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Vacancy for the role of Chair on the AGCAS Legal Profession Task Group

The AGCAS Legal Profession Task Group is seeking a new Chair. This is a rewarding role which involves overseeing the work of the task group and chairing two meetings per year, held at The Bar Council and The Law Society respectively. You will have the opportunity to lead and make a significant contribution to the work of a key AGCAS task group.




Vacancy on the AGCAS Legal Profession Task Group

There is a vacancy for AGCAS members on the AGCAS Legal Profession Task Group (LPTG). The group currently comprises six members and meets twice a year to discuss a range of issues related to careers and opportunities in the legal sector.




Law careers resources guide reissued

The AGCAS Legal Professions Task Group has updated and reissued The Good Resources Guide, which contains a wealth of information resources for members to refer to when working with students and graduates interested in a career in law.




AGCAS support secures future for legal recruitment code

AGCAS, AGR (Association of Graduate Recruiters) and the JLD (Junior Lawyers Division of the Law Society of England and Wales) have agreed to remain as signatories to the Voluntary Code to Good Practice in the Recruitment of Trainee Solicitors. This follows the recent announcement from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) that they would be withdrawing as a signatory.




New AGCAS link with ICSA

AGCAS is pleased to announce that Chris Packham, Careers Consultant at the University of Birmingham, is the new AGCAS Liaison Officer (ALO) for ICSA (Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators), the qualifying and membership body for chartered secretaries, many of whom work as company secretaries and in other corporate governance roles. Chris will be liaising with ICSA to ensure that members are kept informed about graduate opportunities in the profession.




Spotlight on the company secretarial profession

The Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators (ICSA) is keen to raise awareness of the company secretarial profession, and that of the chartered secretary, amongst students and careers advisers. Tara Wilson, Business Development Manager at ICSA, has provided an overview of the profession, and of the careers resources available to members, and is working with AGCAS Liaison Officer (ALO) Chris Packham to raise awareness of graduate opportunities.




Paid writing opportunities: 8 new job profile titles

AGCAS is seeking writers for eight brand new Job Profile titles for the Prospects website. The titles are: Detective, Paralegal, Zoologist, Business adviser, Creative director, Radiologist, Cardiologist and Design engineer. As the content needs to be written from scratch, we're offering £400 per title, which includes the submission of at least one case study.


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Nottingham Law School Law Fair

Wed 20 Jan 2016

Nottingham Law School Law Fair is your opportunity to access NTU's talent pool of law students and is also a fantastic chance to advertise your vacancies and raise your company profile within the university.  




University of Aberdeen Law Fair

Thu 25 Sep 2014

This is an annual fair attended by 30-40 law firms each year. The fair focuses on firms and other law-related organisations advertising work experience and traineeships for Scots LLB and Diploma in Professional Legal Practice students, as well as opportunities to train in England. 




Durham Law Fair

Mon 21 Nov 2011 to Tue 22 Nov 2011

Durham has an internationally-rated law department, as well as having a large number of non-law students interested in a career in the legal profession. This event enables law firms to target those students and make them aware of vacation placements and training contracts.




The Solicitor’s Profession: Opportunities and challenges for your students, Oxford

Thu 15 May 2014

Focussing on the solicitor's profession, this event, organised by the AGCAS Legal Profession Task Group, will provide you with a deeper insight into this role and possible working environments.




University of Hull Legal Careers Fair

Thu 06 Nov 2014

The University of Hull Law Fair is organised by the Law School with the support of the Careers and Employability Service.  Exhibitors will include LPC/PBTC providers, law firms and barristers chambers.




University of Leicester Law Fair 2014

Wed 05 Nov 2014

The University of Leicester Law Fair, run in partnership between the Career Development Service and the University of Leicester Law Society, returns in November 2014.




UCD Law Recruitment Fair, Dublin

Wed 08 Oct 2014

This event brings law firms recruiting trainee solicitors from any degree discipline to UCD. It's an ideal forum for students from non-law disciplines to explore legal careers, access vacancies and network with potential employers. The target audience is students across all degree disciplines interested in careers in law.

 




Newcastle Law Fair

Mon 12 Nov 2012

In association with Newcastle Law School, this fair attracts over 50 of the UK's prestigious law firms, course providers and professional bodies.




LSE Careers Law Fair

Tue 04 Nov 2014 to Thu 06 Nov 2014

LSE's Department of Law is one of the most active and most prestigious in Britain, ranked in the top three by all three leading university guides in 2014.  In addition, many students studying programmes in government, international relations, social policy, risk and regulation and international history amongst others, have made the transition into the legal world.




Oxford University Law Fair

Sat 07 Nov 2015

Oxford University Law Fair is one of the largest university law fairs with over 90 organisations and approximately 900 students attending. This fair is an opportunity for private practice firms of solicitors, barristers' chambers, law course providers and public sector legal employers to raise awareness of their organisations, and to promote their recruitment and training opportunities to all undergraduates and postgraduates looking for positions within this sector.

This fair is open to students and members of Oxford University only. 




The University of Nottingham Law Fair 2013

Thu 24 Oct 2013

The University of Nottingham law fair attracts law firms (from global firms to local firms), barristers' chambers, legal education providers and professional bodies, all keen to promote their opportunities to students.




Law Fair, Manchester

Tue 18 Nov 2014

This fair is aimed at any student or graduate wanting to find out about careers or training opportunities/placements in the legal sector (law and non-law students are welcome). Over 100 exhibitors attend including law firms, training providers and other legal bodies, such as representatives from The Bar and legal aid organisations. There will also be trainees from local high street/general practice firms who will be happy to chat with vistors informally. 




Oxford University Law Fair

Sat 09 Nov 2013

Oxford University Law Fair is one of the largest university law fairs with over 90 organisations and approximately 900 students attending. This fair is an opportunity for private practice firms of solicitors, barristers' chambers, law course providers and public sector legal employers to raise awareness of their organisations, and to promote their recruitment and training opportunities to all undergraduates and postgraduates looking for positions within this sector.




The University of Nottingham Law Fair

Mon 20 Oct 2014

The University of Nottingham Law Fair is an annual event attracting students from all over the country to meet with 75+ law firms, plus colleges of law.




Oxford University International Careers Day

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Not long now until International Careers Day 2015, with key speakers and exhibitors covering international law, international development, international policy, natural resources and the environment, international academia, international business, international internships and more.




University of Leicester Law Fair

Tue 03 Nov 2015

Our dedicated law fair takes place in November. Whether it’s penultimate year students, finalists, or recent graduates you want to reach, the groups you target will be there to meet you.




Law Career Essentials, Edinburgh

Fri 08 May 2015

This is a one-day AGCAS Scotland regional training event with the Law Society for Scotland focusing on the essentials for a career in law.




Liverpool Business, Finance and Law Fair

Wed 14 Oct 2015

This event is for employers looking to promote graduate jobs and work experience opportunities in the business, finance and law sectors for 2016. The event is open to students from the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University and Liverpool Hope University, making it Liverpool's biggest industry-specific recruitment event.




Newcastle Law Fair 2015

Mon 16 Nov 2015

Newcastle Law Fair is a premier event in the recruitment calendar for both law and non-law students. Particularly targeting second year law students seeking a training contract or work placement and final year students of any degree discipline interested in a career in law.




Legally Related Jobs - broadening horizons, London

Thu 12 May 2016

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL

Work with students who are interested in careers in the law but who don't necessarily want to be barristers or solicitors? Then come along to this informative day!




Law Careers Fair - University of Hertfordshire

Wed 23 Mar 2016

Businesses are invited to exhibit at the University of Hertfordshire on Wednesday 23 March for its Law Careers Fair.




Oxford University Law Fair

Sat 04 Nov 2017

Oxford University Law Fair is one of the largest university law fairs with over 90 organisations and approximately 900 students attending. This fair is an opportunity for private practice firms of solicitors, barristers' chambers, law course providers and public sector legal employers to raise awareness of their organisations, and to promote their recruitment and training opportunities to all undergraduates and postgraduates looking for positions within this sector.

This fair is open to students and members of Oxford University only.


 




The Law Fair, Manchester

Tue 15 Nov 2016

This fair is aimed at any student or graduate wanting to find out about careers or training opportunities in the legal sector. Law and non-Law students are welcome. Over 100 exhibitors attend including law firms, training providers and other legal bodies such as representatives from The Bar and legal aid organisations. There will also be trainees from general practice firms who will be happy to chat with visitors informally. 


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LawCareers.Net

LawCareers.Net is a market-leading resource providing key information and guidance to prospective lawyers (and their advisers). In-depth editorial, a comprehensive directory of over 1,250 employers, a weekly newsletter and practical research tools all explain recent analysis which shows that this is the most popular site among candidates.

This is a paid for advertisement - AGCAS does not endorse this item or other external products or services.




Applying for training contracts: AGR Legal feedback

This is a summary of feedback collated at an AGR Legal meeting in relation to the performance of candidates applying for training contracts. The meeting was attended by over 30 graduate recruiters from a range of commercial law firms including Magic Circle, national and regional commercial firms.


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