Taylor Wessing Training Contract Application Model Answers

Please give details of your main interests and activities including any positions of responsibility you have held.*

In my third year at university, I was a law representative for the student-staff liaison committee and was a first contact for students who wanted to raise any concerns regarding the law department. I then attended meetings with the staff of the law department to promote student concerns and negotiate suitable solutions. I was a very proactive member of the [university] [language] Speaking Society ([SOCIETY INITIALS]) and was on the panel of the executives. On a daily basis, I worked as part of a team to organise socials and events. I was a zealous member of the ‘[society]’ society. In the past, I have been involved in projects aimed to save electricity by switching off unused computers in the library during vacation breaks. I was regularly involved in mooting competitions where I got an opportunity to exercise my analytical and advocacy skills amongst like-minded individuals in a competitive environment. On a sportier note, I greatly enjoy amateur [Sport]. With over fifty amateur bouts, I have [done the sport] at national level and represented England in the Four Nations Tournament. For the first time in fifty years, I have pioneered the ‘[University] Amateur [Sport] Club’. In [year], I was the chairman and head coach of the club. In [year] I was selected to represent the [University] in the National [sport] Championships.