To be a Lawyer" Taster Programme for Law Study "

To be a Lawyer" Taster Programme for Law Study "

Overview

This programme will give you a glimpse of what it’s like to be a lawyer. You will have a chance to talk to legal professionals and professors and find out about related careers.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the programme, you will:

  • Understand routes to become Lawyers in HK, England and Wales, and the US
  • Understand career opportunities in the law industry
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a barrister/ solicitor

Topics

Day 1: Introduction Session

  • Understand routes to become Lawyers in HK, England and Wales, and the US
  • Understand career opportunities in the law industry
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a barrister/ solicitor

Day 1: Introduction Session

  • Welcome Talk
  • Introduction to the English Legal System – HK, England and Wales
  • Courts Structure

Day 2: Lecture & Optional Activity*

  • Introduction to different types of Law and the EU
  • Routes to practice in HK, England and Wales, and the US
  • Excursion to Justice Centre*

Day 3: Lecture & Interactive Activity

  • Writing Personal Statement
  • Student/Alumni Sharing

Day 4: Lecture & Optional Activity*

  • Introduction to Criminal Law/Criminology
  • Talk from Pantheon Chambers – A day in the life of barrister/ solicitor*

Day 5: Lecture

  • Learn to present like a pro and introduction to mooting
  • Certificate Ceremony

* The tentative schedule is subject to change.

Date & Time

11 – 15 April 2023, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Venue

W Haking Management Development Centre, 14/F Fairmont House, 8 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong

Language

English

Target Participants

Current Form 3 – Form 6 Students

Information at a Glance

Code:

PRCK-47676-2023-1-F

Commencement Date:

Tuition fee

HK$5,200

Medium of Instruction:

English

Mode of Instruction:

Face-to-face
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Enquiry

Course Details

Ms Macy Chan
Phone: 2774 8552
Email: tsw@hkma.org.hkk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: 2774 8500
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

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