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Lane Neave

4.2
  • #4 in Law
  • 100 - 500 employees

2021/22 Summer Clerkship

Auckland, Christchurch and Queenstown
This is a fantastic opportunity for law students seeking to gain experience in the practical application of law in a busy and friendly law firm.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship
Number of Vacancies
4-7
Start Date
8 Nov 2021 - 22 Nov 2021

Application dates

Applications Open
8 Mar 2021
Applications Close
6 Apr 2021

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
L
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
International Law
Tax Law

What matters to us

Lane Neave is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and equity.

In addition, the firm is committed to operating in a way that makes a positive social and environmental impact with a focus on lifting standards of living and quality of life in our local communities.

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata – putting people at the heart of all we do.

Legal and professional services are ultimately all about people. What's important to Lane Neave is the way we care for and respect others, take responsibility for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

What you'll do with your time

Summer Clerks will experience work across different specialist teams. Our Summer Clerks are given the opportunity to attend client meetings, complete real work and become immersed in the culture of our firm.

Key attributes for the role include:

  • A strong grade average
  • Interests and experience outside of study
  • Critical and analytical thinking alongside excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A friendly and positive attitude
  • A professional, confidential and discreet manner
  • An ability to build strong and enduring relationships

What does success look like in the role?

Commitment, integrity, trust and respect are qualities that have set Lane Neave apart. We are a full service firm with a true national presence. We are proud of our culture and work hard to recruit likeminded people. As a Summer Clerk you will receive mentoring, work-life balance and a strong start to your professional career while working in a top performing firm.

You will be a talented and hard-working student who enjoys getting involved and learning new skills. You will be comfortable analysing information from a range of sources, working collaboratively with staff across the firm and entrenching yourself in our culture.

What's Next

Apply online on our website  including your CV, covering letter and academic transcript.

We will be responding to all applicants after applications have closed. If you have any queries please email [email protected]

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I now feel like part of the Lane Neave family and am looking forward to continuing on this learning journey.

Cassidy Wall

  • Graduate stories
I now feel like part of the Lane Neave family and am looking forward to continuing on this learning journey.

Cassidy Wall

  • Graduate stories
Be the best version of yourself and sell this to the person interviewing you.  Also, know your CV inside and out – make the words come to life and show that.

Ana Fruean

  • Graduate stories
Be the best version of yourself and sell this to the person interviewing you.  Also, know your CV inside and out – make the words come to life and show that.

Ana Fruean

  • Graduate stories
I now feel like part of the Lane Neave family and am looking forward to continuing on this learning journey.

Cassidy Wall

  • Graduate stories
I now feel like part of the Lane Neave family and am looking forward to continuing on this learning journey.

Cassidy Wall

  • Graduate stories
Be the best version of yourself and sell this to the person interviewing you.  Also, know your CV inside and out – make the words come to life and show that.

Ana Fruean

  • Graduate stories
Be the best version of yourself and sell this to the person interviewing you.  Also, know your CV inside and out – make the words come to life and show that.

Ana Fruean