Expert Panel: IP, Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Expert Panel: IP, Technology, Media & Telecommunications

On Tuesday 28 April, the MULSS Careers team are holding the final Expert Panel of 2020. The featured topic this week is Intellectual Property, Technology, Media and Telecommunications law. The night will consist of a panel discussion where representatives will discuss their experiences in their practice area, followed by a Q&A session. You will have the chance to meet speakers and firm representatives afterwards, facilitated through the Zoom platform. We hope to see you all there! Link to the Facebook Event:https://www.facebook.com/events/262708981565298/Link to MULSS Careers Page:https://www.facebook.com/groups/1371039362940393/
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Corrs Chambers Westgarth Clerkship Seminar

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Clerkship Seminar

The MULSS Seasonal Clerkship Seminars are a lunchtime series where firms will come and talk about their respective clerkship programs, firm culture and other useful insights about undertaking a clerkship in a private practice firm. These seminars provide an excellent opportunity to get a feel for what different firms are looking for and a chance to have your questions answered. This seminar will feature Corrs Chambers Westgarth! So come along and hear what Corrs has to offer! Link to the Facebook Event:https://www.facebook.com/events/248733662838882/Link to MULSS Careers Page:https://www.facebook.com/groups/1371039362940393/
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Clerkship Information Session

Clerkship Information Session

Clerkships don’t stop for COVID19 (we think). Welcome all ye who contemplate clerkships. For all those who are equally excited and perturbed by the prospect of clerking, pls virtually attend our info session which will cover all the basics including: The application process - how to thrive and survive Why even do one ?!What is psychometric testing? Networking?! The session will be run via zoom, via the following link: https://unimelb.zoom.us/j/300947027Our guest speakers and their relevant experience (soz for the pidgeonholing, you are all multi-faceted and can comment on many areas of legal clerking):Sarah Watling (our commercial gal) - Herbert Smith Freehills, Ashurst and Gilbert + TobinWendy Li (our international student/commercial gal) - Herbert Smith FreehillsAmber Withers (our govt gal) - VGSO (as well as Herbert Smith Freehills and Allens)Britt Baker (our plaintiff gal) - Maurice Blackburn (as…
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First Year Survival Panel

First Year Survival Panel

Have you ever wanted to ask another student a question at law school, but were too shy to ask? Law school can be a whole mess of confusion, especially in first year: from making notes, how to prep for exams, to how to manage a good life-law balance and taking care of yourself along the way. With the added mix of online learning, this can be overwhelming. After the much-needed mid semester break, join the Equity and Social Justice Portfolio and our panel of second, third and fourth year students on Zoom on 20 April to hear tips, tricks and advice from your experienced peers. Take this opportunity to ask any and all questions you might have!
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Expert Panel: Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Expert Panel: Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

On Tuesday 7 April, the MULSS Careers team are holding the second of our four Expert Panels. The featured topic this week is Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution. The night will consist of a panel discussion where representatives will discuss their experiences in their practice area, followed by a Q&A session. You will have the chance to meet speakers and firm representatives afterwards, facilitated through the Zoom platform. Date: Tuesday 7 April 2020Location: MULSS Careers PageTime: 6:30 - 7:30pm (with informal networking to follow) Details of the representatives attending from each firm will be posted on this event page closer to the date. Link to MULSS Careers Page:https://www.facebook.com/groups/1371039362940393/
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Arnold Bloch Leibler Clerkship Seminar

Arnold Bloch Leibler Clerkship Seminar

The MULSS Seasonal Clerkship Seminars are a lunchtime series where firms will come to MLS to talk about their respective clerkship programs, firm culture and other useful insights about undertaking a clerkship in a private practice firm. These seminars provide an excellent opportunity to get a feel for what different firms are looking for and a chance to have your questions answered. Our first seminar of the series will feature Arnold Bloch Leibler! So come along and hear what ABL has to offer!
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Expert Panel: Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets

Expert Panel: Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets

On Tuesday 31 March, the MULSS Careers team are holding the first of our four Expert Panels. The featured topic this week is Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) and Capital Markets. The night will consist of a panel discussion where representatives will discuss their experiences in their practice area, followed by a Q&A session. You will have the chance to meet speakers and firm representatives afterwards, while also enjoying some wine and food!
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Corporate and Public Sector Networking Evening

Corporate and Public Sector Networking Evening

Are you interested in a career in the corporate or public sector? Are you not sure what this entails? The Corporate and Public Sector Networking Night is designed to highlight the breadth of career paths available law students across the corporate and public sectors. This will be an opportunity for students to meet representatives from a range of different firms, to learn about graduate programs and internships, and to gain an understanding of how their law degree can be adapted for a successful career. Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm in the level 1 foyer.
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Government Careers Panel

Government Careers Panel

On Tuesday 17 March, the MULSS Careers team will be holding the Government Careers Panel.The panel presents an excellent opportunity to learn about legal careers outside of the corporate and commercial law spheres and to better understand the varied forms of work that the government sector offers. For students applying for summer programs or graduate roles, it is also an opportunity to gain important insights into Government Departments and Offices.This year's panel will include representatives from the Commonwealth Treasury, the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission and the Victorian Ombudsman.After the panel, there will also be an opportunity for networking with panellists and representatives (with wine and cheese of course).
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MULSS Presents: Bottomless Brunch

MULSS Presents: Bottomless Brunch

The MULSS is delighted to invite Third Years, Fourths Years and Fifth Years to attend the inaugural 3rd+ Year Bottomless Brunch on Saturday 21 March from 12:00pm-2:30pm at The Emerson. Join your friends, future colleagues and that one person you met in LMR, but haven’t really seen since at this special event for final year cohorts. Provided on the day will be a delightful assortment of endless food and beverages, accompanied by a DJ to provide those perfect brunch vibes. DRESS CODE: Brunch attire. TICKETS:LSS Members - $35Non-Drinking - $25Non-LSS Members - $40 Limited tickets are available, and will go on sale Tuesday March 3rd at 1pm. You can buy tickets in groups of 6, 5 or individually! This event is an opportunity to bring our cohorts together and celebrate…
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