Secrets to Success London — with Goodwin Procter, Fried Frank, Reed Smith, RPC and ULaw


Thursday 30 June, 5pm to 7:30pm, taking place IN-PERSON at ULaw London Moorgate

Legal Cheek is in London for the latest in its new series of in-person Secrets to Success events – in association with The University of Law (ULaw) – to help students boost their commercial awareness ahead of summer vacation schemes and training contract interviews.

The event takes place on the evening of Thursday 30 June at ULaw London Moorgate, and features lawyers and graduate recruitment teams from Goodwin Procter, Fried Frank, Reed Smith, and RPC, alongside a careers expert from ULaw.

Date: Thursday 30 June 2022
Time: 5pm to 7:30pm
Location: The University of Law London Moorgate
Level: Students, Graduates

The speakers will share their secrets to success, telling the stories of their career journeys, while advising students on how they can best position themselves to obtain training contracts with leading firms. Up for discussion will also be the key commercial awareness topics students need to have on their radar.

The speakers

Devina Rana, associate in the corporate real estate team at Fried Frank
Jani Ihalainen, fourth seat trainee due to qualify into the IP & Tech team at RPC in September 2022
Ayanda Kweyama, trainee solicitor at Goodwin
Rebecca Schrod, graduate recruitment manager at Reed Smith
Caroline Carter, campus dean at ULaw London Moorgate and former head of employment and senior equity partner at Ashurst

After the Question Time-style discussion, which will be chaired by a Legal Cheek journalist, there will be networking over drinks and canapés with the speakers, trainees and members of their graduate recruitment teams.