Learning & Events

We provide opportunities for young lawyers to network and learn, through a range of social, wellness-focused, and educational events.

Our Events

 

Grad Cruise

The Grad Cruise is an annual event at the beginning of year for any recent law school graduates.

Bridging the Gap

BTG is a mentoring programme that connects law students with mentors in the legal profession. 

Know Your Rights Seminar

This seminar is co-hosted with the Aotearoa Legal Worker's Union and is focused on employment rights relevant to new lawyers. 

An annual mooting competition for lawyers with under 5 years PQE. The winner has the option of competing in the national competition. 

Mooting Competition

Careers Seminar

This seminar is focused on providing advice on different career pathways for new lawyers. 

Meet the Judges

This event alternates each year with "Meet the QCs".  A great event to hear from Judges and their experience

Young Professionals Ball

An annual ball open to any young professionals working in Wellington. 

Rainbow Speaker Event

An event to hear from an experience lawyer from the Rainbow Community. 

Other

The YLC hosts a number of other events throughout the year.

 

Want to find out more?

For the most up to date information on all our events, tickets and sign ups, and responsible host details, please check out our Facebook page.