Managing Your Career in Law - How to keep loving law at different stages of your career (and life)

Managing Your Career in Law - How to keep loving law at different stages of your career (and life)

Date: 4 October 2023, 12.30pm - 2.00pm SGT
Venue: SAL, Stamford 1 & 2, The Adelphi #08-08, 1 Coleman Street (Singapore 179803)

In your career you will face numerous opportunities and challenges. This session by Peerpoint by Allen & Overy will provide insights into carving successful careers in law, and finding fresh inspiration when embarking upon a career transition. Attendees will hear practical guidance, advice and know how when seeking progression, making career transitions, for example from private practice to in-house, as well as being part of the evolution of alternative legal services opportunities such as consulting.


12.00pm - 12.30pm


12.30pm - 12.35pm

Welcome and introduction

12.35pm - 12.50pm

Managing your career:

  • What does a career in law look like
  • What contributes to a "successful" lawyer
  • Things outside of your control

12.50pm - 1.35pm

Panellists stories: 

1. Their careers to date

2. Major career transitions

3. Advice from Panellists on:

  • Pursuing private practice partnership  
  • Progress within my organisation,
  • Career crossroads

1.35pm - 02.00pm

Putting your best foot forward:

  • Impactful CVs
  • Interview preparation
  • Legal market trends


02.00pm - 02.30pm Networking Session/ End

Registration Fee

Click here to register. SAL members may utilise credit dollars (C$).

Member Rate
$70.00 (before GST)  until 31 Aug 2023
$90.00 (before GST)  from 1 Sep 2023 onwards

Non-member Rate
$100.00 (before GST)  until 31 Aug 2023
$120.00 (before GST)  from 1 Sep 2023 onwards

Associate Student Rate
$30.00 (before GST)


Supporting Partner

This event is suppported by Peerpoint.

Peerpoint is a global flexible resourcing platform that helps clients access top-tier interim legal talent, while giving lawyers more variety, choice and control over their careers. 

With over 350 lawyers on our panel, we provide flexible resourcing solutions that address a range of interim needs, from access to specialist skills, to managing major transactions or regulatory change projects, to rapid scaling. We are uncompromising on the quality of our lawyers – their top-tier private practice training ensures they deliver to Allen & Overy’s high standards, helping clients reduce the risk of using external resources without compromising on quality. 

We’re not only helping our clients remain nimble and efficient, we’re also enabling progressive lawyers to develop their careers in new directions. Lawyers choose to consult through Peerpoint because it gives them access to the best work and clients, as well as bespoke support and resources. They’re able to develop their careers while also having the freedom to choose how, when and where they work. 

Peerpoint is part of top tier international law firm Allen & Overy's Advanced Delivery & Solutions services. 

SILE Accredited CPD Activity

Number of Public  CPD point: 1.5
Practice Area: Professional Skills
Training Level: General



SILE Attendance Policy

Participants who wish to obtain CPD Points are reminded that they must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. For this activity, this includes signing in on arrival and signing out at the conclusion of the activity in the manner required by the organiser, and not being absent from the entire activity for more than 15 minutes. Participants who do not comply with the Attendance Policy will not be able to obtain CPD Points for attending the activity.  Please refer to for more information. 

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For enquiries regarding this event, please email [email protected].