Cavenagh Law and Clifford Chance are currently accepting applications for the Singapore Training Programme which is intended to provide suitable candidates with an opportunity to become dual qualified in Singapore and another jurisdiction.
We are looking for accomplished and articulate applicants, who will be capable of contributing their own ideas and opinions. We need enthusiastic people who will enjoy getting to know clients and colleagues and who understand that working at the forefront of legal services often requires hard work, applied intellect and a collaborative approach to working in a team. We are looking for people who display the drive and commitment to meet the high standards we expect. Applicants should also possess outstanding academic abilities.
This unique programme is two years in duration and will first provide a Practice Training Contract in Singapore with Cavenagh Law LLP, leading to admission to the Singapore Bar. Post-qualification as a Singapore Lawyer the Cavenagh Practice Training Contract will then be supplemented with the Clifford Chance Training Programme leading to the prospect of a dual qualification in Singapore and another jurisdiction. 
This two year programme is truly international. As such, each trainee will be considered for the opportunity to complete at least one international seat, where you will be able to work in one of Clifford Chance’s international offices, such as London or Hong Kong, for six months.

Applications are open to all law students who are due to start their Practice Training Contract in January 2020, including:

  • Students studying law overseas who are due to graduate in mid 2018
  • Students studying law in Singapore who are due to graduate in mid 2019.

Applications for our 2020 Practice Training Contract are open from 1 April to 31 May 2017 and must be submitted via the online portal.
Applicant Requirements:

  • Citizen or PR of Singapore
  • Current law student at an institution approved by the Singapore Ministry of Law

Start Date of Practice Training Contract: Monday 6 January, 2020


For all enquiries regarding Graduate Recruitment please contact Olivia Boyce, Graduate Recruitment & Development Specialist.

For more information please see the attached flyer.