The life of a law student is busy. Not only are you studying and socialising at university, but you are probably also applying for vacation schemes and training contracts. Commercial awareness is something that we know law firms look for in their applicants, and it’s a skill you will need to maintain throughout your legal career. But where do you begin? Check out our commercial awareness resources to help you feel prepared come application season.

Commercial awareness guide

Get to grips with commercial awareness with our handy guide. Understand why it is important and learn how to build and maintain it as a law student.

Commercial awareness videos

Improve your commercial awareness with this series of videos designed to give you an introduction to the corporate world and where legal work fits within it.

Financial glossary

Finesse your financial knowledge with our glossary. Built to enhance your understanding of financial and accounting content and help you develop commercial awareness.