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Exclusive Members Offer!

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Can’t find the perfect espresso before that train trip? Or looking for a place to have a relaxed chat with friends?

Cambridge Junior Lawyers Division are delighted to offer our members an exclusive 20% discount at Zio Mario Artisan Bakery!

This purveyor of coffee, baked goodies and fine Ligurian street food is conveniently located right next to the station (for full address please see below).

To take advantage of this offer simply produce your CJLD membership card (soon to be issued) on payment.

21, Station Place,
(In front of Bus Stop n.1),
Cambridge, CB1 2FP

CJLD/CYPG Autumn Ball! – 9 September 2017, 7pm to late – Murray Edwards College, Cambridge

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There is less than a month to go until the CYPG and CJLD Annual Charity Ball Spectacular in aid of Anna’s Hope and Foodcycle!

Roll up Roll up for our Cirque du Soleil ball where you can enjoy great music, good food and a night of weird and wonderful acts! Gents – dig out your best suits, ladies – get your bold and brightest gowns ready, and let the fun begin!

Date: Saturday 09 September 2017 – Champagne flowing from 7:00pm. Carriages at Midnight.

Venue: Murray Edwards, Cambridge


Tickets are selling fast so be sure to get your RSVPs in to the Ball committee at soon! The committee will provide you with payment details and will reserve your tickets upon receipt of your email. Remember to let us know if you have any dietary requirements, your place of work and who you would like to sit with.

Tickets are £55 for members and £60 for non-members.

Tickets include:

  1. Champagne reception
  2. Four course menu
  3. Live music from The Alice Band
  4. Entertainment

Donations – this year you can make a donation to our chosen charities, Anna’s Hope and Foodcycle when paying for your tickets. There will also be a charity raffle.

Dress code:

Black tie (Though everyone is encouraged to add a little sparkle, colour or accessory to their ball attire in honour of our Cirque du Soleil theme!)


For queries please contact the Ball Committee at

We look forward to seeing you there!

CJLD Committee

Employability talk with Errington Legal – 25 May 2017 @ 6:30pm – With refreshments provided by Cambridge Wine Merchants!

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Employability in the Legal Sector!

How to begin, forge and progress

your career in law

Succinct insight into how to make a transition or move into the law firm of your choice for the first


…with snacks and wine.

What more could life offer?

Hello all! We are running an Employability Seminar alongside our sponsors, Errington Legal – full details below. Sure to be useful for prospective trainees and those approaching qualification. Please join us!

Venue: Cambridge Wine Merchants, University Centre Bar by Millpond (in between the Mill pub and the Double Tree hotel)

Date: 25th May 2017

Time: Talk from 6.30pm with refreshments from 7pm

Prices: £2 for all students and members, £4 for nonmembers. Price includes snacks and a glass of wine!

Please send RSVPs to to reserve a space. Monies to be paid on the door.

Speakers: Sean Dodsworth, Senior Consultant and Eleanor Sidgwick, Managing Director of Errington Legal

Gin Tasting! – 20 April 2017 – 7pm – Cambridge Wine Merchants

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As we are feeling Gin-erous, CJLD’s next event will be Gin Tasting. For £25 per member (£30 non-member) attendees will get to sample 6 premium gins with different botanicals and tonics. Food platters will also be provided.

Places are limited so be sure to RSVP!

We look forward to seeing you there!

Date – Thursday 20th April 2017

Time – 1900 hours

Location – The Cambridge Wine Merchants, Granta Place, Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RU (Please note the address. This is not the Bridge Street or Mill Road Wine Merchants)

RSVP – Email

Errington Legal – Trainee Solicitor Advice Surgery

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One of our CJLD sponsors, Errington Legal, is hosting a trainee solicitor advice surgery in March (see flyer below, which you can click to enlarge). Appointments are available to discuss personal objectives and the legal market (both in Cambridge and further afield).

Please contact if you have any queries or would like to book an appointment. Please note, the majority of appointments are available outside of working hours.

In the meantime, we hope to see you at our bowling night next Tuesday if you are coming!

Bowling night! – Tuesday 21st February – 6:45pm

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Calling all Cambridgeshire junior lawyers (and lawyers-to-be)!

To welcome in the new Committee and 2017 members, the Cambridgeshire Junior Law Society invites you to its first event of 2017: tenpin bowling on Tuesday 21st February 2017.

This event is free of charge, and is open to members and non-members.

Date – Tuesday 21st February

Time – 18:45 onwards

Location – Tenpin Cambridge, Cambridge Leisure Park, Clifton Way, Cambridge, CB1 7DY

RSVP – Email

The evening includes 2 games of bowling and food. It should be an excellent opportunity to socialise with fellow junior lawyers, and maybe bring out a few competitive streaks!

Please RSVP to

We look forward to meeting you all!

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CJLD Committee – 2016/17

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We are pleased to announce that the new CJLD Committee for 2016/17 is now in place – we are in the process of updating the “Committee” page of the website, so please bear with us in the meantime.


Details of our first event of the new year will follow shortly. We are also in the process of sending membership renewal letters to Cambridgeshire law firms, so keep an eye out for further details.

More to follow…

We are delighted to be able to offer our members an exclusive 20% discount at Zio Mario Artisan Bakery, purveyors of coffee, baked goodies and fine Ligurian street food.

Conveniently located right next to the station, don’t forget to pop in next time you are travelling.

To take advantage of this offer simply produce your CJLD members card (soon to be issued) on payment.

21, Station Place,
(In front of Bus Stop n.1),
Cambridge, CB1 2FP