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University of York Law Society

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In its 11th year, YLS has a campus reputation to be proud of, particularly among non-law students, as well as among law firms and chambers around the country.

In its 11th year, YLS has a campus reputation to be proud of, particularly among non-law students, as well as among law firms and chambers around the country. Employability is central to YLS. Our ‘YLS Application Acceleration Program’ takes members from Freshers to interviews through workshops and mentoring.

Best society for non-law students

Our committee are friends and at our events we consciously bring our members into those friendships, believing that career ambitions are best fostered and supported by the community of the society.

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