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King & Wood Mallesons

4.3
  • #7 in Law
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2021/22 Insight Program – Sydney

Sydney
Want to kickstart your career in law? The KWM Insight Program will give you the opportunity to gain skills, confidence and knowledge into life at KWM.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship
Start Date
Ongoing

Application dates

Applications Open
3 Jun 2021
Applications Close
30 Jun 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
Yes
Qualifications Accepted
L
Law

Want to kick-start your career in law?

The KWM Insight Program will give you the opportunity to gain skills, confidence and knowledge into life at King & Wood Mallesons.

As part of Insight we will give you:

  • High level overview of how KWM is structured, the areas of law we practice in and the clients we work with.
  • An in-depth look into some of the matters our teams are working on.
  • Learn more about what innovation means at KWM and how we enhance the client experience using LegalTech.
  • A chance to meet some of our people and hear about their experiences as legal professionals.
  • Plus, exclusive insight into the clerkship recruitment process.

The Insight program comprises of 4 sessions:

  1. The Business of Law – introductory session covering everything you need to know about life at a commercial law firm, that you aren't taught at university!
  2. KWM in Practice – in this 'speed dating' style event you will get to meet some of KWM's leading market experts
  3. LegalTech – the role of innovation & legal tech
  4. Alumni session – giving you the exclusive insight into clerkship applications.

Upon completion of the Insight Program you will have gained a solid understanding of a top-tier commercial law firm and gained exclusive insight into the recruitment process to help you feel prepared and confident when applying for clerkship positions. You will also become part of the Insight Program alumni.

Who should apply?

The Insight program runs in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth. Applications are welcome from university students who are in their pre-penultimate year of their university degree.

If I am unsuccessful for Insight, does that mean I will automatically be unsuccessful for a clerkship at KWM?

Absolutely not. The Insight Program is a highly competitive process due to the limited spots available. Even if you are unsuccessful for a place on the Insight Program we encourage you to apply for a seasonal clerkship with us and would like to assure you that an unsuccessful outcome for the Insight Program should not be taken as an indication of unsuitability for a clerkship.

Get in touch

If you have any further questions, please contact the national People & Development team at insight@au.kwm.com and one of our team members will respond to your query.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
The training provided at KWM is recognised across the legal industry and beyond.

Ray Aryal

  • Graduate stories
The training provided at KWM is recognised across the legal industry and beyond.

Ray Aryal

  • Graduate stories
A law degree is necessary if you want to become a lawyer, but here are my two cents on what to pair with your law degree: do something you actually enjoy!

Amber Hu

  • Graduate stories
A law degree is necessary if you want to become a lawyer, but here are my two cents on what to pair with your law degree: do something you actually enjoy!

Amber Hu

  • Graduate stories
The training provided at KWM is recognised across the legal industry and beyond.

Ray Aryal

  • Graduate stories
The training provided at KWM is recognised across the legal industry and beyond.

Ray Aryal

  • Graduate stories
A law degree is necessary if you want to become a lawyer, but here are my two cents on what to pair with your law degree: do something you actually enjoy!

Amber Hu

  • Graduate stories
A law degree is necessary if you want to become a lawyer, but here are my two cents on what to pair with your law degree: do something you actually enjoy!

Amber Hu


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Professional Certificate

Entry Requirements

You can start your Practical Legal Training if you have completed all Priestley 11 core subjects of your law degree – with no more than two electives remaining. 

To start your Practical Legal Training before completing your law degree, you will need to seek approval from the admitting authority in your state.

Duration
15 weeks full-time