Why Every Law Student should do Pro Bono

In recognition of National Pro Bono week (November 6th – 11th 2017), I’ve collaborated with a few of my coursemates on the GDL to talk about our experiences doing Pro Bono alongside the GDL and why we feel every Law student should take up the mantle and involve themselves in Pro Bono work. For more on […]

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Becoming a Lawyer 101: Essentials for Aspiring Barristers

Aspiring to become a barrister means navigating a tricky web of applications, work experience requirements, scholarship deadlines, extra qualifications and more. In all honesty, the process can be a bit overwhelming. Having learned everything I know about the Bar from independent research, I’ve complied a handy list of essential websites and resources for aspiring barristers. […]

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Don’t let a lack of legal experience hold you back!

Don’t forget to expose yourself to legal environments and gain relevant experience as you prepare for a career in law. Experience Counts. Like any other job, experience is essential for aspiring lawyers. It is also essential to build a catalogue of relevant activities and experiences that have given you legal exposure. I was well advised […]

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