PLT Position (Virtual)

  • Levy & W
  • Jan 13, 2022
Part-time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description

Levy & W. is offering a position for a Virtual Legal Internship for a student wanting to complete their Practical Legal Training.

The firm is committed to the professional development and training of the new generation of lawyers. The firm is a dynamic, fast growing, progressive digital firm specialising in commercial law for entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs.

The Director has an LLB from the University of Sydney, a Masters of International Law from UNSW and a post-graduate accreditation from Harvard Business School, with 20+ years of combined experience in both the commercial world and in law.

This is an ideal role for those who have strong interests in commercial law, new law and learning how a digital legal practice or business operates. There will also be a variety of tasks where you will be given the opportunity to utilise other skills sets in addition to legal. The internship will be undertaken remotely, is available for an immediate start, and exceptional candidates may be considered for full-time graduate positions once qualified.

 Essential selection criteria:

  • Must be ready to start immediately
  • Must be able to complete 75 days of PLT 
  • 16-24 hours a week availability
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word 
  • Organisational skills and attention to detail are critical
  • Have experience working on commercial contracts
  • Can work independently, self-manage and be accountable
  • Passionate, dedicated, hard-working and with a strong initiative to excel
  • Strong written and oral communication skills (fluent English written and spoken)
  • A strong desire to practice in the area of commercial law
  • Creative, entrepreneurial, innovative and tech-savvy
  • Happy to contribute or learn about other areas of the business such as content creation, business administration, digital marketing

If interested, please send your CV and a short cover letter to e.matsoukas@levyw.com with the title Legal Internship Application

Successful applicants will be contacted for an initial interview and may be required to complete a short task to qualify.

Organisation Name

Levy and W.

Contact Name

Elle Matsoukas

Email address

e.matsoukas@levyw.com

Street Address

Level 16, 1 Martin Place, Sydney

Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

New South Wales

Country

Australia