Details of our next event will be published on this page.


Date: 18 January 2022

Time: 6pm

Platform: Zoom

SEMLA is delighted to be working in partnership with Thorntons to offer aspiring Solicitors an insight into life at one of Scotland's largest full service law firms. 

This will be an Insight Event and Application & Skills Workshop for students and graduates looking to enter the legal profession and find out more about different areas of law in practice. You will have a chance to meet some of Thornton's experienced lawyers and current Trainees to find out about their journey into the legal profession and their experience of working at a full service law firm.

Speakers include:

Gurjit Pal (Associate), Chris Phillips (Partner), Aadil Anwar (Solicitor), Kiran Bahia (Trainee Solicitor), Maryam Abdel Razik (Trainee Solicitor) & Fiona Stewart (Recruitment Manager). A number of other Trainees and members of Thornton's People Team will also be on hand to discuss application and interview tips and the skills that will help prepare you for life as a Trainee Solicitor.

To register interest in the Insight event please email

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