Junior Lawyer Division elections open

Nominations for committee members and student representatives of the Junior Lawyers Division (JLD) of the Law Society are open.

Any trainee, solicitor less than five years qualified, or student member of the Law Society is eligible to apply.

Nominations must be supported by two other junior lawyers and include a 300-word personal statement. Applications should be submitted by midday on 21 October 2013.

Application details can be found on the JLD website. Results will be emailed to candidates on 11 November 2013. The JLD represents over 70,000 students, trainee solicitors and solicitors across England and Wales.