Work Opportunities

Allen & Overy

Sydney 2023/2024 Summer Clerkship will take place from 27 November 2023 to 2 February 2024. Last year, A&O recruited 13 Summer Clerks including three from New Zealand
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We encourage you to be yourself, challenged and ensure you’re making a real difference to clients and the community.
Applications for our 2023 Dive In Program will be open in March/April 2023.
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Anderson Lloyd
Each year in March they open a 2 week Summer Clerk application process accepting 12-16 Summer Clerks across four offices each year.
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Anthony Harper

Each year Anthony Harper welcomes students into their Tāmaki Makaurau and Ōtautahi offices as part of their summer law programme, giving you a taste of what it’s like to be a lawyer. Applications open early March 2023.

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Bell Gully

Offer a summer clerk programme run each summer from mid-November through to mid-February. Students can apply to summer clerk at the end of their third of fourth year.

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Buddle Findlay

Offer a summer clerk programme designed for law students in their penultimate year. Applications open early in March 2023.  

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Dentons Kensington Swan

Accept summer clerks from November through to February each year with the main recruitment drive in March, with interviews in April and May.

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DLA Piper

At DLA Piper, we offer a handful of sought-after Summer Clerk and Law Clerk openings in Aotearoa New Zealand.
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Duncan Cotterill
We offer a number of summer clerk and graduate opportunities each year across our 5 offices in Auckland, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch and Queenstown. Our summer clerk programme runs from November to February, and our graduates join the firm in March.
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Fee Langstone
Welcomes applications from law students who are interested in insurance litigation and dispute resolution to apply for graduate positions.
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Harmos Horton Lusk
At Harmos Horton Lusk, we offer summer clerkships in our Auckland office every year.
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Herbert Smith Freehills
We’re Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world’s leading international law firms. Join us and you’ll be at the centre of high-profile cases, high-impact deals and you’ll grow from new experiences every day.

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Mayne Wetherell

Each year Mayne Wetherell welcomes law students from across New Zealand to apply for graduate & summer clerk positions.

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Meredith Connell (MC)
Welcome applications in March/April for interns to join the Winter Internship programme from June to October.
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Offer an intern programme running March – October each year for Auckland based students. Offer a summer clerk programme from mid-November to mid-February each year.

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Webb Henderson

Welcomes summer clerk applications from penultimate year law students who want to pursue a career in corporate law.

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Amnesty International

 A group who is always searching for volunteers to help promote human rights and advocate for change.

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Citizens Advice Bureau

An organisation looking for volunteers who ensure individuals are well informed about their rights and obligations. 


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