About becoming a solicitor
In this section you will find an overview of how to qualify as a solicitor, plus the options available through CILEx Law School to reach that goal. Please select from the following options. If you have not yet undertaken any legal study then please read the section on how to qualify first.
First find out the best route for you:
Then select from our range of options according to your previous experience:
If you would like further advice on course selection, please call 01234 844399 and our academic team will be happy to discuss your options with you.
Partner, Thompsons Solicitors
I started as an outdoor clerk in 1984, on leaving school aged 16 with few qualifications. ... read full