At Allens, you'll drive your career working with market leaders on premium work for top clients. We advise 55 of the world's, and 75 of Australia's, top 100 companies. Through an integrated alliance with Linklaters, our clients have access to a global network of 40 offices across 29 countries, including emerging markets in Africa, Asia and South America.

Opportunities for Graduates

We look for people who have outstanding legal skills, and have a fresh perspective about how they can make a broad contribution to our business. We want resilient and agile people who can build strong relationships with our clients and with each other, and are proactive in identifying and pursuing opportunities.


Find out what it takes to be a market leading lawyer at a top international firm. Drive your career in the right direction from the start.

Our Clerkship program is an opportunity to experience life as a lawyer at Allens. Make a difference to our clients, working with partners and lawyers to find commercial solutions in a rapidly changing legal and business environment. Make a difference to our community, working on pro bono and community initiatives.

We offer clerkship across or Australian offices to students who are eligible to work in Australia.


Our graduate program builds market leading lawyers for a rapidly changing legal and business environment – with a strong focus on accelerated development of a board range of skills, and challenging technical experience across different practice groups.

Most of our graduates come from our summer clerkship program, but we do recruit additional graduates based on business needs. Our graduate program consists of two twelve month rotations and an in-house program for admission to practice.

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