You don’t have to study law to be a lawyer. Hear from some of our people as they explain how their degree skills transferred to a career in commercial law.
What do pirates, smuggling and witchcraft have to do with law? Watch as Euan explains how transferable skills – including persuasive writing, evaluating sources and understanding motivations behind actions – have been essential to his career at A&O.
Imagination and collaboration are as essential to mechanical engineering as they are to a career in a law, explains Jade. Find out how a growth mindset has been applicable to becoming a trainee solicitor at A&O.
For Ollie, studying papyrology at university was the perfect fit for going on to a career in law. Listen as he explains how piecing together events, making connections and finding the thread he needs, give him a different perspective for life at A&O.