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Two trainee solicitor posts with nplaw commencing September 2020

21 March 2019 | Category

We are looking for two new trainee solicitors to start training contracts with us from September 2020. We welcome applications from both a law and non-law background but you must have completed and passed your Legal Practice Course before the start date. We offer first rate training in a friendly and supportive working environment. If… Read more >

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UEA Law School Employability Event

14 February 2019 | Category

Rebecca Williams from the Planning and Environmental Law Team spoke at a UEA Law School employability event on Tuesday 12th February with a focus on “life as an in-house lawyer”. Rebecca Williams from the Planning and Environmental Law Team spoke at a UEA Law School employability event on Tuesday 12th February with a focus on… Read more >

Christmas fundraising fun

14 February 2019 | Category

We are proud to say that our Christmas Jumper Day raised £152.00 for Children in Need and our Christmas card donations raised £210.80 for the Benjamin Foundation. Many thanks to everyone who kindly took part! Read more >

nplaw pays tribute to Chris Skinner

The Chris Skinner Memorial Law Essay Competition 2019

14 February 2019 | Category

Last year we established an annual law essay writing competition in memory of Chris Skinner and we are pleased that the 2019 competition is now open for entries. Chris Skinner was a much admired and respected member of the legal profession and Practice Director of nplaw, who sadly died in 2017. He was passionate about… Read more >

Law Essay Competition launched

16 January 2019 | Category

Law Essay Competition launched We are delighted that entries are now open for the Chris Skinner Law Essay Competition 2019. This is aimed at sixth form students who live or study in Norfolk and this year we are asking “What new law would you introduce and why?” Read more >

Education Law Update – November 2018

20 November 2018 | Category

In our latest newsletter, we look at recent developments in education law including articles on Guidance on Mental Health in Schools, DfE Charging for School Activities and an updated GDPR toolkit for Schools. Read more >

Empty Homes Network Annual Conference

31 October 2018 | Category

Fiona Anthony and Jenni Batten attended the excellent Empty Homes Network Annual Conference on 18 October in Birmingham. We were struck by the really warm welcome we received and the professionalism and dedication of the empty homes officers who attended for all over the UK. Fiona presented two sessions: “The latest on CPO … and… Read more >

nplaw attending UEA Legal Careers Fair

31 October 2018 | Category

We are looking forward to meeting lots of students interested in practising law when we visit the UEA Legal Careers Fair on 7th November. Two of our current trainee solicitors, Jodie and Bethany, will be attending and ready to answer questions about their experiences of training in a local government context. Our Training Principal, Fiona… Read more >