Mr. Lughaidh Kerin, and the Career Development Centre at NUIG, have organised an excellent programme of events for the Careers in Law Week 2013. Details of these events have been circulated already. Donncha O’Connell is writing to encourage you to attend as many of these events as you can. It is vitally important that you avail of every opportunity to enable you to compete in what is now an extremely competitive environment for law graduates in Ireland and abroad. The Careers in Law Week is an invaluable opportunity for you to begin to understand the environment in which you will be competing.
Law Firms’ Day tomorrow
Venue: The View
12:00 – 1:45pm: Arthur Cox Mock Group Interviews (lunch provided by Arthur Cox)
Venue: Section B, Bailey Allen Hall
2:00pm: Welcome and Introduction by John Hannon and Donncha O’Connell
2:10pm: Mason Hayes & Curran: How to succeed at FE1s
2:30pm: William Fry: How to succeed at interview
2:50pm: RDJ Glynn: A day in the life of a trainee
3:10pm: Holmes O’Malley Sexton: Which Post Grad/LLM?
3:30pm: A&L Goodbody: How to stand out in your application
3:50pm: Matheson: Career progression in a corporate law firm
4:10pm: Arthur Cox: Preparing to qualify: How to get the most out of your time as a trainee
Venue: Section C, Bailey Allen Hall
4:30pm – 5:30pm: Law Firms Fair and Reception (Sponsored by RDJ Glynn)