DERBY JUNIOR LAWYERS 

Derby & District Law Society is lucky to be affiliated to the Derby Junior Lawyers who are a group aiming to provide training, networking and social opportunities to junior members of the legal profession in the Derby area. 
 
Annual membership of DJL is £25 - Full membership with a £5 discount for members of DDLS and £20 - Student membership. Subs are reviewed annually in September. More details can be found here 
 
 
In October 2017 the group leadership was refreshed and is now headed by the following committee: 
 
President- Ellis Pugh (Geldards) 
Vice President- Natasha Hybner (Swindell & Pearson) 
Treasurer- Isaac Eloi (Freeths) 
Events Secretaries - Hannah read (Smiths) & Katie Pleasant (Knights) 
Social Media Secreataries - Claire Cooper (Freeths) & Joel Murphie (Geldards) 
Membership Secretary- James Newton (Swindell & Pearson) 
National Representative - Natalie Yeung (Geldards) 
 
DJL Events (for enquiries use the contact form) 
 
2nd March 2018 – Bar Soba Cocktail Making Night! £30 for members and £35 for non-members will include making 3 x cocktails and a wonderful buffet provided by Bar Soba. This event is definitely set to be a fun night! 
22nd March 2018 – Bygott Biggs Careers Talk! Bygott Biggs will be meeting the DJL and all of it’s members and non-members to give a talk regarding the legal profession. The talk will give out tips and advice on what firms are looking for in an NQ solicitor/attorney, the NQ market conditions and hints and tips for interviews and CV building. A buffet will be provided! 
Quiz Night - On 25th January 2018 the Derby Junior Lawyers Hosted their 2018 Quiz Night at Derby University! There were 7 teams in total all ranging from a variety of law firms, young professionals and students. A delicious buffet was served by Bean Caffe which was enjoyed by all, with a few drinks on each of the tables to keep everyone’s focus throughout the night! The Quiz Master (President of the DJL – Ellis Pugh) asked a variety of questions which were a general round up of 2017 including a very difficult picture round! The winners of the 70-quesiton quiz were Knights 1759 who stormed ahead who won the fantastic DJL trophy! Please keep an eye out for details of the 2019 quiz as we would like as many teams as possible to join us! You never know who might be the next winner! 
Christmas Party Saturday 2nd December The Distillery, Friargate Derby was a great sucess and enjoyed by all. 
 
 
To contact Derby Junior Lawyers, please complete the contact box below or follow them on Social Media: 
 
 
 
 
Our email: derbyjuniorlawyers@outlook.com 
 
Our twitter: @DerbyJLawyers 
 
Our facebook: /DerbyJLawyers 
 
Instagram 
Our instagram: derbyjlawyers 
 
Derby & District Law Society,  
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Email:  
admin@derbylaw.net 
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