21 June 2017

Careers Lab #2: Everything You Wanted To Know About Authentic Networking

Published on 21 June 2017

To be successful in law, you need both legal knowledge and a network of supporters. 

It's not just about 'what you know’ or even ‘who you know’. More than ever, it’s important to think about ‘who knows you’!

This practical and fun filled session will help you prepare for the LIV Careers Fair and Clerkship events running in July and August.

Wednesday 21 June 2017
5.00pm - 6.00pm

The College of Law 
Level 10, 459 Little Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Speaker Nicole Davidson will provide practical tips on:

  • How to introduce yourself
  • What to ask a potential employer
  • What to say about yourself 
  • How to move on to the next person in a professional manner

In short, how to make the best impression in a short conversation, and be memorable for all the right reasons.

Registration closed. For late registration please email vicadmin@collaw.edu.au 







Nicole Davidson

Principal, Growing Beyond & Adjunct Lecturer, The College of Law Victoria

Nicole is a qualified lawyer with a background in law, investment banking and insolvency.

Over her career, Nicole has worked with and consulted to leading organisations including Ernst & Young, Minter Ellison, Ashurst, DLA Piper, Lehman Brothers, DHL, Optus, Lend Lease and Michael Page. 


More recently, Nicole has transitioned into the professional development space where she has taken her knowledge of business and married it with in depth knowledge of the process of negotiation and communication. 

 Career Lab Series

Our series of Career Labs throughout 2017, will equip you with practical tips and information to assist with making the transition from law student to new lawyer.

Other topics in the Series will cover:

  • #3 Developing a Commercial Mindset
  • #4 Negotiating and Deal Making
  • #5 Practical Tips for your Work Experience
  • #6 Speed Mentoring for Law Students