Legal Assistant Internship

Internship Code: CANLA01

Company Description:

Recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, this internship host company offers a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2700 lawyers in 29 locations around the world work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for their clients.

As a leading international law firm headquartered in Asia, they help clients to open doors and unlock opportunities as they look to Asian markets to unleash their full potential. Combining an unrivalled depth of expertise and breadth of relationships in core markets, they are connecting Asia to the world, and the world to Asia.

They take a partnership approach in working with clients, focusing not just on what they want, but how they want it. Always pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved, they are reshaping the legal market and challenging their clients to think differently about what a law firm can be.

Internship Position:

Legal Assistant Internship

Internship Description:

The internship role will be changeable depending on ongoing projects and requests from clients.

  • Tasks may include working on Mergers and Acquisitions tasks, & cross border investment
  • Depending on candidate skillset; translation, proofreading
  • Legal research
  • Memo writing

The internship position is not limited to the outline above, and all candidates are encouraged during an interview to discuss responsibilities.

Internship Requirements:

  • Degree in Law
  • Keen interest in China and knowledgeable about the Chinese economy
  • Preference is given to candidates that can speak, read and write Chinese
  • Strong communicator
  • Ability to work independently