Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free to post

Overseas legal placement

Announcements Posted on
  1. Offline

    Hi all, just looking for some advice.

    I'm starting university in September but trying to think ahead in terms of employment opportunities. I'd love to do an internship/placement overseas preferably law related (if possible?) which I would obviously fund myself. Has anyone done this or have any advice on how I would go about doing it?

    Thanks in advance :-)
  2. Offline

    A lot of law firms will advertise international internships on their websites. I'm starting one in a couple of months in the Far East and I just sent them a CV and cover letter. Just find a country you'd like to go to, look up their law firms and browse the websites. That should also tell you whether, as a pre-university student, you are eligible for such schemes.


Submit reply


Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: June 20, 2012
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

What's your biggest deadly sin?
Useful resources
Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.