Broaden your horizons
The Law School works closely with the Careers Service throughout the academic year to offer a wide range of events to support you, whether you aspire to work in the legal profession or beyond. We will expose you to a diverse range of alumni and employers and offer opportunities for you to make informed decisions about your future career.
Whether you aspire to work in the legal profession or beyond, being part of the Law School means gaining opportunities to explore the many careers possible with a law degree - and the skills to excel in whatever path you choose.
Law Spotlight event - 28 October 2020
Our revamped Law Spotlight event will showcase a wide range of top law firms and chambers, including virtual events on commercial awareness, application advice, life at the bar, diversity within law and much more! Log in to the CareersFair Plus app soon to find out more.
Public Sector and Policy
Hear from employers working in the Public Sector, Government and Policy to gain real insights into applying your law degree in these fields.
Media and Communications
A popular industry to work in, media and communications can be an exciting avenue to consider with your law degree. Hear from speakers in these fields to gain greater insight into how to enter these fields.
In such a fast paced industry, we hope to expose you to leaders in the fields of FinTech, LawTech, RegTech etc, for greater awareness of career paths that will be available to you.
Human Rights and Charities
Applying your degree into a human rights context can be very rewarding. Find out from professionals how this career path could look for you and the best way to gain work experience.
With climate change at the fore of many minds today, working in environmental law is ever-changing. Learn from experts on how this practise area has evolved and how you can make a difference.
Medical Law and other niche practice areas
We will not limit the exposure of career paths to you throughout the year so expect to see engaging speakers and content from practice areas and fields that buck the trend from commercial law.
Do you have an inspiring story to tell?
We are always on the lookout for new speakers to engage with our students, so if you have an inspiring story to tell or some legal expertise you would like to share, please get in touch with us.
Keep up to date
All events will be listed on the Law School events pages, in the Employability weekly bulletin and/or on mycareer.
Attendance will be limited so ensure to sign up to each event on the relevant page.