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Internationalize Your Career: How to Differentiate, Become an English Solicitor within One Year

By Claire Flores, Senior Legal Manager, Americas BARBRI International Like many other attorneys, I have always had an interest in international and English law, but never knew about dual qualification as a solicitor. Fortunately, BARBRI revealed a straightforward path for U.S. attorneys like me to become solicitors in just one year through the Qualified Lawyers […]

Your 1:1 Study Guide is Ready to ‘Show You the Ropes’

By Anastasia Kalinina, Legal Coordinator, QLTS Prep by BARBRI You are making a sound investment in your legal career by taking the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS) assessments. Way to go! You undoubtedly see the value in dual qualifying as a solicitor in one of the preferred legal jurisdictions for global trade and dispute resolution. […]

How to Find OSCE Success (Ultimately) with BARBRI

Guest blogger Anna Hwang, Esq., a New York-based strict product liability attorney, shares about her experiences, and pitfalls, with QLTS prep courses and studying for the OSCE. I work with international clients and wanted to become dual-qualified in England and Wales in the event I should move to the U.K. with my British-born boyfriend. What […]

Should I take a QLTS Prep Course?

By Sarah Hutchinson, Managing Director, BARBRI International The QLTS is designed to test a candidate’s application of knowledge of the laws of England and Wales and various skills required to practise as an English solicitor. Because of this, the scope of the material for the QLTS exam is comprehensive and based on the standards expected […]

The SQE and What It Means for You

By Victoria Cromwell, Head of QLTS Prep by BARBRI The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has released further details regarding the new Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE). The transition to the SQE will mark the end of the Qualified Lawyer Transfer Scheme, or QLTS, the current route to admittance as a solicitor in England and Wales for […]

QLTS Studying + Working: Tips to Help You Do Both

By Victoria Cromwell, Head of QLTS Prep by BARBRI Candidates regularly grapple with the question of how to best prepare for the Qualified Lawyer Transfer Scheme (QLTS) while working. There is no single answer that makes sense for everyone looking to become dual-qualified as an English solicitor, but there are some things you will want […]

5 Ways To Maximise Your LinkedIn Social Presence

By Victoria Cromwell, Head of QLTS Prep by BARBRI For many professionals, LinkedIn has replaced traditional forms of meeting and socialising. Its use by some 500 million professionals globally has made LinkedIn an important and prevalent resource for networking. Whether you use the platform for job opportunities, to attract potential clients, or mainly to stay […]

Charting a Course into International Law

Guest blogger Michael Rasmussen, Esq., Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy General Counsel for a Florida financial services firm, takes on the QLTS in his pursuit of an elevated international career path. When I graduated from Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad College of Law in 2012, I had a pretty solid strategy for myself. I wanted to get […]