Law mentoring & work experience with legal professionals through BVL
Updated: Sep 4
Big Voice London (BVL) offer great law programmes aimed at Year 12 & 13 students studying A levels at schools and colleges in London. BVL provide selected students with real insights into law, the chance to give presentations and meet legal professionals. They currently have 3 excellent Law mentoring and work experience projects which have recruitment deadlines in September!
The projects are all listed below -
Model Law Commission
3 months law mentoring project September to January - students discuss/debate ideas for law reform in groups. It starts with an in-person weekend conference in London, then regular virtual zoom meetings and finally student presentations to The Law Commission.
This is their main programme with an early deadline- apply by Friday 8th September .
5RB Media Law Barristers' Chambers, Insight Evening and Work Experience Placement
Apply for a September Insight Evening at a leading Barristers chambers 5RB and for follow up work experience in October
Apply by Friday 15th September
Law & Consultancy Insight Programme with Schillings International LLP Law firm
A series of workshops in November finding out more about careers in privacy and reputation management law.
Apply by 26th September
To access these and all the other projects and opportunities they offer, you can go to their website here https://www.bvl.org.uk/ and go to the 'Our Projects/Apply Now' drop down menu for all the projects you can apply for this coming academic year.
If you are serious about wanting to do Law at University and as a possible future carrer profession, taking part in these projects and opportunities would be a massive boost to your UCAS application and will elevate your Personal Statement from other applicants.