2019 Sydney Law

Careers Fair

Friday 29 March 2019

Online Registrations for the 2019 Sydney Law Careers Fair have now closed.


- Is your head spinning from all the options, pathways and employment opportunities facing you in your final few years of study?
- Are you starting to think about applying for clerkships or graduate programs?
- Just want some advice and guidance as you transition from study to the first few years of your career in law?

Don't miss the Sydney Law Careers Fair, which will be held on 29 March 2019 at the International Convention Centre Sydney.

The Sydney Law Careers Fair is open to all law students and newly admitted practitioners across NSW and the ACT and is completely free to attend.

Get the inside scoop on clerkship and graduate programs and all the tips and guidance you'll need for your future career. Meet and speak with representatives from Australia’s leading law firms, government departments and educational institutions such as:

Allens, ANU School of Legal Practice, Ashurst, Baker McKenzie, Barry.Nilsson., Bartier Perry, Bird & Bird, Clayton Utz, Clifford Chance, Colin Biggers & Paisley, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, DLA Piper, Gilbert + Tobin, Hall & Wilcox, Hogan Lovells, Johnson Winter & Slattery, Jones Day, K&L Gates, King & Wood Mallesons, KPMG, Lander & Rogers, Legal Aid NSW, LegalVitae, legalsuper, Macpherson Kelley, Maddocks, McCabe Curwood, Mills Oakley, MinterEllison, Norton Rose Fulbright, NSW Crown Solicitor's Office, NSW Young Lawyers, Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Salvos Legal, Sparke Helmore Lawyers, Squire Patton Boggs The College of Law, Thomson Geer, Wotton+Kearney

Join us for our series of complimentary presentations running throughout the fair which are tailored to answer your questions and to offer career advice, explore first hand experiences and assist with developing some of the skills that will assist with the transition from study into legal practice.

Presentation Schedule

11:30am - CV and Interview Tips and Tricks from Industry Experts
Presented by DGP Legal

12:15pm - Reaching the Bar: How (and Why) I Became a Barrister
Presented by: David Edney, 6 St James Hall, David Turner, Assured Legal & Anthony Strik, Elizabeth Street Chambers

1:45pm - Survive and Thrive – What I Wish I’d Known in my First Year of Practice
Presented by NSW Young Lawyers

2:30pm - Legal Careers Pathways
Presented by Marsden Legal Group

Places are strictly limited, so do make sure you get to the presentation assembly early - it's first in, first served!
For the first time, Marsden Legal Group will also be conducting one-on-one career consultations throughout the fair for you to speak further about your career goals and options to ensure that you're on the right path to your future career!

Date: 29 March, 2019
Location: International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Drive, Darling Harbour, Sydney

For more information on the Sydney Law Careers Fair please contact us on info@legalvitae.com.au or give us a call on 02 9926 0222