If you are looking for a cutting-edge start to your legal career…then you should join Herbert Smith Freehills South Africa as a Candidate Attorney in 2019. During your two years of Articles you will get exposed to working with leading South African Partners who are ranked tier 1 in the legal market. Duties will include: legal research, legal drafting, opinion work, attending consultations, etc. You will get exposure to seminars and training from our local and international offices. You will be faced with intellectually stimulating work that will require more than just technical ability. You will need to have a sense of the bigger picture, the ability to cut to the heart of the matter and a gift for developing exceptional working relationships.
Law degree and Matric required
All Practice Groups
ABOUT HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS:
Herbert Smith Freehills South Africa is located in the heart of Johannesburg, Rosebank.
With over 5,000 staff worldwide, Herbert Smith Freehills South Africa is one of the largest, fully-integrated law firms in the world. We advise many of the largest and most ambitious organisations across all major regions of the world.
Our reputation for providing outstanding legal expertise is thoroughly deserved: we are globally pre-eminent in all forms of dispute resolution and an international leader in corporate and finance. We are one of the world’s top ranked energy and resources firms. We offer our clients a top-tier capability across a single global platform with a distinctive focus on industry sectors and an un-paralleled depth of expertise.
With 27 offices across the globe in fast-growing markets like Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East and US,we can offer you the international opportunities that only a leading global practice can provide.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION:
We aim to have a diverse, innovative culture where high performance, client focus and highly engaged people are our differentiator and where we celebrate the uniqueness of our people. Our firm is made up of people with a range of experience and backgrounds. We strive to ensure that our inclusive environment means our people feel valued and able to perform at their best by being their authentic selves at work. We know that our future success not only depends on being innovative and progressive in the changing legal market but, most importantly, on our people feeling engaged.
- Fields of Study:Law