Student Careers


The Law Student Careers Office is responsible for providing Faculty of Law students with guidance on career choices and in both career preparation and professional development. Director Mr. Paul Mitchard KC, has developed a tailor-made programme which includes seminars on career and professionalism topics, presentations by law firm representatives and other prospective employers as well as other related activities.


The Law Student Careers Office is also responsible for maintaining the Virtual Careers Resource Centre (VCRC) which contains a Legal Careers Directory with up-to-date information on law firms, internship and other employment opportunities for students. It provides information on careers seminars and other events, guidance on job applications, CV preparation and other resources designed to ensure that CUHK LAW students are fully informed and equipped for the nowadays rather challenging jobs market.

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We also provide information for prospective employers on our Employers page. We encourage law firms, barristers’ chambers and others involved in the recruitment of law graduates to provide information for our Legal Careers Directory and encourage potential employers to contact us at

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