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Let our trainees give you a flavour of what life is really like at Higgs & Sons.

A day out at the Royal Courts of Justice

Commercial Property has proven to be a very varied seat, the climax of which saw me attend an appeal hearing on a planning matter at the Royal Courts of Justice (RCJ)! I had assisted the solicitor in charge of the case with the preparation for the hearing, which involved preparing the bundles, liaising with the solicitor representing the council...

With great power comes great responsibility - The final hurdle

As my training contract draws to a close, I have been reflecting on the memorable journey that I have endured for the last two years. I often find myself wondering how I have managed to cram so much into such a short period of time and feel naturally nervous, yet excited, to embark on the next stage of my career. Qualification or ‘the big...

Day seven and my suitcase is already packed!

Imagine this: day seven of my training contract with the Family team and I am on my own on a train to London with a suitcase practically the size of me, waiting to meet a client ahead of a significant financial hearing… Yes, I was just slightly outside my comfort zone! Two trains, and two tubes later I had arrived at...

Insight into a Higgs training contract

A coveted training contract is something that every aspiring solicitor wants, but realistically knows very little about. The process is competitive and tough. Current trainees here at Higgs & Sons have put together an article that sheds some light on the application process and what happens next… The application The application for...

Perparing for life as a solicitor - an insight into the world of a trainee

A Higgs & Sons training contract aims to deliver a solid, all-round understanding of the business and is made up of 4 x 4-month seats with the final 8-month block usually spent in a preferred seat for qualification. CARLA LEE is a first year trainee and ELLIE NORTON a second year, and here they give an insight into trainee life.   A...

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