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Want To Be Sure You're Right For The Law?

For non-law undergraduates and law undergraduates who are undecided as to whether the legal profession is for them. Presented by a qualified barrister and a qualified solicitor, you will leave this interactive webinar with a better idea of whether a legal career is for you, and if so, whether you are better suited to becoming a solicitor or a barrister.

Date: 21st October 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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How to demonstrate your commercial awareness

A workshop which shows how to gain a better understanding of commercial fact patterns, followed by an assessment-centre style activity in which you will test your commercial awareness.

Date: October 25th & 18th November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Virtual Open Evening: SQE Courses

This online session provides an opportunity to speak with tutors about studying one of our brand new Solicitor Qualifying Examination (SQE) courses at BPP University Law School.

Date: 26th October & 23rd November & December 15th 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

Register now For October 26th
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BPP Regional Law Fair

BPP’s Regional Law Fair is for students and candidates who aspire to secure a Vacation Scheme, Open day, Training Contract, Qualifying Work Experience or other opportunities with a regional, city or local law firm outside of London. These include those in the North of England, Midlands, South West, East and South East of England.

Date: 27th October 2021

Time: 14:00 – 17:00

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What Type Of Barrister Do You Want To Be?

This webinar will focus on several of the career-related issues which law (and non-law) students experience during their undergraduate degrees. There will be a panel of barristers presenting, each of whom have experience of different practice areas at the Bar. They will outline their journey into practice and will explain what day-to-day life is like in that practice area.

Date: 27th October 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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Negotiation Workshop

In this interactive workshop you’ll learn about the best negotiation techniques and have the opportunity to practice and develop your skills.

Date: 28th October 2021

Time: 16:00 – 17:00

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What type of solicitor do you want to be?

Hear from a panel of solicitors outlining their journey into practice and explaining what day-to-day life is like to help you understand:

• Whether you are suited to being a solicitor.
• The skills you need for particular practice areas.
• Which practice areas you are suited to.
• Which firms to apply to for training contracts.

Date: 1st November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Virtual Open Evening: Barrister Training Course (BTC)

This online session provides an opportunity to speak with tutors about studying our Barrister Training Course (BTC) and LLM Legal Practice (Bar) at BPP University Law School.

Date: 2nd November & 30th November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Client Interviewing Skills

Get ahead with this highly interactive i-Opening webinar. Learn some of the basic skills, which may come in handy at an assessment centre or pupillage committee interview if you’re ever asked to undertake a role play with a client. And for those students who wish to volunteer, you will also be given the opportunity to practise what you learn in a role play we have prepared especially for you.

Date: 3rd November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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LPC v SQE? Which pathway is best for me?

The route to qualification as a solicitor is changing with the introduction of the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE).

By attending this session, you will get answers to your questions and clear advice from leading legal educators on the key factors you need to consider when making your decision.

Date: 8th November & 13th December 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

Register now For November 8th
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Virtual Open Evening: Legal Practice Course (LPC)

This online session provides an opportunity to speak with tutors and existing students about studying the LPC and LLM Legal Practice (Solicitors) at BPP University Law School.

Date: 9th November 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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BPP National Law Fair

Our National Law Fair is for students and candidates who aspire to secure a Vacation Scheme, Open day, Training Contract, Qualifying Work Experience or other opportunities with a global, national, regional, city or local law firm.

Date: 10th November 2021

Time: 14:00 – 17:00

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How to land a pupillage

This interactive workshop contains lots of hints and tips about how to secure pupillage and what you can be doing to maximise your changes of forging a successful career at the Bar – an essential exercise for anyone who will be applying to chambers in the future!

Date: 10th November 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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Trainee In-Tray Workshop

This fully interactive session simulates the tasks you’ll face and offers useful advice on the process of a typical vacation scheme or assessment centre. It will require prioritising a workload of replying to emails, interviewing a witness and conducting legal research.

Date: 15th November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Virtual Open Evening: Law Conversion Course (PGDL)

This online session provides an opportunity to speak with tutors about studying our Law Conversion Course (PGDL) and LLM Law and Legal Practice at BPP University Law School.

Date: 16th November & 14th December 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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BPP National Pupillage Fair

At BPP’s National Pupillage Fair you will have the opportunity to engage and network with a wide range of chambers, pupils and practising barristers to discover what a career as a barrister is like and ask any questions you might have.

Date: 17th November 2021

Time: 14:00 – 17:00

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Advocacy Taster Workshop

A highly interactive session during which you will spot examples of good, bad and indifferent advocacy. A great opportunity to observe our collaborative approach to teaching this crucial core skill for future barristers. The same approach is used in our Barrister Training Course (BTC).

Date: 22nd November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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What the heck is legal tech?

In this session, experienced legal technologists will discuss these issues at ‘entry level’ for a law student audience, showing examples of machine learning technology, as well as other popular uses of artificial intelligence (AI) and legal tech in law firms.

Date: 24th November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Beyond the Law Firm: alternative legal careers

This webinar is an interactive Q&A panel event, which will provide a detailed overview at the wide variety of roles outside private practice for qualified lawyers. Hear from in-house lawyers, those who work in the public sector, as well as those working in so-called alternative business structure (often referred to as ‘ABSs’).

Date: 29th November 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Law Conversion Taster Workshop

This hour-long taster session is for non-law students to sample an interactive teaching session on criminal law. Start to learn and apply critical legal principles to real-life scenarios taken from legal practice.

Date: 1st December 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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How to fund my legal training and scholarships at BPP

The route to qualification as a solicitor is changing with the introduction of the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE).

By attending this session, you will get answers to your questions and clear advice from leading legal educators on the key factors you need to consider when making your decision.

Date: 6th December 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Virtual Open Evening: Legal Practice Course (LPC)

This online session provides an opportunity to speak with tutors and existing students about studying the LPC and LLM Legal Practice (Solicitors) at BPP University Law School.

Date: 7th December 2021

Time: 17:00 – 18:00

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Alibi Busting Workshop

This workshop allows students to design a strategy to compromise the alibi of a defendant and as council, cross-examine with questions which are suggested by the student audience until the alibi is busted. You should leave the workshop will a real sense of achievement!

Date: 8th December 2021

Time: 18:00 – 19:00

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