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On this page you will find the blog’s cornerstone posts on finding a legal job in today’s market. Please spend some time looking around, and let me know if you have any questions.
Building skills through volunteering
Volunteer opportunities for law students – Learn what to look out for in a volunteer position and how it may help you secure a legal job when you finish uni. Graduate employment for law students is highly competitive, and undertaking volunteer work is one way to gain valuable skills while you’re still studying.
The fundamentals of clerkships
Legal clerkships: what are they, and why are they important? – Legal clerkships (also known as law clerkships or internships) can be a prerequisite for obtaining graduate legal jobs in many firms. Learn everything you need to know about the clerkship process so that you’re prepared when it’s your turn to apply.
Clerkships – the application
Guide to clerkship applications – OK, so you know what a clerkship is – how do you go about effectively applying to give yourself the best chance? This is a simple, no-nonsense guide on how to approach clerkship season (or any other type of internship or job application). Take a look – the sooner you start preparing, the better off you’ll be!
Commercial awareness training
Commercial awareness for law students – If you have any kind of interest in commercial or corporate law, then you need to be commercially aware. I have set out a simple process to learn commercial awareness in 6 to 12 months during university, and it will only take you a few minutes each day.
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