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Projects Virtual Experience Programme

by Ashurst


Job Details

Deadline: Ongoing
Salary: Free
Length: Virtual Experience
Roles: Legal/Law
Location: Nationwide, Europe, Rest of the World, USA

Projects Virtual Experience Programme

Take this free virtual opportunity to upskill yourself get a true feel of what it’s like to work at Ashurst.

This programme is intended to give you an insight into the type of work you could typically expect to be involved with as a junior member of our leading global Projects team. We operate across the energy and infrastructure sectors, advising lenders, governments and sponsors on innovative and high profile projects.

You will be asked to advise a fictional client of the firm, Vento plc, in relation to its delivery of an offshore wind farm in Scotland. Your task will involve reviewing and amending a clause of the operations and maintenance agreement currently being negotiated between Vento and Konservi, a fictional services provider to be engaged by Vento to operate and maintain the wind farm once it has been constructed.

Developing excellent drafting skills is crucial for any commercial lawyer, and you will be required to use these skills on a daily basis throughout your career.


Earn a Certificate
When you complete the Projects Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll earn a personalised completion certificate to share with prospective employers and your professional network.

Set yourself up for success
No more applying for jobs without knowing what the role involves. Build the confidence and practical skills that employers are looking for.

Learn direct from Ashurst
This Projects Virtual Experience Programme has been created by leaders at Ashurst. You’ll receive instructions from the Ashurst team and compare your work with real model solutions from Ashurst.

Gain real work experience
Throughout the Projects Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll develop deep insights into what it is actually like to work at Ashurst.

Do it in your own time
Fit the Projects Virtual Experience Programme in with your busy schedule. Learn at your own pace and reach your personal goals.

Make your CV and LinkedIn stand out
You’ll be able to include this experience on your CV and Linkedin profile. Demonstrate that you’re ambitious, hardworking and have developed valuable practical skills.

What will you do in this Virtual Experience Programme?

Projects Task
Guide our client through negotiations with the proposed operation & maintenance provider in relation to the provision of services for a major offshore wind farm project.

Elevator Pitch (Bonus Task)
Create a good first impression by confidently engaging with your supervising Partner after your last day of the vacation scheme at Ashurst.

This programme is self-paced. It takes approximately 2 hours to complete this virtual experience programme.

About Ashurst

With their technical expertise, local knowledge and international network, Ashurst deliver an experience for their clients that other law firms struggle to match. They are also committed to being a sustainable global law firm, having positive impacts for their clients, employees, profession, the environment and the communities in which they are based.

How to apply

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