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First Year Work Experience – is there a workable solution?

In recent weeks a couple of leading commercial law firms have announced their intention to start offering structured work experience placements to first year students.  This is perhaps unsurprising as the appetite for such opportunities amongst  freshers has been obvious when speaking with them.   The dilemma facing law firms is that in order to deliver a high quality placement a significant amount of…

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Mixing with the Right Company

As you may know, Pinsent Masons is committed to ambition and excellence in all that we do including mixing cocktails!  Earlier this month we hosted two cocktail mixing classes in Sheffield and Newcastle where we had expert mixologists teach us about the history of cocktails and how to mix the perfect drink. The events were open…

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Realising the Potential of Local Economies

In the next instalment on our CR mini-series we focus on the work of the Birmingham office and a long-standing joint-venture with Business Link West Midlands, David Linacre explains all. It can be very difficult for new businesses to get off the ground especially in the current economic climate.  For those that do, many still face…

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