Essential Attributes

There is a range of knowledge, skills and attributes which are essential for law graduates working in a global multi-jurisdictional environment, and for law graduates generally

The knowledge which is considered essential is:

> Foundational knowledge – a deep understanding of core legal principles in core areas of the law.

> International-specific knowledge – which includes a comparative perspective to open their minds to alternative possibilities.

The skills which are considered essential are:

> Communication and presentation

> Problem solving

> Legal research, including statutory interpretation

> Relationship building

The attribute which is considered essential is:

> Adaptability

  • Bilingualism is also a very valuable skill.