Queensland Law Society
Tuesday 20 March 2018 | 12 - 4pm
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre | Free event

Start your career journey at Queensland Law Society’s Legal Careers Expo 2018!

Speak one-on-one with some of Queensland’s top law firms, chat to industry representatives, and find out about graduate placements and vacation clerkships. Set yourself up for application success at our Resume Rescue and get the real lowdown on practice from senior practitioners and speakers at our innovative and insightful Q&A sessions. This is a not-to-be missed event for students looking to pursue a legal career in Queensland.

Exhibitors

Over 35 employers and exhibitors are ready to take your questions and assist you with your legal career. View the full list of exhibitors to plan your day.


Program

11.30am

Registration

12pm

Expo doors open

12-4pm

Resume Rescue

Bring along your resume and book your appointment for a short one-on-one consultation with a HR professional. See a QLS staff member at the Resume Rescue area inside the Expo room to put your name down as places are strictly limited.

12.45-1.30pm

'Oh the places you'll go!' (Dr Seuss)

This session will open your eyes to the exciting places law can take you. Once you are armed with your degree, all these opportunities you will see.

Panellists:
Peta Perring FAICD, FGIA, Corporate Governance Manager, Ergon Energy
Jane Lye, Senior Executive Lawyer, Attorney-General’s Department
Stephen Page, Partner, Harrington Family Lawyers
Chair:
Dr Rachel Baird, Manager, Learning and Professional Development, Queensland Law Society

2.15-3pm

'Why fit in when you were born to stand out?' (Dr Seuss)

How do you stand out on paper and land an interview? Then how do you make a memorable impression during the interview? Listen to the people in the business as they let you in on what the employers are looking for.

Chair:
Dr Rachel Baird, Manager, Learning and Professional Development, Queensland Law Society

4pm

Expo close



Become an exhibitor

QLS Legal Careers Expo provides your organisation with the perfect forum to engage with over 500 of Queensland’s next generation of legal professionals. Whether you are looking to recruit new staff or for an opportunity to promote your firm or organisation, the expo gives you maximum brand exposure. As a Sponsor or Exhibitor, you will be able to connect with undergraduate law students primarily in their penultimate or final year as well as Practical Legal Training (PLT) and recently graduated students.

Learn more here

Register now     Student membership