Legal skills 101 workshops: broaden your legal and professional skills

This semester, La Trobe Law School will be hosting its Legal Skills 101 Workshops in collaboration with the La Trobe Law Students Association. Make sure to attend these sessions, as they can be an enormous aid in sharpening the skills… Continue Reading

Bouncing Back: 3 Key Tips to Understand and use Feedback to your Advantage

On 12 May 2016, La Trobe Law School ran the fourth 101 Law Skills Workshop of 2016. Organised throughout the semester, these workshops aim to sharpen your legal and professional skills and provide you with some handy tips for your… Continue Reading

Chief Justice Robert French Opens La Trobe Law School Moot Court

On Friday 27 May 2016, the La Trobe Law School warmly welcomed the current Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, his Honour Chief Justice Robert French AC, to open the law school’s new Moot Court. The Moot Court… Continue Reading

How to Craft your Personal Brand on- and offline: 5 Key Tips from Career Expert Kris Young

Kris Young careers

On Wednesday 27 April 2016, the La Trobe Law School welcomed Kris Young to present a workshop on social media and networking. We’ve summarised her top 5 tips to help you navigate through the social media and networking minefield: 1.… Continue Reading

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Career Expert Kris Young’s Top Tips for Perfecting your Resume and Cover Letter

Kris Young careers

On Tuesday 19 April 2016, the La Trobe Law School welcomed Kris Young to present a workshop on taking your cover letters and resumes to the next level. We have summarised her top 5 tips to turn an average resume… Continue Reading

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Cover Letter & Resumes: sharpen your skills with Kris Young

Kris Young careers

Workshop 1: Cover Letter & Resumes Cover letters are meant to convey your personality, enthusiasm and professional strengths. Successful resumes are visually powerful and contain the most relevant content to showcase your skills and experience for the specific job. The… Continue Reading