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Law Graduate and Clerkship Program - January 2020

Advertiser: McInnes Wilson Lawyers3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (18 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Jun 2019
Location
Brisbane, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Legal, Law Clerks & Paralegals
Law Graduate and Clerkship Program - January 2020

Overview of Law Graduate and Clerkship Program

McInnes Wilson Lawyers' Law Graduate and Clerkship Program is a comprehensive program designed to provide participants with the necessary competencies
that are required to become a practising Solicitor in Queensland.

Participants of the program can expect to experience the

following:

  • Access to a wide variety of legal work;
  • The chance to develop strong technical knowledge and interpersonal skills;
  • The opportunity to work directly with clients to develop skills on real legal challenges;
  • On-the-job training and mentoring including both technical and non-technical skills; and
  • Direct access to Principals and senior lawyers through the Firm's mentor program.

Law Graduate and Clerkship Requirements

To be considered for the program, you will be required to meet the below criteria:

  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5 +
  • An Overall Position (OP) between 1 to 7
  • Completion of a law degree from an Australian university
  • A demonstrated record of full and/or part time work experience (legal and/or non-legal)
  • Participation in a team sport and voluntary work (highly desirable)
  • A right to work in Australia (i.e. hold citizenship, permanent residency or a visa entitling applicants to work in Australia).

The Firm

McInnes Wilson Lawyers is one of the largest Queensland based law firms, ranked among the top 100 privately owned companies in the State.

Since the firm's establishment in 1975, we have grown to include 41 Principals and over 300 staff, with well-established offices in Brisbane, Southport, Maroochydore, Melbourne and Adelaide and affiliated firms in Sydney and Canberra. 

The firm consistently out-performs larger competitors on value, service and technical excellence across a broad range of specialised legal industries and disciplines. 

Rewards and Benefits

With annual performance and development reviews, a Health, Wealth, Life and Sustainability program, including complimentary personal training sessions. The firm also offers fortnightly in-house training and a mentoring program.

Applications

Applications should include a current curriculum vitae and a short cover letter that outlines how the candidate requirements are met, including candidates GPA and OP results. Applicants need to complete and attach the firm's application form as well.

Please click on the below link and follow the steps to complete the application form to be considered.

https://www.mcw.com.au/page/Careers/graduate-and-clerkship-program/key-dates-and-applications/

Applications close 5.00pm Wednesday, 26 June 2019. 

For further information please contact Human Resources on (07) 3014 6502.

 

Overview of Law Graduate and Clerkship Program

McInnes Wilson Lawyers' Law Graduate and Clerkship Program is a comprehensive program designed to provide participants with the necessary competencies
that are required to become a practising Solicitor in Queensland.

Participants of the program can expect to experience the

following:

  • Access to a wide variety of legal work;
  • The chance to develop strong technical knowledge and interpersonal skills;
  • The opportunity to work directly with clients to develop skills on real legal challenges;
  • On-the-job training and mentoring including both technical and non-technical skills; and
  • Direct access to Principals and senior lawyers through the Firm's mentor program.

Law Graduate and Clerkship Requirements

To be considered for the program, you will be required to meet the below criteria:

  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5 +
  • An Overall Position (OP) between 1 to 7
  • Completion of a law degree from an Australian university
  • A demonstrated record of full and/or part time work experience (legal and/or non-legal)
  • Participation in a team sport and voluntary work (highly desirable)
  • A right to work in Australia (i.e. hold citizenship, permanent residency or a visa entitling applicants to work in Australia).

The Firm

McInnes Wilson Lawyers is one of the largest Queensland based law firms, ranked among the top 100 privately owned companies in the State.

Since the firm's establishment in 1975, we have grown to include 41 Principals and over 300 staff, with well-established offices in Brisbane, Southport, Maroochydore, Melbourne and Adelaide and affiliated firms in Sydney and Canberra. 

The firm consistently out-performs larger competitors on value, service and technical excellence across a broad range of specialised legal industries and disciplines. 

Rewards and Benefits

With annual performance and development reviews, a Health, Wealth, Life and Sustainability program, including complimentary personal training sessions. The firm also offers fortnightly in-house training and a mentoring program.

Applications

Applications should include a current curriculum vitae and a short cover letter that outlines how the candidate requirements are met, including candidates GPA and OP results. Applicants need to complete and attach the firm's application form as well.

Please click on the below link and follow the steps to complete the application form to be considered.

https://www.mcw.com.au/page/Careers/graduate-and-clerkship-program/key-dates-and-applications/

Applications close 5.00pm Wednesday, 26 June 2019. 

For further information please contact Human Resources on (07) 3014 6502.

 

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