We are a prestigious, inclusive, student-led society. We are also the biggest academic society at the university and an award-winning society. We aim to enhance the student experience of every member, as well as enhancing your prospects of a legal career after University. We recognise that not all students want to become a solicitor/ barrister and ensure that we cater for those students. Please note to join the society you must be enrolled on a qualifying Law degree. The applicable degrees are listed below: 30578 LLB Law 40578 LLB Law with Foundation Year 35906 BA Law and Business The competition for a career in law is incredibly competitive and a degree, even of first class is often not enough to stand out from the crowd, by becoming a member of the LJMU Law Society, you will have numerous opportunities to help you enhance your skills, network and stand out as a top candidate. The benefits of becoming a member: Exclusive invite to our Legal Professional Evening and Networking events: Networking is an essential skill that law firms like you have. Additionally, you can make connections and gain work experience at this member-exclusive, intimate events. Law Ball tickets: Get exclusive access to our biggest social event of the year! Mooting: Mooting is an immensely rewarding and intellectually stimulating experience that will not only develop your legal research and time management abilities but give you the confidence necessary to be an effective advocate in the future. Mooting is essential to those who wish to qualify as a Barrister and is one of the top skills sought after by Law firms. Moreover, the ability to speak publicly articulately and professionally lends itself well to any career path Legal or otherwise. Socials and Charity Events: These events give you the opportunity to meet like-minded people on your course. These include drinking socials and more relaxed/ non-drinking socials.