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Welcome to Inside City Law! targetjobs is proud to work with RPC on this exclusive networking event, that provides an insight into working in law within the City.

Why should you attend?

  1. Speak directly with trainees and lawyers and learn from their experiences
  2. Gain insider tips from graduate recruiters on how to make your application stand out
  3. Develop those all-important placement application skills
  4. Participate in case studies and receive feedback on your performance

Students will have typically of spent a whole day at RPC’s head office located in London overlooking The Tower of London. This time around we are doing this event virtually! Students will take part in sessions designed to reflect the application process, as well as showcasing their skills and personality. They can hear first-hand about what it is like to work in law within the City and the opportunities that are available to them in this leading firm, through networking sessions with the recruitment team, trainees and lawyers. The day will also include case study sessions where students will work with their peers in groups. These sessions are aimed at helping students to discover the skills that are necessary to work in law and apply to RPC vacation schemes.

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Who can apply?

  • First year law students and second year non-law students who can demonstrate an interest in a career in City law, that are currently studying at university in the UK or Ireland
  • You must be able to demonstrate academic excellence
  • Additional skills gained from extracurricular activities will be viewed favourably.

Programme

11:00

Welcome from targetjobs

11:15

Introduction to the Legal Workplace

11:30

Welcome to RPC and @lifeinalawfirm

12:00

Presentations

13:00

Lunch

13:45

Case study

15:15

Office tour

15:45

Skills sessions

16:45

Event wrap up and networking drinks

18:00

Event end

What else do you need to know

Inside City Law

Monday 7 November

RPC HQ, London