Negotiate, litigate, and mediate
Help resolve issues for clients
People who work in law play an essential role guiding people through disputes and ensuring their rights are protected under the law.
You could find yourself working as a barrister or solicitor in courtrooms, mediating conflicts between parties, or providing business advice.
Prepare and review legal documents
Negotiate on your client’s behalf
Represent clients in court and defend their interests
There has been strong growth in demand for legal professionals in recent years, and this is expected to continue. This industry is going through a technological transformation, and many roles are being automated, but new roles are opening up in different fields.
We have seen strong growth in demand for laywers who specialise in technology, digital content and IP, as well as growth in mediators and negotiaters.
Jobs in this industry
Skills and Attributes
People who work in the legal profession tend to be reliable, confident, trustworthy, and determined. You’ll need to be a good communicator, as you can expect to be dealing with a range of people throughout your work from clients to colleagues.