Simmons and Simmons Autumn Legal Update 2020

We are an international law firm that acts as your business partner. Join our experts to discuss the most important legal issues in the world. Like, subscribe and let us know what you think. Sponsored by Cooley (UK) LLP. Technology, media and telecommunications are one of the fastest growing sectors of the legal market. The energy sector is an important part of the legal landscape and is making more headlines than ever before. The life sciences sector combines a number of areas of law that require expert advice from lawyers with in-depth knowledge of relevant trends and innovations in areas such as food, healthcare, medical technology, veterinary medicine and biotechnology. The Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) is intended to replace the LPC. The SQE will be introduced by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) in September 2021, but trainees do not have to go down this route immediately. Keep an eye on our website for updates on when we will be moving to the SQE road. The SQE track will continue to include a one-year preparatory course. The course is designed to help you with SQE exams and ensure you have all the skills needed to get started during your training contract. Whether you are studying the SQE or LPC route, we will sponsor you and give you a maintenance grant of £7,500 in Bristol and £9,000 in London.

We are a truly international company with a truly international reach. Every day, our teams of experts in Europe, the Middle East and Asia come together to work on our clients` toughest economic challenges. Our lawyers are industry specialists, experts in the areas that matter most to everyone`s future – from healthcare and technology to the financial forces driving our world. Consumer Obligation Implementation Plan: How detailed does it need to be for the October Board meeting? Application process: online application form, online judging test, verbal and logical reasoning tests, video interview and assessment centre. Sponsored by Gowling WLG (UK) LLP. Business lawyers focus on trade, from trade agreements to sourcing, manufacturing and distribution to identifying the best routes to market. What you can expect from Simmons & Simmons LLP Training contract sponsored by Shakespeare Martineau LLP. The term “Islamic finance” refers to a Shariah-compliant banking system. Winter Vacation Program (London): A one-week program aimed specifically at students and graduates from all disciplines. Applications will be possible from autumn 2022.

Large projects involve lawyers specialising in financial, construction and corporate law. Race for recovery – real estate financing market – what happens now? Spring insight scheme (London): A two-day workshop for first-year students from all disciplines as well as for last year`s non-legal students. Applications will be open from January 2023. We offer apprenticeship contracts in Bristol and London, and either way, you`ll spend two years discovering the innovation we`re known for. In addition to four six-month spots in our practice areas, you will also benefit from the Compass program. Our unique and advanced Trainee Skills Academy, which offers a combination of hands-on learning and online tools to help you on the path to qualification. Application Deadlines: Please note that we continue our positions on a first-come, first-served basis. We therefore recommend that you apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment. Sponsored by CPP. Commercial litigators represent and advise commercial clients in disputes arising from proposed joint ventures, civil fraud, commercial and banking transactions, corporate governance, financial services regulation and professional negligence. Working in employment! Penalties: Singapore`s approach to Hong Kong Sponsored by Lewis Silkin. Labor lawyers work in all areas of employment law, including discrimination, staff restructuring, and whistleblowing issues.

Competition and regulatory work includes merger control, regulation and litigation, sector-specific regulatory issues, and procurement issues. After the United Kingdom`s exit from the European Union, the Covid-19 pandemic and various financial scandals, there is still a lot going on in this area.

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