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Use limited time code SUMMER15 at checkout for 15% off any Summer Experience

Use limited time code SUMMER15 at checkout for 15% off any Summer Experience

The Young Lawyer Summer Experience

InvestIN Education
InvestIN Education

The Young Lawyer Summer Experience


You can get 15% off if you book this month by using the code Summer15 at checkout.


The Young Lawyer Summer Experience gives students aged 15-18 a fully-immersive experience of working as a lawyer in London.

Over the course of 15 days, students aged 15-18 will have some of the most exclusive experiences of law that one can imagine: argue a human rights case in London's Supreme Court; and work with corporate lawyers in City of London skyscraper.  

Join us for a life-changing experience that will set you up for a future as a successful lawyer.

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Immersive Legal Experiences:

  • Argue a human rights case in London’s Supreme Court
  • Represent your client in a live murder trial: conduct opening and closing speeches, cross-examine witnesses and examine forensic evidence
  • Experience corporate law through an interactive session with commercial lawyers on the top floor of one of a London's skyscraper
  • Powerful public speaking coaching by expert barristers
  • Stand up for the public in a national enquiry 
  • Represent a nation in an international treaty negotiation and fight for treaty terms most favourable to your client

Meet Senior Lawyers: 

  • Be coached through the immersive experiences with lawyers from world-renowned firms specialising in criminal, corporate, human rights, family, international law and more
  • Private networking sessions with these professionals, who can become vital connections for your future career

 Career Coaching:

  • Receive training on how to land the most desirable jobs in law
  • Advice on subject choices, university selection, work experience, extra-curricular activities and more
  • World-class professional development training: dedicated coaching on all the soft skills you need to become a top lawyer: leadership, teamwork, communication, time management, public speaking, negotiation and more  

Competitive Advantage In Your University Applications:

  • Attending the Summer experience demonstrates that you have gained skills, which are highly-valued by top universities
  • Complete the assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your university application.

World-Class Universities And World-Class People:

  • Experience life at one of the best universities on the planet: University College London (UCL).
  • Meet talented and ambitious students from around the world who fly in for the Summer Experience, creating an invaluable lifetime network.

Design Your Own Summer Experience:

  • Select your preferred length of experience. You can choose to attend for:

      1. days 1-15 (the full experience); or

      2. days 1-10 only; or

      3. days 1-5 only

  • Accommodation, meals, guardianship and airport pick-up are available if required and can be added at checkout

Immersive Experiences Days 1-5

The Murder Trial

-Over the course of two days, you will enter the world of criminal law by following a simulated trial from the moment of arrest through to verdict
-You will represent either prosecution or defence and act as a lawyer in the proceedings
-Review initial police disclosures, discuss interview strategy, and represent the police or the defendants during the live police interview
-Act out an application for bail
-Make closing and opening court speeches
-Cross-examine witnesses
-Feedback from real criminal lawyers

Corporate Law

-Step into the shoes of a corporate lawyer on the top floor of a London skyscraper
-Learn from top corporate lawyers and understand the skills you need
-Corporate law simulation: enter a legal negotiation on behalf of an international company wanting to acquire another
-Receive live feedback from expert corporate lawyers on your negotiation approach

Family Law

-Analyse a high-profile divorce case and decide the correct legal advice
-Serve as the family lawyer representing the clients at trial
-Read and interpret expert witness statements and forensic evidence
-Defend your client’s wishes and try to get the best outcome for them
-Receive live feedback from family lawyers on your performance

You can get 15% off if you book this month by using the code Summer15 at checkout.

The Summer Experience is for students aged 15-18 and you do not require any prior knowledge.

  • There are 3 start dates you can choose from:
  1.  7th July 2023
  2.  28th July 2023
  3.  18th August 2023
  • You can choose to start on any of these dates, and select to attend for either days 1-5, days 1-10 or days 1-15.
  • We provide accommodation at University of London halls of residence. You can add this at checkout if you wish to.
  • Listed on the table below is a breakdown of the pricing options and what is included.

Click “Register Now” to book your place. Alternatively, if you wish to pay by instalments please email us at with the following information and we shall send you an invoice for a 50% deposit: student’s name; date and length of summer experience; whether you want accommodation or not.

London 5-Day London 10-Day London 15-Day
Length Days 1-5 Days 1-10 Days 1-15
Immersive murder trial experience: cross-examine witnesses; analyse forensic evidence; perform opening and closing speeches. Experience corporate and family law.
Argue a case in the Supreme Court. Discover human rights law at Amnesty International. Negotiate an international law treaty. Public speaking coaching by barristers.
Private networking session with top lawyers
World-class professional development training: 5 days of coaching on all the skills you need to become a top lawyer
Summer Experience fee £1475 £2850 £3950
Optional fee for University of London accommodation (private single rooms) with all meals and guardianship included Available for an additional
Available for an additional
Available for an additional
Optional fee for London airport pick-up and drop-off (each way) Available for an additional
Available for an additional
Available for an additional
Alternative a 7 day ‘Live Online’ version of the Summer Experience (7 days for £795)

Choose a location below:

In Person

7th July 2023

28th July 2023 

18th August 2023

The programme is based at UCL and the surrounding University of London campus. Certain days take place in other key industry locations in London.

Accommodation Location

Students who choose accommodation will reside in University of London halls of residence. We occupy 3 different halls close-by to each other (listed below). The vast majority of students will be placed in Garden Halls

Garden Halls, London, WC1H 9EN,

College Hall, London, WC1E 7HZ

International Hall, London, WC1N 1AS

Download Digital Brochure - Garden Halls >>

Download Digital Brochure - College Hall >>

Download Digital Brochure - International Hall >>

As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost.



In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will receive a refund. We have never yet had to cancel a London summer experience, having successfully delivered programmes during the summers of 2020 and 2021, with strict social distancing and excellent feedback. We shall of course adhere to all Covid-related government guidelines in place at the time of the programme and keep student safety as the highest priority.

If you pay via credit because you postponed a previous booking then the credit note will be reissued to you in full.



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 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.