Whether you are a law student, recent graduate or a young professional, the thought of working outside Australia might have crossed your mind. Living as an expatriate and practicing law in a completely new environment is exciting to say the least, but what are the things worth considering before launching off with applications? If you set your mind on working, for example, in the European Union area, visas are not the only thing you need to think about. Like ethnographic cultures, law firm cultures are very different. The type of culture you choose is as important as the area of law you want to practice, plus it doesn’t hurt to like what you do.