Microsoft (Corporate, External and Legal Affairs and Sales & Marketing Organization) and Middlesex University Dubai (Department of Law and Politics) came together to establish a network for future lawyers.
The aim of the network is to provide students and junior legal professionals with an opportunity to maximize career prospects by connecting them with industry professionals who can share experiences, resources and insights on how to get started and build a successful career in the legal profession in the UAE.
The network will comprise of:
- Junior and senior law students;
- Junior legal professionals;
- Industry professionals.
Network meetings will be held once per month as different interactive sessions such as panel discussions, workshops, round-table discussions, and social/networking events.
Sessions will be focusing on themes relating to employability, such as: qualification in different jurisdictions, various law career paths, exploring in-house counsel’s roles, mapping the UAE legal market, developing transferrable skills, the impact of technology in the legal profession, legal ethics, etc.
How to register:
Please send the following information to HT421@live.mdx.ac.uk
• Full name
• Email address
• Phone number
Pictures from the events