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Hong Kong Recruiting - Internships and Traineeships

What makes Paul Hastings unique

  • Increased responsibility at Trainees/junior associate levels
  • Opportunity to make an impact
  • Intensive training and hands-on experience
  • Collaborative practice and team culture
  • Our chairman and managing partners visit the Hong Kong office each year to meet with trainees/associates and share firm strategy, financial performance, and our vision for the future

INTERNSHIPS

We are committed to the professional development and advancement of our summer/winter interns. Our summer/winter internship program offers challenging assignments, training and mentoring programs, and networking opportunities to help you launch your career.

Our interns are given the opportunities to:

  • attend meetings
  • draft documents
  • conduct legal and case research
  • participate in social events that the firm organizes

Apply
To apply for an internship, please send your cover letter, CV, and academic transcript(s) to RecruitHKG@paulhastings.com.

Deadlines
Winter Vacation 2020 : 28 September 2019
Summer Vacation 2020: 31 January 2020

TRAINEESHIP

At Paul Hastings, it’s smart business to build diverse teams rich in talent, experiences, and creativity. Our Traineeship serves as a cornerstone for the recruitment of outstanding associates and the future success of our firm.

What we are looking for

Exceptional talent leads to extraordinary results – this is the driving narrative in our firm’s history, and it will continue to remain the key factor in our future success. As such, we seek students with competencies that are the hallmarks of successful associates at Paul Hastings:

  • Academic excellence (at least a solid 2:1 or equivalent in law)
  • Critical thinking
  • Crucial communication skills (a high proficiency in English and good Chinese skills are essential)
  • Achievement drive
  • Interpersonal savvy (ability to communicate and interact in a confident, open, and effective manner)
  • Strong common sense and business acumen
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Dedication to client service excellence

Apply
To apply for a traineeship, please send your cover letter, CV, and academic transcript(s) to RecruitHKG@paulhastings.com.

Deadlines
Winter Vacation 2020 : 28 September 2019
Summer Vacation 2020: 31 January 2020