Brand Ambassadors

Brand Ambassadors are the first point of contact for students looking to keep up with events of a particular law firm. Feel free to email anyone below about anything you need regarding the firm they represent and they will get back to you as soon as possible with what you need!

 
 
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Baker mckenzie - ALIYA NASER

Baker McKenzie is one of the world’s most successful and innovative commercial law firms. They are constantly adapting and embracing change to maintain their place as global leaders in the industry.

I’m Aliya and I will be representing Baker McKenzie. As a Brand Ambassador, my role is to offer insight and to promote the different events that are taking place over the upcoming year. These events include application workshops and assessment days. My job is to also offer information and keep you updated on any changes that are taking place in regard to the different routes of qualification. I am so excited to have been given the opportunity to act as the bridge between the students of York University and this organisation.

Email: an947@york.ac.uk - Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions about Baker McKenzie.

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DLA PIPER - ZAYN GOVANI

DLA Piper strive to be the leading global business law firm, which is illustrated perfectly by their tremendous geographic reach, use of technology (partnered with Kira Systems), and sectoral approach in providing legal services.

My Name is Zayn Govani and I am the Brand Manager for DLA Piper this year. In terms of my own background, I have undertaken the Summer Internship Programme for DLA Piper this Summer, and have accepted my Training Contract offer with them to start in 2020.

If you have any questions about any of the opportunities available to you (such as the First Year Scholarship Programme (UNIQUE TO THE UNIVERSITY OF YORK), First Year Insight Programme, Open Days, the Internship Programme and the Graduate Programme), please don’t hesitate to email/message/approach me at any time!

Email: zg643@york.ac.uk - DLA Piper Graduate Recruitment Website: https://www.dlapipergraduates.com/uk/index.html

 
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BCLP - CHELSIE BRANDRICK

BCLP: We aim to run several events throughout the year that include a Facebook Live ran by partners of the firm and a chance to network with the firm over drinks. Plus the BCLP York Facebook page will be regularly uploading short videos that summarise the application processes, show events that have happened on campus and feature interviews with BCLP employees.

I’m Chelsie, a second year law student at YLS and I’ll be your new Brand Ambassador for Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) for the 2018/19 academic year!

Email: cb1708@york.ac.uk - If you have any questions about the company I represent or events that will be running, feel free to email me.

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LINKLATERS - NASREEN HAGO

I’m Nas & I’ve been lucky enough to get the chance to represent Linklaters this academic year! I’ve was accepted into Pathfinder, their first year scheme, and I’ve spent a lot of time in their offices since then, so I’m excited to share everything I’ve learned and be here to answer absolutely any of your questions!

Linklaters have quite a lot going on this year so my job is to make sure you are aware of every opportunity and you can get involved as much as you can. You’ll definitely be seeing me around in your lectures, PBLs and around campus in my grey hoodie so be sure to say hello!

Email: nh946@york.ac.uk - Whether you’re an expert on Links or this is the first time you’ve even heard of them definitely go check the website by clicking the button below to see what is going on.