual report 2018-19 by Simply Law Jobs

Simply Law Jobs produced the latest annual report 2018-19 that analyses data collected about job seekers in the legal industry. In this article, we will highlight some features of this highly anticipated report. Let’s find out more about where the jobs have been posted over the last year and locations where we saw growth. The following map shows where jobseekers are most in-demand: ... Read More

UK Probate Research Awards 2020: Winners Announced

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11 February 2020 UK Probate Research Awards 2020: Winners Announced   The world of probate research was formally recognised and celebrated when examples of excellence and best practice were praised at the 2020 UK Probate Research Awards on 6 February at London’s DeVere Grand Conna... Read More

Guest Blog | What firing a real gun, with real bullets taught me By Chantal Cooke

In the UK we have some of the strictest control measures in the world when it comes to giving the general public access to firearms. Laws differ slightly and are generally less restrictive in Northern Ireland. The UK government banned the private possession of handguns in 1997 after the Dunblane massacre, but citizens are still able to own and shoot some shotguns and rifles, providing they... Read More

‘The Probies’ Back For Second Year

The second UK Probate Research Awards is set to take place on Thursday 6th February 2020 at The De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London. Known in the industry as ‘The Probies’, the ceremony will celebrate the achievements and example of excellence across forensic genealogy. Sponsored by the National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP) and have been created in recognitio... Read More

Women in Law Awards 2020: NALP’s Rising Star Caroline Spencer-Boulton

  Despite the progress on tackling the gender pay gap and more employers offering flexible working hours, there is still a long way to go for inclusivity and gender equality in the legal profession. ‘Busting’ some of the norms and prejudices that continue to hold women back, the Women in Law Awards 2020 aim to reshape the discussion around gender diversity within the legal... Read More

In the Press | December News Coverage Roundup

  December 2019 News Coverage Roundup   Last month NALP CEO Amanda Hamilton featured in different media sources. Here are some of the highlights: Amanda Hamilton appeared in Neconnected with the article titled “The importance of an inclusive legal services sector”. Read it here: Read More

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In the Press | November News Coverage Roundup

  November 2019 News Coverage Roundup   Last month Craig Johnson, a NALP Senior Licensed Paralegal and a Professional McKenzie Friend and NALP CEO Amanda Hamilton featured in various media sources. Here are some of the highlights:   On November 11th a piece titled “What to do if you need to take your employer to tribunal” by Amanda... Read More