Where bright
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Start your career with Clifford Chance, where the brightest minds work as one team for our clients

A bright start to a brilliant career

Clifford Chance offers you the opportunity to join an international law firm with a global vision and preeminent US practice. You will have the chance to work alongside colleagues and market-leading clients all over the world. We pride ourselves on our vast global reach, and we are equally committed to maintaining a close-knit community within and among our offices. You will be a valued contributor and forge an incredible network. Most importantly, you will understand the bigger picture and feel the impact of your contribution.

Global Virtual Internships

Whatever stage you're at in beginning your legal career, our Global Virtual Internships will give you the skills you need to take the next step. You'll learn about the legal and commercial implications of risks relating to Climate Change, Cyber Security and Business & Human Rights and will practise advising clients on how to protect themselves.

The content has been created by leading experts from across our global network and will not only expose you to international work in a completely new way, but will also enable you to develop the analytical skills that will turn you into a leading lawyer of tomorrow. You'll have access to inspirational lawyers, exceptional development resources and insights that will guide you for years to come.

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An open door to a global practice

We believe that the best way for you to find out whether Clifford Chance is right for you is to meet us.

We visit approximately 20 law schools a year. For a full list of where and when you can meet us, please see our events calendar.

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Where bright
minds meet

Hiring Partner Nick Williams and Head of Legal Recruiting Sarah Posner describe the Clifford Chance culture and how to find the right fit. 

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Our global reach

Partner Kathleen Werner underscores what sets us apart and discusses our global presence.

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Summer abroad

Pack your passport – you may spend part of your summer in one of our offices abroad! Take a peek into those experiences in our abroad videos.

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Their Voices: Insights from Today's Rising Lawyers

Their Voices: Insights from Today’s Rising Lawyers is our latest collaboration with Legal 500, which chronicles the journeys and stories of a selection of the next generation of lawyers, written and compiled by the team at GC magazine. The collection of stories reveals that the stereotypical, well-trodden pathway to law is far from the sole entry point to the profession. In the past, anything but a complete commitment to the law – and nothing but the law – may have been considered a detriment, whereas now diversity of experience, both personal and professional, is characterizing the next generation of entrants.

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Vault 2021 Associate Survey

Clifford Chance is honored to be ranked No. 4 of the Best Firms to Work For in the 2021 Vault Law Firm Associate Survey.

 

 

 

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Award-winning summer program

Our summer program has been ranked No. 2 in Vault's Associate Survey.

 

 

 

 

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Our Virtual Summer Program Stands Out From The Rest

A special mention to Clifford Chance for our virtual summer program this year.

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