Get a head start on your law career

We’re offering customized programs created for law students in BC. These programs showcase what students can expect after law school and how to navigate early-career circumstances they may face.

 

Practice in Rural BC

Discover the rewards and challenges of a legal career outside a large urban centre. During this webinar, students gain an understanding on what's involved in setting up your own practice and what it's like to work in firms based in rural locations, from Ucluelet to Kelowna to Prince George.

Mon, Jan 30 | 12:30pm | Register →

 

Considering a Career in Criminal Law?

Have you considered becoming a criminal lawyer, or wondered how closely Better Call Saul and The Lincoln Lawyer resemble real practice?

TRU Law and Allard Law students are invited to this in-person lunch-and-learn, where speakers share their career paths to criminal law, how to secure an articling position in this practice area, and tips on building your network. Plus, we’ll feed you lunch!

TRU Tue, Feb 14 | 1:00pm | Register →

UBC Wed, Mar 1 | 12:30pm | Register →

 

Considering a Career in Aboriginal Law?

A career in Aboriginal law is an opportunity to work with Indigenous peoples, communities, First Nations, and industry on matters that intersect with issues at the federal and provincial levels including self-government, land claims, treaty rights and business or economic development.

UVic Law students are invited to this in-person lunch-and-learn session where they speakers share their career paths to Aboriginal law, how to secure an articling position in this practice area, and tips on building your network. Plus, we’ll feed you lunch!

UVic Tue, Feb 28 | 12:30pm | Register →

 

Becoming an Invaluable Articling Student

For most students, taking the next big step from law student to articling student can be daunting. In this session, students learn tips and tricks to get ahead in the workplace, maximize their articling experience, and start their legal career on the right path.

TRU Thu, Mar 16 | 1:00pm | Register →

UBC & Uvic Mon, Mar 20 | 12:30pm | Register →