For the duration of your clerkship you’ll work in one practice area, assisting lawyers and partners in either:

Banking + Infrastructure
Competition + Regulation
Corporate Advisory
Disputes + Investigations
Technology + Digital.

You’ll be introduced to all areas of firm life and get a taste of what it’s like to work in corporate law, including:

  • Your own mentor – a lawyer who’ll help you build relationships within the practice group and learn more about the law in practice
  • Interaction with partners, lawyers and other graduates
  • Practical exposure to legal work
  • Insight into the work undertaken by practice groups.

Clerkship intake dates

Intake 1: November – December 2018

Intake 2: January – February 2019

Intake 3: June – July 2019

June – July

Time to start preparing your CV.

8 July 

Applications open – click here to apply

11 August

Applications close 


Interviews commence

10 October

Offers will be made in October and must be accepted or declined that same day.

How it works

You’ll be interviewed by a partner and a representative from our People Team. The interview is an opportunity for us to get to know you better, and for you to learn more about Gilbert + Tobin. You’ll be asked a range of questions and about yourself and what you have noted on your CV.