Podcast from the Scottish Young Lawyers' Association
Conversations with SYLA - Calling to the Scottish Bar
We are joined by three recently called Advocates to discuss the route to qualifying as an Advocate in Scotland.
Conversations with SYLA - Racial Awareness
Our panel of guests discuss their experiences as ethnic minority lawyers in the Scottish Legal Profession.
Conversations with SYLA - Justice Abroad
In our third episode we chat to Michael Polak, a barrister with a particular interest in International Law who demonstrates the benefit of reaching out and taking any opportunity that comes your way to stand out from the crowd. Michael talks about his new veture, Justice Abroad, as well as his less-than-conventional journey to the bar.
Conversations with SYLA - from financial crash trainee to M.D.
This week we are joined by Scott Whyte, Managing Director of Watermans Solicitors. Scott talks about entering the job market in the 2008/09 financial crash, adjusting his expectations and building a successful law firm.
Conversations with SYLA - Conversations with the Law Society
The first episode in our series of conversations, we cover the burning questions of young lawyers facing the challenge of working and qualifying during a global pandemic. Olivia Moore of the Law Society of Scotland answers your questions.
Fantastic and informative podcast!
Some interesting points raised and Olivia provides honest answers to questions from members. Can’t wait until the next podcast! Thanks SYLA.