Are you considering a change of career, thinking about making your first step into the legal sector or are you simply interested in finding out what it takes to work at an international law firm?
Discover your potential and join us for a four-part workshop series focussing on the skills, experience and insight that law firms are really looking for.
What is it?
Our Discovery Programme aims to inspire you and provide you with advice, tips and core skills as well as outlining how you can best develop them.
The four-part Discovery Programme will enable you to gain a deeper insight into working at AG in both our Transaction Services Team (TST) and our Innovation and Legal Technology team (ILT). You will hear first-hand how our paralegals and technologists work in combination with our lawyers to provide clients with the smartest, fastest and best solution to their challenges, as well as the wide-range of career pathways that are available.
Session 1: Wednesday 4th May
Session 2: Wednesday 11th May
Session 3: Wednesday 18th May
Session 4: Wednesday 25th May
All sessions will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.Email to register
Programme details, at a glance
- Who are the TST and ILT?
At Addleshaw Goddard we are more than just exceptional lawyers. We attract smart and energetic people who are committed to our clients' success and believe in team-work and professionalism combined with a personal touch.
Business innovation offers new possibilities for how legal services are delivered. At AG, our Transaction Services Team and Innovation and Legal Technology teams exist to deliver more and better through embracing and developing new ways of working. Both teams work to deliver the needs of our clients in a changing world, and have played important roles in many of AG's largest client assignments.
- What does the Discovery programme cover?
During the four-part series, you will gain:
- insight into the TST and ILT
- training and guidance to develop the practical skills that would help you to flourish in our teams
- insight into the recruitment process and how to prepare for applications and interviews for paralegal and legal technologist roles
- insight into the roles within TST and ILT through networking sessions with our teams. You'll hear from a range of professionals who work with us about their journey and experience.
At Addleshaw Goddard, we recognise the importance of nurturing an inclusive culture to help us attract, retain and enable our people to be the best we can be. We are committed to ensuring that opportunities exist for all and actively encourage applicants for our Discovery programme from diverse backgrounds and communities, particularly those from underrepresented demographics. Please let us know if you need us to make any reasonable adjustments to enable you to participate in the programme.
- Find out more
At AG we are passionate about providing new routes into the legal profession, devising innovative career paths and giving the legal professionals and lawyers of tomorrow insights into the working world of an international law firm. We attract smart and energetic people who are committed to our clients' success and believe in team-work and professionalism combined with a personal touch.
Our Transaction Services Team and Innovation and Legal Technology teams exist to deliver more and better through embracing and developing new ways of working. Both teams work to deliver the needs of our clients in a changing world, and have played important roles in many of AG's largest client assignments. You can read more about the TST here and ILT here.
- Who should apply?
Our Discovery programme is aimed at graduates from any discipline, students year 13 and above or career changers looking to find out more about the legal industry.
Our aim is to inspire you as you start your journey into law. If you're keen to build your knowledge, confidence and network ahead of applying for paralegal or legal technologist roles, our Discovery programme could be what you are looking for.
To experience the full benefit of the series, please only sign up if you are available to attend all sessions. There are limited spaces on the programme and we will allocate places on a first come, first serve basis. We will however, have a waiting list for future programmes.