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Graduate Mentoring Program

Applications for the 2017 program are now closed.

If you would like to be sent information about the next program intake, please register your interest here.

 About the Program:

The Graduate Mentoring Program connects final year law students and recent graduates with Young Lawyers to provide support and guidance through the transition from student into the profession. The program will commence in February 2017 and will run for 9 months.   

Eligibility Criteria: 

To be eligible to apply as a Mentor in the program you must meet the following criteria:

  • Within 2 - 5 years of practice OR
  • Under the age of 36

To be eligible to apply as a Mentee in the program you must meet the following criteria: 

  • You are in your final year of study of an accredited law course, or
  • You are within 12 months of completing your law degree, or
  • You are undertaking your Practical Legal Training (PLT) component, or
  • You are within your first year of employment

Key Dates:

August 2016 - Applications open.

8 January 2017 - Applications for mentors close (unless capacity reached prior).

19 January 2017 - Matching complete & acceptance into program will be sent to Mentees and Mentors

9 February 2017 - Information workshop & Program Launch Cocktail Reception*

13 February 2017 - Introduction webinar for Regional Participants*

2 August 2017 - Progress Review Meeting

30 November 2017 - Program Close 

*Please note updated program launch dates as above.


Mentor and Mentee Information

For more information on the mentoring program click here