Melbourne University Law Students' Society

Corporate Careers Series


Government Careers Series


Expert Panels

Expert Panels are designed to give students an insight into specific commercial law practice areas, and provide an opportunity for students to ask questions of leading practitioners.

Expert Panels begin at 6.30pm, lasting for approximately one hour before concluding with refreshments and a chance to network with firm representatives.

In 2017, the LSS will host four Expert Panels:

- Litigation and Employment Law 

- Mergers, Acquisitions and Capital Finance 

- Construction and Major Projects 

- IP and TMT 


Seasonal Clerkship Seminars

Seasonal Clerkship Seminars are designed to give you a deeper insight into individual firms, and to provide a forum to ask questions about recruitment, clerkship and graduate experiences, international opportunities and key practice areas. Seasonal Clerkship Seminars are also a great opportunity to meet firm representatives.

In 2017, the LSS will host a number of Seasonal Clerkship Seminars for sponsoring firms.


Meet the Profession

The biggest LSS Careers event of the year. Meet the Profession is a great opportunity to meet representatives from leading law firms and speak to them to get a sense of what each firm can offer.

Meet the Profession is an exclusive event for penultimate year students eligible to apply for clerkships in 2017/18.


Beyond Law School Series

Ever wondered what it's like to work in a particular area of law? Beyond Law School is a panel series that runs throughout the year which presents students with unique insights and perspectives into various legal practice areas. Guest speakers usually include professionals who have devoted their careers to pursuing and championing specific causes within that practice area.

Each panel addresses a topical subject matter. In 2017, the topics are:

- Government Careers
- Criminal Law
- Family Law
- Refugee and Immigration Law
- The Bar & Advocacy