Comments from attendees at the JLD Conference 2011  who attended the session on  Networking skills:

Great public speaker, useful tips

“Useful, practical advice”

“looked interesting and the guy was a good presenter

“Fantastic examples of what to say and when to say it

I have spoken at a range of events around the country on numerous legal skills – related subjects.

Networking Skills (2011 JLD Annual Conference)
CV Drafting Skills (2011 JLD Student Forum)
Advanced Legal Career Development (2011 Manchester, Liverpool, Preston, Sheffield)
JLD Business Development Skills for Junior Lawyers (2010 Chancery Lane)
Presentation Skills (JLD Conference 2010, Chancery Lane)
Trainee Solicitor Survival Guide (2009/10 Manchester, Preston, Liverpool, Sheffield)
Alternative Legal Careers (JLD Conference 2009, Birmingham)
Life as a Solicitor (JLD Conference 2008, Chancery Lane)
Communication Skills (TSG Conference 2007)

I have experience in many fields and am available to present on the following subjects

Introduction to LinkedIn
Advanced LinkedIn use – How to build your online social media profile
Networking – How to work a room
Presenting to an Audience
Business Development Skills
International Business Development & Networking Skills
Personal Presentation & Body Language
Legal Career Development
How to draft an Effective CV
Advanced CV writing & drafting an effective Business Plan (5yrs PQE+)
How to prepare for and perform well at Interview
Alternative Legal Careers to Private Practice
Time Management
Survival Skills for lawyers including work / life balance
Alternative Business Structures and the New Legal Profession in England & Wales

I have delivered presentations to inform and inspire college and University students. In addition I have held CV surgeries, examining Student CVs and providing bespoke advice on further improvements on a one – to – one basis.

I am happy to consider presenting on new subjects and areas. To discuss a booking or CV surgery, please contact me at:



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