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Survive Law

August 8, 2019

Your first day can be nerve racking, especially if you’ve never had any practical experience within the law, or general administration. Tested through trial and tribulation, here are some tips for interning.

August 1, 2019

You may feel like there are no opportunities out there for you and that no one is willing to take on someone with no ‘real’ legal understanding. Oh how wrong that is.

April 23, 2019

Anjori Mitra is currently studying towards an LLM at Columbia University and prior, worked as a junior barrister in New Zealand for four years. She spoke to Survive Law NZ.

April 17, 2019

With clerkship season looming, Survive Law has put together a quick index to help you plan ahead for what firms you're thinking about applying to.

August 28, 2018

It’s a question we often get asked in interviews - or at least one you should expect: “What are your weaknesses?” “When was a time you failed at something?”

August 20, 2018

Every year students migrate from Auckland, Canterbury, Hamilton and Dunedin to participate in the annual government summer internship. These internships run by government departments are a mean way to broaden your career interests, do some really interesting mahi and beef up your CV.

July 14, 2018

It seems as if everyone around you has a LinkedIn profile, and in your eagerness to get a job, you’re considering getting one too. From one humble law student’s perspective, here’s what to probably expect.

July 5, 2018

Some people like to play it safe - they just want a clerkship, no matter the firm. Others are more picky and have a list of certain firms they want to apply to or certain things they want from a firm. While it’s tempting to cast the net wide, it’s not necessarily the best idea to do so.

May 24, 2018

I’ve applied, interviewed and have been selected: now what? You’ve gone through the gruelling selection process and you’re one of the lucky ones that have made it. Congratulations! Here are some things for you to consider while clerking.

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