Corrs Chambers Westgarth is Australia's leading independent Australian law firm. We're known and respected for delivering legal excellence, exceptional client service and outstanding results.
Through our long-term relationships with leading law firms across the world, we advise on the most significant global matters and connect with the best lawyers internationally to provide our clients with the right team for every engagement.
For almost two centuries, we've been advising our clients on their most complex challenges. We're the firm of choice for many of the world's most significant organisations – from large corporations to governments, banks and financial sponsors.
At Corrs, you'll enjoy the benefits of working alongside a high-performing team with a shared commitment to our culture of excellence, collaboration, commitment and respect.
Applications are open to all students in their penultimate year of their law degree.
We assess against broad criteria, which considers business and commercial acumen, initiative, ethical behaviour, previous employment, legal excellence, a commitment to commercial law, energy and drive, involvement in community life and strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.
Interviews will take place in Melbourne.
Our clerkships give you the opportunity to connect with partners and lawyers across the firm, learn what a 'day-in-the-life' at Corrs is like, and experience the type of work we do and the clients we partner with.
The Corrs seasonal clerkship program gives you the opportunity to work alongside some of Australia's leading lawyers on high-profile work for major Australian and international clients.
You'll be exposed to a broad range of interesting matters. You'll also have the chance to complete a broad range of tasks, such as conducting research, reviewing and presenting documents, attending client meetings, court hearings, mediations and settlements, as well as shadowing partners and lawyers in client meetings and business development activities. To ensure you get exposure to all areas of the firm, we also arrange interactive practice group meetings, partner connection sessions and networking opportunities.
Should you have any queries, please contact Marianne Saliba on +613 9672 3318 or [email protected]