How to succeed in interviews

We know first-hand how daunting job interviews can be, so we thought we would share our top tips for suceeding in interviews. With these tips, you will be more prepared and likley to land the job you are applying for. Do your research- make sure you have done your due diligence and you know all …

Why you need a mentor and how to approach someone to be your mentor

What is a mentor? A mentor is someone who gives a young and/or less experienced person help and guidance, especially in a job or at school. The aim is to help them progress and develop in a workplace, career or at school. Why do you need one? Having a mentor will help you will help …

Let’s discuss International Law

What is international law? International Law, also known as Public International Law and Law of nations, is the set of rules, norms, and standards generally accepted in relations between nations. It establishes normative guidelines and a common conceptual framework to guide states across a broad range of domains, including war, diplomacy, trade, and human rights. International law aims at the practice …

Let’s discuss ‘Commercial Awareness’

What is commercial awareness? Commercial awareness involves knowing about the current deals, transactions and issues in the business world that could affect a client. Lawyers must have an understanding of the business environment and also political landscape. Most importantly, they must be able to put into perspective how their legal advice will affect the client’s …

A conversation with Francis Njoroge Wanjiku on his legal journey and inspirations

Q- Tell us about yourself, what you do and your educational background. My name is Francis Njoroge Wanjiku, 25-year-old lawyer and public policy enthusiast based in Nairobi/ London. I am currently a young professional at the Commonwealth Secretariat, an international organization that represents the interest of 54 member states and the well-being of the citizens. …