BB&O JLD – Question Time

Who are we?

Junior Lawyers Division for Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire

Please provide a brief overview of BB&O JLD?

We are open to lawyers in private practice and in-house up to 5 years PQE and aspiring lawyers including legal executives and LPC students local to Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. We aim to bring together junior lawyers from different firms and organisations in the local areas by way of organising socials, networking events as well as informative, practical careers and skills-focused events.

 What career development opportunities do we have?

We work closely with local universities, law schools and recruiters to organise career development focused events, lectures, workshops and seminars throughout the year alongside our social events.

What social events do we run? 

We hold regular social events throughout the year. Previously, we have organised charity quiz nights, mixed netball tournaments, wine tasting events and a ball in the summer.

 If you have ideas or would like us to focus on a particular topic for a lecture, seminar or workshop, please do get in touch with us via juniorlawyersdivisionbbo@gmail.com.  

Any advice or tips for new lawyers?

Become a member (just send us an email and we will add you to our mailing list), come to our events and widen your network of junior lawyers in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.

 

 

If you have any questions or suggestions, please email juniorlawyersdivisionbbo@gmail.com. Please follow us on Twitter for updates: @JLD_BBO. We also have groups on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/groups/3913888) and Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=119435038107465)