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Survive Law

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.

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.

May 30, 2016

One of the initiatives that came out of the Budget 2016-17 was the Prepare-Trial-Hire (PaTH) Programme, designed to help young job-seekers move off welfare and

March 30, 2016

Holly spent her summer as an intern in the Equality Branch of the Department of Premier and Cabinet in the Victorian Government. Here she is to tell us all...

September 3, 2015

I am in the enviable position of having left my part-time, low wage job in retail for part-time work at the community legal centre where I interned...

August 10, 2015

Canberra. The name that automatically dredges up memories of visiting Parliament House and the War Memorial on primary school excursions. A place that immediately conjures vivid imagery of fireworks, Lake Burley Griffin and inescapable roundabouts.

But Canberra is also home to the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander S...

June 17, 2015

The only thing between you and a clerkship is several information sessions/ careers fairs/ networking events, hours of research and painstaking application preparation, and (hopefully) a few interviews. Let’s get started!

Pre-Clerkship Events

The start of clerkship season is filled with opportunities to learn about prospective employers and the...

August 4, 2014

The concept of forsaking your entire winter holiday to undertake an unpaid work experience placement might not seem particularly appealing, especially if you’re

June 24, 2014

I’m four years into my law and criminology degrees and I’ll be honest, I still don’t really know where I want to go. My university has a unit that allows you to

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