Visits to schools

We're passionate about helping young people make well-informed decisions regarding studying law and qualifying as a solicitor. We aim to accomodate as many schools visits as possible by recruiting volunteer speakers, providing briefing packs and being a point of contact for any teachers that would like a solicitor, trainee or student to visit their school.

How to register as a volunteer guest speaker

When you were at school, did you wish you had recieved more information about studying law, what it was like to be a trainee, or what a solicitor does day to day? Are you interested in giving more information to young people currently thinking about their career choices? If you are a law student, paralegal, trainee or solicitor and wish to be involved with visiting schools in your area, please complete the online form to register your interest. If you would like further information, please email careers@lawscot.org.uk You may also wish to visit our Legal Studies and Careers Day page.

Support available

If you are a law student, trainee or solicitor and been approached by a school to visit and talk about a career in law, the Society can provide a briefing pack and careers leaflets to assist with this. Please email careers@lawscot.org.uk to find out more information on the support we provide.

Information for schools

If you would like a law student, trainee or solicitor to visit your school to talk about studying law and being a solicitor, the Society can assist with arranging this. If you wish to find out more please, email careers@lawscot.org.uk and we will do what we can to help with your request.