Law

This page outlines opportunities for working in law, the skills you will need and how to maximise your chances of getting in.

What opportunities are there?

You could consider training as a solicitor or a barrister. This can be attractive to doctors, as a career in law can draw on the same high-level intellectual capabilities as medicine. However, entry to training is highly competitive and can be expensive, with limited options for funding. It may be possible to get sponsored by a law firm or by organisation connected to the Bar.

Other legal career opportunities you could consider include:

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