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Dive In Program

Allens is a leading international law firm with a long and proud heritage of shaping the future for our clients, our people and the communities in which we work. Together with our alliance partner Linklaters, our global network spans 40 offices in 28 countries.

We have recently been ranked the top legal graduate employer by GradAustralia and the Australian Association of Graduate Employers. Last year, we were named an elite "band one" firm in 16 practice areas in Australia and Vietnam by Chambers Asia Pacific and awarded Law Firm of the Year (> 500 employees) at the Australasian Law Awards.

This is a time of unprecedented change. At Allens, we’re ready. With a legacy that spans 200 years, we’ve pioneered significant change. It’s a part of who we are.

Our people go further to support our clients, using sharp commercial insight and creativity to enrich long‑standing relationships and build new ones. We go further for each other and for our community. We’re people you want to work with – generous with our time and ready to help. No matter what the future holds, we’re in it together.

With us, you’ll be one step ahead. Great change is here. Are you ready?

Dive In to Allens

As a Dive In participant, you'll have the opportunity to meet our partners and lawyers, learn about the work we do, hear tips on clerkships and graduate careers, and so much more!

Upon successful completion of our Dive In program, you'll join our Dive In alumni community, and will be invited back to the firm in your penultimate year ahead of applying for clerkships. As a Dive In alumnus, you'll receive specific guidance on navigating your way through the recruitment process and tips and tricks to set you up for success. You'll also have the opportunity to reconnect with the people you met during the Dive In program and continue to build your network.

When and where?

Our program is split across three days:

  • Tuesday 11 May;
  • Thursday 20 May; and
  • Friday 28 May 2021.

Day one and two will be held virtually via MS Teams and day three is planned as a face-to-face event in each office. Times are to be confirmed, with each day to typically run for 3.5 hours. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will adjust our program if necessary and in accordance with government direction at the time.

Who can apply?

Second- to third-year undergraduate law students or first-year JD students.

How to apply?

Please submit an application via the 'apply now' button below by 11:59pm (AEDT) on Tuesday 20 April 2021.

For further information, please visit our website or contact the Early Careers Team at [email protected]

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  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:


  • Work rights:

    Australian Working Visa, Australian Skilled

  • Locations:

    Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne,

  • Program Duration

    3 workshops


    30-40 vacancies per office

  • Position Start Date


  • accepts international


  • Remote friendly (Work from home)


  • Closing Date:20th Apr 2021, 2:00 pm


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