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Services for recruiters

The Law Fair

This established and highly regarded fair will take place on Tuesday 13 October 2020. It provides law firms and course providers with an excellent forum to discuss opportunities for vacation placements, training contracts and further law study with well-motivated and talented students.

Why exhibit?

The fair attracted around 1,000 visitors and 80+ exhibitors last year, making it one of the largest law fairs in the country and one to which exhibitors return year after year. Exhibitors include law firms, course providers and representation from official law bodies and many more, making it an attractive event for students and graduates researching careers in the legal sector.

Attend the fair to:

• Receive a first-rate, cost-effective, all-inclusive stand package.
• Exhibit within a professional and well-organised environment.
• Ensure your vacancies and training contracts are promoted to high calibre students
• Generate quality applications from students with a serious commitment to a career in Law
• Ensure cost-effective recruitment by targeting quality students from Manchester and across the UK, all on one site
• Enjoy free national publicity for your firm or organisation, your website and your vacancies.

Visitor statistics

Statistics of attendees at last year's fair

Visitors by status
Finalists: 21%
Postgraduate Masters: 12%
Postgraduate PhD : 1%
Recent graduates: 7%
Pre-finalists: 51%
Other : 7%

Visitors by discipline
Law: 63%
Non-law degree: 20%
Law with another subject: 10%
LPC: 4%

Visitors by institution
The University of Manchester: 54%
MMU and Salford: 10%
Other UK and overseas: 36%