Kingsley Napley LLP is delighted to announce the launch of The Legal Apprentice, a nationwide competition in conjunction with The Times, which invites Year 12 pupils from all 4,168 secondary schools across the UK to compete to win a place as a solicitor apprentice at the London-based law firm.    

The brainchild of Stephen Parkinson, Kingsley Napley’s newly-appointed Senior Partner, The Legal Apprentice embodies Stephen’s and the firm’s desire to expand legal career opportunities to students from non-traditional backgrounds who are underrepresented in the profession.   

Thursday 13 October 2016

• Almost a third of Brits (32%) don’t believe their school education prepared them for adult life

• Computer Science, Law and Psychology are the most popular modern GCSEs adults wish they could take now

• Almost a fifth of 18% of 18-24 year olds said they strongly disagreed that school set them up well for real life

• Would You Pass quiz tests if adults could pass GCSEs in modern subjects