Law Clerk – July to December 2021 – International Arbitration Job at Dechert LLP in Paris (75)
Important : you need to be authorized/do the necessary to obtain authorization to work in France
An internship in Dechert’s Paris office provides a unique opportunity to work within a leading global practice. Our interns become an integral part of the arbitration team and are fully involved in our cases. You will work directly with partners and associates daily, on a wide range of tasks and cases. We are looking for candidates with excellent academics and a keen, demonstrable interest in international arbitration.
Typical tasks for an intern would include:
Undertaking legal and factual research;
Reviewing and managing case documents;
Assisting with the preparation of internal and client case memoranda;
Supporting the preparation of written submissions to tribunals,
Providing support to the team in advance of and during hearings; and
Assisting with business and client development initiatives.
Required education, skills and experience
Fluent in written and spoken English, other languages such as French or Spanish are an advantage;
Proven interest in international arbitration and a desire to develop a career in the area; and
University-educated in any discipline, although preference will be given to candidates with a degree or practical work experience in the field.
Additional Job Description
Dechert is a global law firm, focused on sectors with the greatest complexities, legal intricacies and highest regulatory demands. We excel in delivering practical commercial judgment and deep legal expertise for high-stakes matters.
We value openness, communication, integrity and honesty, thriving on the individual and collaborative efforts that are essential to producing excellent results. At Dechert, we are committed to attracting a diverse group of highly talented individuals from all sources, regardless of background. We seek to hire candidates with sharp minds, a passion for learning and the skills to deliver a level of client service that is distinctively Dechert.
Dechert is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination. We are proud of our firm and want everyone to feel welcome with an equal opportunity to excel.
Dechert LLP is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination. The Firm prohibits unlawful discrimination in any term or condition of employment against any employee or applicant for employment because of the individual’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, membership or service in the armed forces, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Company: Dechert LLP
Company Location: Paris (75)