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Survive Law

May 7, 2018

Welcome to legal research, the bane of every law student’s life. Legal research takes time. That’s an unfortunate fact. But fear not, my learned friend. This article will give you a sense of direction and purpose so you can nail those legal research assignments.

April 25, 2018

It’s an all too familiar feeling – somehow, that assignment you thought you still had at least a week to do is due in 48 hours. Even though you were told about it months ago, and diligently entered the due date into your calendar with all the good intentions in the world, somehow you just never quite got started on it, and now the situation i...

March 23, 2018

For the charismatic and quick-witted among us, mooting is a chance to let your inner Harvey Spector shine. For the rest of us, mooting is a necessary evil.

Since you can't cure cancer, learn Mandarin and keep a perfect GPA, you might need some insider knowledge to crack the clerkship game. At Survive Law, we're al

March 7, 2017

Writing your first professional email can be daunting. It's a delicate balance between professionalism, politeness and - last but not least...

April 7, 2016

Not all law units have a percentage of your mark set aside for your participation in tutorials (or seminars, as my university likes to call them), but it’s ofte

March 3, 2016

Okay you got me, there’s absolutely no tricks or easy fixes to getting good marks at Law School. Work hard, turn up to lectures…you know the drill. But below...

February 28, 2016

Everyone knows that coming back to law school is about making new friends, starting afresh with your organisation goals and (actually) attending classes this...

October 13, 2015

Whether you are leaving the university nest and flying into the big world of scary jobs or you are looking for a casual pub job to cover textbooks, you will...

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