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Focus on Law Week

Week commencing 28th October 2013

Whether you're studying Law or are a non-law student but thinking about a career in this sector and want to learn more, Focus on Law week is a series of lunchtime talks from a range of speakers which are not to be missed.

These short, snappy talks are a great way to dip your toe into the field of Law and gain information and inspiration from those currently working and training in the sector. 

Times and Location

All talks take place from 1pm - 2pm and location details will be provided on booking which is essential if you wish to attend. Please read the My Careers Service Instructions if you haven't booked events through this system before.

Talks Programme

Training and Practising as a Solicitor

Monday 28th October 

A director from The University of Law together with a current LPC student will be giving an overview about what it takes to train and to successfully work in the field as well as a guide to what you need to do, when. If you’d like to know more about the training route to becoming a solicitor or the Legal Practice Course then this talk is for you.

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Applications Workshop and Trainee Insights

Tuesday 29th October 

With Norton Rose Fulbright - one of the top international law firms in the City with an impressive list of clients and a global reach. Insights into the life and work of a trainee solicitor and a workshop on making applications to become one.

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Training and Practice as a Barrister

Wednesday 30th October 

It’s not all about the wigs! Hear from a City Law School’s Course Director about training and practising as a barrister about the pros and cons of setting yourself up to work in chambers as well as tips for exploring this route such as mini-pupillages.

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Practising Law in Different Environments

Thursday 31st October 

Want to practice law but would like to explore your options beyond City Law or private practice? Perhaps you’re interested in the Government Legal Service, or as a salaried lawyer in a major Company like BT - this is the session for you with speakers covering different types of law.

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Making the Most of the UCL Law Fair

Friday 1st November 

Leading law firm Nabarro are here to share their own experiences from the perspective of a recruiter and provide tips on how to make yourself stand out as well as making the most of the UCL Law Fair.

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