BPP contracted to deliver super-exam prep courses by six City firms

The ‘City Consortium’ group, made up of six giant law firms, have appointed BPP Law School to design and run the legal education and skills training for the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE). Dubbed the ‘super-exam’, the SQE will replace the current system with a two-part qualification exam process: SQE Part 1 and SQE Part[…]

The Remote Working Dilemma: Who Is the Ultimate Winner?

Working from the comfortable space of your living/study room or from your local coffee shop is an idea appealing to almost everyone. Is this sentiment of workers based on convenience or do they really work more effectively when isolated and uninterrupted in the comfort of their preferred working space? The first thing to consider when[…]

MoJ invests £2m in the development of legal tech

Tech Nation, a network of technology entrepreneurs, was named last week as the recipients of a £2 million Ministry of Justice investment. This funding forms part of a government funding scheme for the burgeoning legal technology sector. The lawtech industry saw a 714% increase in international investment in 2018 from the previous year, with investment[…]

IR35 – Key Findings

Kingsbridge IR35 Insurance The stated purpose of the private sector IR35 reforms is to tackle avoidance and ensure that contractors and PSCs are paying the right amount of tax. It is not there to disadvantage “genuine” contractors, that represent a vibrant and increasingly important part of the UK economy. In order to obtain a better[…]

What’s hindering your career?

What’s hindering your career? Flexible working opportunities, career confidence, work-life balance, tight budgets? DO YOU HAVE TEN MINUTES TO TELL US HERE? https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ContaxLaw Contax Law is delighted to be supporting a new piece of research looking at career confidence and the path to leadership. The research, which is open to men and women, is being[…]

Managing Director,Charlie Harris – New addition to the Contax Law team.

With over 12 years’ experience in the legal market, Charlie has built up an unrivalled network of contacts, candidates and market knowledge to assist with any recruitment needs or career advice. Charlie is best placed to assist you in your recruitment needs, providing in-depth industry intelligence as well as fast and effective recruitment solutions, from[…]

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With over 12 years’ experience in the legal market, Charlie has built up an unrivalled network of contacts, candidates and market knowledge to assist with any recruitment needs or career advice. Charlie is best placed to assist you in your recruitment needs, providing in-depth industry intelligence as well as fast and effective recruitment solutions, from[…]