The LSS Careers team works hard all year round to create events, initiatives and workshops to assist law students to gain the skills and information required to reach their full careers potential. Be it in a firm, a government department or an NGO, in Australia or overseas! We are always eager to hear any ideas you have about how we can best serve you as law students and members of the legal community.
ANU Law Careers Fair hosted with ANU Careers: Athenaeum Room, Llewellyn Hall, 7 March 2018
King & Wood Mallesons Careers Guide: Published online and in hard copy, 7 March 2018
Clerkship Information Evening: John Curtin School of Medical Research, 8 May 2018
Ashurst Clerkship Guide: Published online and in hard copy, 8 May 2018
Firm Visits: TBA
MinterEllison CV and Cover Letter Workshop: TBA
MinterEllison Interview Skills Workshop: TBA
MinterEllison Talent Pathway Program: TBA
SJ Careers Evening: Term 4 TBA
If you are looking to gain experience please refer to sites such as ANU Careers Hub, the ANU LSS Facebook page, Seek, Ethical Jobs, Beyond Law and Social Justice Opportunities. The aim of LSS Careers is to provide all ANU law students with an integrated outlook on the diverse range of careers opportunities that are available to you, empowering you to believe that you truly can take your law degree anywhere. We hope that the 2018 Careers Portfolio will provide you with the necessary skills and information to kick start your pursuit of your chosen career.
If you have any careers-related enquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or drop into the LSS office on Mondays on even university weeks (i.e. Week 2, 4, 6, 8 etc) to chat with our Vice President (Careers) Rocky Lagudi.
For more ideas about where your law degree might take you, we also encourage you to take a look at GradAustralia’s Law Guide, which highlights the variety of career pathways available to you and delves into the unique facets of each industry. For honest insights from current practitioners and helpful advice on how to get your foot in the door, swing past the LSS Office during our consultation hours to pick up a free copy of the guide.