This event will have around 90+ organisations attending. These will include c15 Barristers Chambers, 65 solicitors' practices, 8 Law Course Providers, the Government Legal Service and many other organisations.
An event not to be missed whether you are a law or non-law student, and whatever the stage of your legal career planning may be, or your awareness of the legal profession.
We will be running talks during the day at various locations within the Exam Schools. There is no need to book for these but entry will operate on a first come, first served basis.
The Talks Programme:
10.15 – 11.00am Alumni @ the Fair
10.15 – 11.00am Accessing the Legal Profession as a Disabled Student
10.15 – 11.00am Practical Tips for becoming a Trainee Solicitor
11.15 – 12.00pm What kind of Solicitor? Contentious vs Non Contentious Roles – A Solicitor Panel
12.15 – 1.00pm Practical Tips for becoming a Pupil Barrister
12.15 – 1.00pm Areas of Specialisation for Solicitors – A Solicitor Panel
1.15 – 2.00pm Commercial Awareness for Lawyers
Careers advisers will also be on hand throughout the day if you have any questions about your future career. You will also be able to collect copies of the latest legal publications to take away.
The fair booklet will be available one week prior to the fair www.careers.ox.ac.uk/fairs with exhibitors’ details.
Students can see all the details of the fair if they go to the events tab on CareerConnect on www.careers.ox.ac.uk. You can also download our Fairs App! It is called Oxford Careers Fair Plus and it can be downloaded for free from the App Store on iTunes or Google Play.