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Month: March 2013

Naveed’s week at Matrix

This week we were joined by Naveed, aged 14, from Romford. He’s provided a quick summary of what he got up to this week whilst on Work Experience here at Matrix. Day 1: We got introduced to everyone at Matrix and got the grand tour of the building. We also went to the Supreme Court. […]

Francesca’s account of her court visits

Last week Francesca, aged 14, had the opportunity to go to court with some of our fantastic barristers and observe some unique and high profile cases. We asked her to write up what she saw: Phone Hacking Conference – Royal Courts of Justice – Monday 18th March 2013 On my first day at Matrix, I […]

Q&A with our Work Experience

We asked this week’s Work Experience, Francesca, a few questions about her week. This is what she said: Q: What has been your favourite part of working at Matrix? A: Going into court with the barristers to watch their cases every day Q: What have you learnt from your experience here? A: I’ve learnt about […]

Work Experience student now a Senior Practice Assistant at Matrix

Matt Newis completed a week of Work Experience back in 2004. He then worked his way up the organisation and now works at Matrix as one of the Practice Assistants, which is an amazing achievement. Here is his story: “As a 14 year-old school boy, I dreamed of a career as a barrister. I’d seen […]

Jade’s Journey from Matrix to the GDL

What’s Jade up to now? “When I came to do work experience at Matrix 5 years ago, aged 15, I wanted to find out what a legal career was really like, and learn more about the difference between a barrister and a solicitor. I didn’t just spend time in chambers however, I also got to […]