In 2016/2017, we launched a brand new bespoke programme for First Year Aspiring Solicitors members. This exciting programme, Aspiring Solicitors First Year Plus (AS 1st Yr +) will take place across the UK and will equip First Year students with the insight and assistance to get ahead with your legal career.
AS 1st Yr + Workshops
Participants in AS 1st Yr + will benefit from Aspiring Solicitors workshops.
AS 1st Yr + Competition
Following the workshop, participants will enter a unique individual 1st Year competition aimed at testing and developing a range of transferable skills and attributes (that law firms expect to see) against other 1st Year students throughout the UK.
AS 1st Yr + Law Firm Events
Following the competition, participants will benefit from a range of interactions with various law firms and legal professionals, again, aimed at developing and enhancing various transferable skills and attributes.
When does it begin/run?
The programme will run from January to April.
How to apply?
To apply for the AS 1st Yr + programme you must:
- Be an Aspiring Solicitors member
- Be a first year student studying an undergraduate degree
- Meet relevant diversity criterion (as this opportunity is designed to assist and develop confidence and Belief in AS members from a range of underrepresented groups) which is outlined on the registration form
- Submit your CV and complete relevant online tests we will provide in due course
Applications for 2017 are now closed. Contact us to register your interest for 2018.