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Legal Cheek Event

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have fast risen to the top of the board agenda for global law firms.

We are partnering with Legal Cheek for a virtual student event on ESG. There’ll be an interactive panel discussion about key ESG themes to help students build their commercial awareness and understanding of the topic, followed by a Q&A led by students’ questions.

You'll hear from lawyers from across our ESG board, spanning a wide range of practice areas and sectors, talking about how a new focus on the environment, social considerations and governance is driving change across businesses.

The panel will explore how this has created a demand for different types of legal advice in helping clients to navigate the fast-changing landscape of international and regional policies and regulations, frameworks and mechanisms as they relate to all aspects of ESG. Looking ahead, the opportunities for aspiring lawyers to be involved in ESG work is evolving and the panel will discuss this in more detail.

After the panel discussion there will be virtual networking, with opportunities to engage in video and live chats with the speakers, the Clifford Chance graduate recruitment team and trainees, as well as lawyers from the firm’s affinity networks.

Date: 8 September 2021
Time: 4-6pm

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ACCEPT

ACCEPT is our groundbreaking one-day conference that provides an opportunity for LGBT+ students interested in a career in law, to hear from senior role models and understand how your sexuality can complement your career. Hear from past ACCEPT attendees about why they think its important to be part of this inspiring student conference.

Date: 24 November 2021
Time: 09:30am-2:30pm
Applications open: 2 August 2021
Applications close: 
10th November 2021
Selection process: Online application form only

We particularly welcome applications from those who represent the wider diversity of genders, ethnicities and sexualities.

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INTERFACE

INTERFACE is our flagship event for students studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) degrees. This event will provide an opportunity to understand the ways in which a STEM degree can lay the foundations for a successful career as a lawyer, feature key notes speeches from two leading thinkers on matters of AI, data, and privacy, and give you an insight into our IGNITE Training Contract. Through a varied line-up of sessions, attendees can hear from:

  • Clifford Chance lawyers with STEM degrees, on why they decided to become lawyer
  • Graduate recruitment and trainees on how to secure a Training Contract as a STEM student
  • Influential, high-profile speakers who are thought leaders in the STEM space

Date: 25 November 2021
Time: 9:30am – 2.30pm
Registration open: 2 August 2021
Selection process: Open to all with a specific focus on STEM students 

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Clifford Chance Live

Open to everyone, we have grouped our virtual, live events into a series structure, each carefully designed to provide you with meaningful development opportunities . So whether it is getting to know more about our work and practice areas through our 'Insight series' or receiving support on how to put together a great application through our 'Skills Session series', there is wealth of content available that will be essential to anyone thinking of taking the next steps towards a career with us.

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In case you missed it.....

All of our main events from the last season are accessible via our On Demand platform so you can go back and catch-up on events that have passed that contain really valuable content. We will be updating On Demand as we progress through our events this season so you can pause, rewind and re-watch sessions that you have already attended or catch-up on the ones that you were not able to make. 

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