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AS Social Mobility Event with Bristows

  • Date: 8th November 2018
  • Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Register your interest to attend!

Aspiring Solicitors is excited to open registrations of interest for a unique event focused on increasing awareness, understanding and confidence for aspiring solicitors from low income families, state school comprehensives and first generation of families to attend university- The AS Social Mobility Event 2018!

The second AS Social Mobility event will be hosted by Bristows but will also include participation from a range of law firms and lawyers from a cross section of private practice and in-house legal teams.

The agenda  below is packed full of useful, targeted and inspiring information/advice.

  • 14:00 – Student Arrival and Registration
    14:15 – Introductory Speeches from Bristows and Aspiring Solicitors
    14:30 – Social Mobility in the Application Process and In Practice
    15:30 – Importance of Personal Branding
    16:00 – Bristows Internal Diversity Committee Presentation
    16:15 – Break
    16:30 – Senior Panel Session
    17:15 – Inspirational Stories
    17:45 – Closing Speech
    18:00 – Networking and Canapes

Eligibility

To apply for this event you must:

  • be an Aspiring Solicitors member;
  • be in any year of study at undergraduate or post graduate education or be a graduate from university;
  • be available to attend the entire event on 8 November 2pm-7pm;
  • not have previously attended an event with the firm (whether with Aspiring Solicitors, another organisation, or independently);
  • want to pursue a legal career at an international commercial law firm; and
  • be on track to secure or have secured at least a 2:1 degree qualification.
  • Please note all AS events are for those who are from a group underrepresented in the legal profession and this event focuses on those who are from at least two of the following groups:
  • – low income family
  • – educated in a state school comprehensive (or in receipt of a scholarship to attend a fee paying school)
  • – first generation of your family to attend university

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.


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