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2022/23 Clerkship Program - Melbourne

Lead the future of legal services with PwC Australia. Great careers have meaning, impact and a clear trajectory for growth. At PwC, our legal clerkship helps you grow, learn new career skills and deliver legal services in the context of our multi-disciplinary teams. You'll build the career you want, be encouraged to chase your passions and do more with your law degree than you could’ve ever imagined.

About PwC Legal

We're increasing the positive impact that legal services can have on our clients by reimagining how we practise law. We've built a dynamic, integrated and values-driven legal team motivated to build trust in society and solve important problems.

Our clients look to us to respond to complex business problems and social challenges. Our legal team combines top-tier leadership, expertise and experience to meet those challenges head-on in conjunction with PwC’s adjacent offerings. We have over 100 lawyers and 24 Legal Partners, many of whom are recognised in the AFR's Best Lawyers 2021. We continue to foster a culture of collaboration, responsibility and inclusion to grow the best lawyers of tomorrow.

As lawyers and creative thinkers, we work with teams across PwC to deliver integrated solutions that make an impact to our clients. We're also the fastest-growing legal practice in Asia-Pacific and have a global network of 3,500 lawyers across 97 countries.

Our practice revolves around five key pillars:

  • Corporate Advisory 
  • Regulatory (Sydney based)
  • Employment and Workplace Relations
  • Projects & Finance
  • Digital 

About the opportunity

You'll gain valuable experience and insights through an award-winning program. You'll work closely with our lawyers and partners on client engagement and conduct legal research. In addition, you'll prepare alerts and updates on legal developments and draft legal documents and advice. You'll also attend networking events, participate in social impact projects and have the opportunity to do pro bono work.

You may also receive a full-time offer for our Graduate program.

About you!

As a law student in your penultimate or final year of study, you're looking to apply what you have learnt to the real world alongside other like-minded professionals in adjacent disciplines. A problem solver and creative thinker, you embrace technology and its beneficial impact, and thrive in an evolving environment. You want to build your skills and experience to enhance your passion for law, create meaningful change and drive your future career.

Application Process

To be considered for the Legal Clerkship program you’ll need to submit your resume and academic transcript as part of your application. You’ll also be asked two motivational questions in the application form that you will respond to within 250 words each.

Next Steps

Our recruitment process for our Clerkship program  will follow the timeline below:

  • We'll open applications on 4 July 2022
  • We'll close applications on 14 August 2022
  • Assessments and Interviews will be held mid September 2022
  • Offers to be made on 19 October 2022

Please note that we follow the Law Society of VIC timelines.

Have a question or want to learn more about the application process? Check out our student careers website for more information. If you can't get an answer through our website, contact us at [email protected].

Closing in 3 days
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  • Job type:Clerkships
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  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:14th Aug 2022, 12:59 pm


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