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Latest HM Trainees articles

  • A Day In The Life of a Trainee Solicitor at Harper Macleod

    A Day In The Life of a Trainee Solicitor at Harper Macleod

    While there's no such thing as an average day as a trainee solicitor, there are themes that can prepare you for what to expect. So, for part six of our trainee blog series, Sara Douglas-Smith takes us through a day-in-the-life of a trainee at Harper Macleod.

  • Two great reasons to choose Harper Macleod for your future legal career

    Two great reasons to choose Harper Macleod for your future legal career

    If you are currently studying law then this HM Insights article is for you! Despite all of the essay and presentation deadlines that you will be juggling (not to mention preparing for the end of semester exams), we would recommend that you devote some time to start preparing, and applying, for traineeships and summer placement schemes.

  • Two seats for the price of one

    Two seats for the price of one

    For part three of our trainee blog series, we spoke to Euan Bowie who is currently undertaking a joint seat based out of Harper Macleod's Inverness office, which is slightly different to the standard six-month seat.