Our internships are open to law students (preference will be given to students in second year onwards) who would like to gain exposure to the Singapore legal system. The stint will provide an insight into what goes on in the daily life of a practising lawyer in Singapore. In addition, internships are also an opportunity for us to assess a candidate for the purposes of offering a training contract or relevant legal training contract in future.
Interns can expect to attend court proceedings, meetings and assist in tasks such as research and the preparation of legal documents.
Internship applicants may choose from the following areas of practice:
As far as possible, applicants will be assigned to the Practice Group of their choice.
All internships are 4 weeks in duration and the firm will allocate the internships over the following periods :
Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the full 4-week internship so as to gain a fuller and more rounded experience at R&T. In submitting your application and selecting your preferred period(s) for an internship, you undertake to commit to and participate in the full duration if an internship seat is offered and accepted. In the event of any request to shorten the internship duration after acceptance, R&T reserves the right to withdraw the internship offer.
Each application must be accompanied with the following information and documents:
No other documents or papers are required.
Please submit your Internship application by clicking on the button below:
Applications for internship in a particular year must be made between 1 January and 31 January in that year. Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their applications by the first week of March.
Note: For applicants seeking attachments in the month of December 2017, please email your application to [email protected]