Herbert Smith Freehills
Type of Organisation
Commercial Law Firm
We’re Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world’s leading international
law firms. Join us and you’ll be at the centre of high-profile cases, and
high-impact deals and you’ll grow from new experiences every day.
With over 25 offices spanning Asia, Europe, Australasia, and the Middle
East, careers at Herbert Smith Freehills offer our graduates the
opportunity to experience being part of a truly global law firm. Working
with some of the most significant organisations in the world,
opportunities to have a social impact, and learning from our world-class
team every day will enable you to create solid foundations on which to
build your career in law.
We’re proud to say that we put people first. Our firm is built on diverse cultures, reflective of the societies in which we live and work. That’s why inclusivity is key to our success. At Herbert Smith Freehills, you’ll be valued for what makes you different and accepted for who you are. We recognise the power of diversity and inclusion to drive innovation, collaboration and business outcomes. So, whether it’s working on the latest advancements in digital law, taking part in some of the biggest mergers and acquisitions around, or helping people through our extensive pro bono work – you’ll develop the skills to solve the most complex challenges in thoughtful and innovative ways.
Locations where there are vacancies for interns
Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth & Sydney
Residency requirements for Interns wishing to apply
All Candidates Considered including International Students
Roles available for Interns
Legal Vacation Clerk
Degree Subjects Required for Interns wishing to apply
Law degrees and/or Juris Doctorates only
What do recent interns say are the best things about working with us?
"Top tier, strong values, commitment to diversity, lots of pro bono opportunities, top clients and matters, great mentors and role models, lots of support for juniors, training and development, surrounded by like-minded people."
"The organisation allocates a lot of resources for the clerkship program. The work is extremely engaging, clerks have access to partners and senior associates, and the culture is friendly and welcoming."