Derby & District Law Society is lucky to be affiliated to the Derby Junior Lawyers who are a group aiming to provide training, networking and social opportunities to junior members of the legal profession in the Derby area.
Annual membership of DJL is £25 - Full membership with a £5 discount for members of DDLS and £20 - Student membership. Subs are reviewed annually in September. More details can be found here
In September 2018 the group leadership was refreshed and is now headed by the following committee:
President- Natasha Hybner (Swindell & Pearson)
Vice President- Hannah Read (Smiths)
Treasurer- Ellis Pugh (Geldards)
Events Secretaries - Katie Pleasant (Knights) & Misha Wiseman (Knights)
Social Media Secreataries - Joel Murphie (Geldards) & Monika Schiavone (Freeths)
Membership Secretaries - Eliza Patrascu (Swindell & Pearson) & Joe Baumber (Swindell & Pearson)
National Representative- Natalie Yeung (Geldards)
DJL Events (for enquiries use the contact form)
Derby Junior Lawyers - Escape Room - 31st October 2018 - details here
2nd March 2018 – Bar Soba Cocktail Making Night! A night of making cocktails and a wonderful buffet provided by Bar Soba.
22nd March 2018 – Bygott Biggs Careers Talk! The talk gave out tips and advice on what firms are looking for in an NQ solicitor/attorney, the NQ market conditions and hints and tips for interviews and CV building.
Quiz Night - On 25th January 2018 the Derby Junior Lawyers Hosted their 2018 Quiz Night at Derby University! There were 7 teams in total all ranging from a variety of law firms, young professionals and students. A delicious buffet was served by Bean Caffe which was enjoyed by all, with a few drinks on each of the tables to keep everyone’s focus throughout the night! The Quiz Master (Past President of the DJL – Ellis Pugh) asked a variety of questions which were a general round up of 2017 including a very difficult picture round! The winners of the 70-quesiton quiz were Knights 1759 who stormed ahead who won the fantastic DJL trophy! Please keep an eye out for details of the 2019 quiz as we would like as many teams as possible to join us! You never know who might be the next winner!
Christmas Party Saturday 2nd December The Distillery, Friargate Derby was a great sucess and enjoyed by all.
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