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Graduate Program

Crown Solicitor's Office

Crown Solicitors Office Graduate Rotation Program

We offer a two-year rotation program consisting of four, six-monthly rotations across various Legal Practice Groups. You will gain broad experience in any of our 11 areas of law. The program provides targeted training activities, on-the-job training and the opportunity to develop skills in advice writing, litigation and transactional work to ensure that by the end of the program you have the capability levels of a Solicitor, Grade I-III.

The areas of law the graduates may be able to experience include:

  • Child protection
  • Commercial law
  • Community law
  • Constitutional & Administrative Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment & Industrial Relations
  • Government Law
  • Inquiries
  • Property & Native Title
  • Torts Law (Justice/Enforcement Agencies)
  • Torts Law (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

Ideally, we are looking for recent graduates who have less than two year’s law experience.

Prospects for advancement are excellent with all solicitors having the opportunity to manage a practice relatively early in their careers, thus gaining valuable experience in client service. The CSO also offers a rotation program between practice groups and secondment opportunities to client agencies. Our training and development programs offer a diverse choice of internal and external training and comprehensive opportunities.

Career opportunities are advertised on the internet at​​

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander targeted employment opportunity programs are available.

To find out more about vacancies, please contact [email protected]


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