Are you interested in a career in the legal profession?
If so, this event is for you, as you will be able to:
- Meet practising lawyers from a range of law firms, barristers chambers and in-house legal teams.
- Find out more about conversion to law if you have, or a studying for, a non-law degree.
- Find out about the professional post graduate courses you will need to complete to qualify as a lawyer.
- Obtain careers advice from UWE Careers and practising lawyers.
- Come to a Panel Presentation delivered by trainees on ‘Life after UWE as a lawyer in practise’.
- Obtain one-to-one advice from a practising lawyer on your CV at our CV Clinic (for current UWE Bristol students only).
- Meet current UWE Bristol law students and look around teaching rooms to find out what it would be like to do your professional law training at UWE Bristol.
We have a regional focus
Our law fair is unique in its regional focus on Bristol and surrounding areas (including Bath, Somerset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and the South West), and in the information and advice you can receive about the diverse range of legal careers available.
Programme of events
16:30 – 17:15 “Life after UWE – meet the trainees” in 2X112
A chaired panel presentation about life as a trainee/ pupil barrister/ life in-house given by practising lawyers. Please register below to attend
17:30 – 19:30 Drop in CV Clinic – For UWE students only (LLB, LLM, LPC, GDL or BPTC)
Sign up on the night for a one-to one slot with a solicitor or a barrister to obtain some feedback on your CV. Make sure your CV is up to scratch.
Exhibitors confirmed to date
Battens Solicitors Ltd
Bristol Law Society
Chambers Student Guide
DAS UK Group
Foot Anstey LLP
Knights Professional Services Ltd
Osborne Clarke LLP
Royds Withy King
Sewell Mullings Logie
St John’s Chambers
“The Representative bodies
The National Trust
Unity Street Chambers
Veale Wasbrough Vizards LLP
Womble Bond Dickinson