Careers
  1. Becoming a lawyer
  2. Career support
  3. Mooting
  4. Pro Bono
  5. Free Representation Unit
    1. Career advice
    2. Support for aspiring solicitors
    3. Support for aspiring barristers
    4. Training Contract Advisory Service (TCAS)
    5. Pupillage Advisory Service (PAS)
    6. Career links
Careers

Career support

At City you will be provided with one-to-one careers support and guidance. The School has an onsite Career & Development Centre and you will also be able to access the University's Centre for Career Skills & Development. Both centres provide services including: career workshops and presentations; CV and job application advice; mock interviews, vacancy information and much more.

Career Advice

At City you will be provided with one-to-one careers support and guidance. The School has an onsite Career & Development Centre and you will also be able to access the University's Centre for Career Skills & Development. Both centres provide services including: career workshops and presentations; CV and job application advice; mock interviews, vacancy information and much more.

Support for Aspiring Solicitors

Aspiring solicitors on all of our courses are offered dedicated careers advice and events. We help you to make job applications, develop your CV and learn how to focus your covering letter to firms. Legal Practice Course students can access our Training Contracts and Advisory Service, which helps students to look for employment or voluntary work in the area of law and ultimately gain a training contract.

Support for Aspiring Barristers

We offer all of our aspiring barristers support with applying for mini pupillages and pupillages. We help you to decide what the best chamber is for you and assist you with developing your CV. We hold 20 chambers evenings each year where you can gain unrivalled access to individual sets of chambers.

Pupillage Advisory Service (PAS)

BPTC students can access our Pupillage Advisory Service (PAS), which gives students dedicated advice on applying for pupillage. PAS regularly holds talks and workshops to help you with your pupillage applications and interview preparation. The service keeps you up to date with the latest developments from within the profession and gives you an insight into what life is really like when undertaking pupillage.