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Interview Question & Answer 28 – Describe a situation where you are asked to do something you had never attempted previously.

Advice This is a competency based interview question and should be one that you are able to put forward a positive strength and experience that relate specifically to the post you are applying for. so for example if one of the requirements of the post you are going for is that you have experience handling…

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Interview Question & Answer 27 – Describe a situation where you had to change your approach half way through a project or task following new input into the project.

Advice Another particularly difficult competency based question which will almost inevitably result in you needing to have an example in your head before you go into the interview that you are able to use. Without having something pre-prepared it is almost impossible to think about something that quickly when asked these types of questions, which…

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Newly Registered Solicitors – Candidate Update 18th September 2019

New Locum Lawyers CAN-24192 30 year PQE solicitor dealing with residential conveyancing and wills & probate work. Looking for locum posts in South Wales, Lancashire or West Yorkshire. CAN-3895 Experienced non-qualified conveyancer available to cover locum posts across the UK. Regular professional locum – mainly residential and some commercial. CAN-29622 Brighton 6 year PQE private…

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Interview Question and Answer – Describe a situation where you had a disagreement or an argument with a superior – how did you handle it?

Advice A very difficult question indeed. Firstly because if you have ever had a disagreement with your superior it clearly indicates that you are someone who maybe a little awkward at work. Not only that but you are introducing a negative into the interview process which is not recommended. However if you don’t answer the…

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Negotiating for the sake of negotiating – the risks of haggling on salary during the job offer process

A couple of job offers recently have ended up in a stalemate situation between the employers and the employees. The employees have asked for a higher salary and the employers have taken umbrage at the fact the employees have asked the question. Here are our top 10 pieces of advice when considering negotiating on salary…

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New Candidate Update 4th September 2019

New Locum Lawyers CAN-29595 Lincoln Highly experienced, semi-retired solicitor who spent career specialising in Residential Conveyancing, Wills and Probate and Powers of Attorney work available for locum work in the Lincolnshire area. CAN-29603 25 year PQE Family and Child Care Law Solicitor, specialisiing in prviately funded work. Available for part-time locum work in the Sussex…

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New Solicitor Candidates looking for work 7th August 2019

New Locum Lawyers CAN-29524 Harrow Residential Conveyancing FILEX with over 20 years’ experience available for locum work in the Greater London area. CAN-29526 Oxford Private client fee earner working as a locum for over 15 years. Looking for contract posts in the UK. CAN-29527 Bristol Conveyancing Locum available for work in and around Bristol and…

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New Candidate Update – Solicitors 31st July 2019

New Locum Lawyers CAN-20213 25 year PQE Senior Personal Injury solicitor dealing mainly with claimant work – RTA, PL, clinical negligence and catastrophic injuries. Looking for a post in Surrey, Kent, Hampshire or London. CAN-24938 9 year PQE Property Solicitor with experience in commercial and residential property. Looking for locum property posts in the Greater…

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New Solicitor and ILEX Candidate Update 17th July 2019

New Locum Lawyers CAN-29431 West London Employment and Education Solicitor with city background looking for locum and permanent roles around London. 15 years PQE. CAN-29434 Kirkcaldy 8 years PQE English and Scottish Solicitor & Notary Public available for locum commercial property work in the Edinburgh area and surrounds. CAN-29435 North London 15 year PQE Family…

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Candidate Update 26th June 2019 – Solicitors and Legal Executives

New Permanent Candidates CAN-29389 Northampton Senior Residential Conveyancer looking for a suitable role in the Northampton area. CAN-29404 Cardiff 15 years PQE personal injury solicitor looking for a suitable role in the South Wales area. CAN-29405 Derby 6 months PQE residential conveyancing solicitor with previous 2+ years experience in conveyancing as a paralegal prior to…

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