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Katie Noakes is the sole author of How to Become a Solicitor: a professional career guide that provides a step-by-step account of the journey of becoming a successful UK Solicitor.
AUTHOR: Katie Noakes
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Katie Noakes is the current Senior Writer and Researcher at How2become: the UK’s leading career specialists. Alongside her work, she has written an insightful and professional guide detailing the stages of becoming a UK Solicitor.
Foremost, the book was written with the intention to help aspiring solicitors gain a clearer understanding into the realms of law, and how they can go about gaining completing the long and difficult journey of becoming a Solicitor.
Katie Noakes has thoroughly enjoyed writing her book, and continues to write lots of guides and testing series books for How2become.
She is proud and privileged to have been able to publish a guide that not only will help aspiring solicitors tackle the difficult selection process in which they will embark upon, but to actually be able to say ‘I did that’ is hugely rewarding.
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How to become a UK Solicitor is the ultimate guide for anyone who wishes to pursue a career in the legal sector, specifically focusing on the career path of a solicitor. Within this guide, you will be able to find a clear step-by-step process of every stage of the application and selection process, including where to start, what to consider, and how to improve your overall chances of success. With more and more people turning to solicitors for advice, knowledge and their opinion, becoming a solicitor can be a difficult, long-winded process. It requires a specific 'type' of person to handle the demanding natures of what this job has to offer. Yet, despite all the complexxities and downfalls, the job has a vast amount of rewards and benefits, and within this guide, it discusses both the advantages and disadvantages of becoming a solicitor. The guide includes a breakdown of the following key areas:
- The role of a UK solicitor;
- What to expect;
- Is the job right for me;
- A qualitative interview with a qualified solicitor and partner;
- Educational requirements;
- Training Contracts;
- CV's, Covering Letters, and Application Forms;
- Interviews and techniques;
- How to better your chances!
If you are serious about becoming a solicitor, this guide will aid you through the entire process! A guide packed full of insightful information, guidance and tips guaranteed to improve your chances of success!