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The Future Lawyer Programme

Live Online Ages 12-14 Timezone: GMT+0

Live Online
19th-21st February 2021

Starts at 10.00am

Starts at 10.00am

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Internship Overview

The Future Lawyer Programme takes students aged 12-14 on an immersive exploration through the world of a lawyer. The programme gives you an interactive experience with top lawyers, who will guide you through exciting simulations, including an immersive courtroom battle and an interactive introduction on how to build the skills a top lawyer needs. 

You will also be coached on how to become a top lawyer, with guidance on GCSE choices, extra-curricular activities, work experience and more.

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Internship Highlights

Immersive Law Experiences:

  • Take part in a live courtroom simulation 
  • Perfect your public speaking and gain feedback from experts
  • Observe and influence a lawyer-client interaction
  • Identify loopholes and contradictory interpretations in a single legal document

    Why attend?:

    • An immersive experience of one of the world’s most prestigious careers
    • Meet successful lawyers and ask them questions 
    • Coaching on how to become a top lawyer
    • Valuable work experience even before you turn 16

     

      Programme Fee, Format & Options

      This programme will take place online, delivered LIVE by top professionals, with opportunities for you to interact and ask questions

      £295/student 

      Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.

        For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.

        Timetable

        DAY 1

        DAY 2

        DAY 3

        DAY 1

        10.00amThe World of a Lawyer

        - How law shapes our every day lives
        - The importance of law in an ever-changing world
        - Your commitment to upholding the law

        10.15amLaw in Action

        - Discover corporate, criminal, human rights and family law
        - Identify the key areas of law operating in everyday interactions
        - Experience the intersection between different areas of law

        11.00amYou Become The Lawyer: Identifying Legal Issues

        - Listen to your client’s legal issue in a high-profile divorce case
        - Distil your client’s legal case
        - Provide the best advice possible

        12.00pmLunch Break

        1.00pmYou Become the Laywer: Applying the Law

        - Work through a legal issue with a real lawyer in a criminal case
        - Watch a top Lawyer at work
        - Apply the law to the facts and provide advice

        1.45pmCourtroom Battle

        - Watch and listen as top lawyers take to the courtroom
        - Understand key arguments made
        - You decide the verdict

        2.30pmClose

        *exact programme subject to change without notice.

        DAY 2

        10.00amThe Ultimate Lawyer

        - The Legal mindset: think like a lawyer
        Interactive exercises to coach you on the key skills you need to become a top lawyer:
        - Attention to detail
        - Critical Thinking
        - Communication
        - Advocacy
        - Public Speaking

        10.30amAttention to Detail and Critical Thinking

        - Understand the importance of a sharp mind and a keen eye
        - Analyse a legal document
        - Identify loopholes and contradicting interpretations

        11.45amLunch Break

        12.45pmClient Management and Communication Skills

        - Develop a strong communication style
        - Watch and partake in live lawyer-client interactions
        - Learn how to deal with emotional and distressed clients

        1.30pmAdvocacy and Public Speaking

        - Public speaking coaching by a senior barrister
        - Learn how to become a top advocate
        - Practise expressing compelling arguments

        2.30pmClose

        *exact programme subject to change without notice.

        DAY 3

        10.00amThe Legal Landscape

        -Understand the legal landscape of today
        - A lawyer’s role in the global ecosystem
        - Your journey to becoming a world-class lawyer starting now

        10.15amSolicitors v Barristers

        - Solicitors and barristers: the differences, similarities and changing relationship
        - Identify which path is for you
        - Follow a case as it journeys through the legal system

        11.00amCareer Coaching

        Interactive session dedicated to your journey to becoming a top lawyer. Detailed advice on:
        - GCSE/A-level/degree/university choices
        - Extracurricular activities
        - Work experience options
        - Career path options for lawyers of the future

        12.00pmLunch Break

        1.00pmFeedback and Reflection

        - Put your newfound legal skills to the test
        - Reflect on what you have learnt on the programme
        - Use your legal knowledge to kickstart your career

        1.45pmPanel Q&A

        - Live panel Q&A with top lawyers from a variety of backgrounds
        - All your burning questions answered
        - Receive valuable advice

        2.30pmClose

        *exact programme subject to change without notice.

        Venue & Dates

        Live Online

        19th-21st February 2021

        Live Online:

        19th-21st February 2021

        You can attend this programme via our state-of-the-art, interactive online platform from anywhere in the world. All the content will be delivered in a live, interactive manner and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions of our experienced professionals. All you need is an internet connection; we will send you full details of how to access the programme well in advance.

        Who Can Attend

        The programme is for students aged 12-14 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career and start boosting their university/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.

        You can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”.

        There is no application process. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are highly limited. We expect to be fully-booked several months in advance so advise you to register as soon as possible.

        No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.

        COVID-19

        This programme will be delivered ‘Live Online’, so is not affected at all by any Covid-19 restrictions.

        Testimonials

        We exist to give students a life-changing experience. We are proud to report that we have an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 on Google Reviews. Our Google reviews can be read in full here, and some highlights are below.

        Support

        If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email info@investin.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.

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