Graduate Mentoring


About the Program

The Graduate Mentoring Program connects final year law students and recent graduates with Young Lawyers to provide support and guidance through the transition from student into the profession. If you are interested in the 2019-20 Program, please register your interest.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply as a Mentor in the program you must meet the following criteria:

  • Within 2 - 5 years of practice OR
  • Under the age of 36

To be eligible to apply as a Mentee in the program you must meet the following criteria: 

  • You are in your final year of study of an accredited law course, or
  • You are within 12 months of completing your law degree, or
  • You are undertaking your Practical Legal Training (PLT) component, or
  • You are within your first year of employment

Key Dates for the 2018-19 Program

  • 20 August 2018 - Applications open
  • 7 December 2018 - Applications close (unless capacity reached prior)
  • 30 January 2019 - Matching complete & acceptance into program will be sent to Mentees and Mentors
  • 20 February 2019 - Information workshop & Program Launch Cocktail Reception
  • 30 November 2019 - Program Close

Mentor and Mentee Information 

Find out more about the program.

Expression of Interest for the 2019-20 Program

Applications for the 2019 program have now closed. If you are interested in participating in the 2020 program, please register your interest here.