Job Role: Solicitor
Salary: £20,000 to 100,000
Hours: 37 – 50, some on-call or at short notice
Learning: Law degree, Common Professional Examination or Graduate Diploma in Law
Skills: Legal knowledge (court procedures and government regulations), able to work under pressure, good listener, excellent communicaiton
Top Tip: Read cases & industry blogs, follow discussion groups, e.g Legal Cheek Facebook page, read The Law Society website, learn about the roles of solicitors and barristers.