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Legal Internship Opportunity in China at China Internship Placements

Internship (1-4 Months) Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
Beijing, Shanghai, Shanzhen, Guangzhou
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China Internship Placements

Join our Internship in China Program with mentoring, coaching and get networked for the future. Spend your time working with Senior Associates on ground breaking projects. Our Interns also learn Chinese language while interning in China with a very flexible study options

About the Host Law Firm

Our client is a Specialist legal firm with distinguished records in delivering sophisticated services in the following areas:

  • corporate Law,
  • commercial Law
  • financial legal solutions

The Firm is a boutique law firm based in China, that excels in delivering advanced corporate and commercial legal solutions. Through pairing its local expertise with the expertise of international firms in their respective geographical regions or areas of specialization, manifested through its partnership with leading global law firms such as K & L Gates, Hogan Lovells, DLA Piper and Corrs Chambers Westgarth.  As an intern you will work with the Cross-Border Investments team, whilst also assisting in the practice areas of Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Corporate Compliance. They have hosted lots of our Law Internship in China participants with greater reviews

They serve clients all over the world priding themselves in providing expert, professional and technical services while maintaining an acute commercial awareness. Our approach to business is sustainable, professional, and personal and we believe that success is defined in numerous ways.

Area of Law practice: The work will be primarily focused on foreign investment (inbound) but will also include some work from other departments. As a law intern in China, you will be exposed to various parts of their operations.

Legal Internship Opportunity in China

These are the broad category of Job roles which will be expanded into detail during the onboarding process

  • Legal research
  • Reviewing and drafting legal documents, legal opinions, etc.
  • Drafting papers for the marketing team
  • Participating in negotiations
  • Other duties as may be required
  • As an intern you will work with the Cross-Border Investments team,
  • Assisting in the practice areas of Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Corporate Compliance.
  • Commercial Law practice


  • Received or currently earning a law degree in university
  • Fluent in English and can engage in meaningful conversations
  • Some Chinese language ability is a plus but not required
  • Good skills in legal research and writing
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness and ability to work independently on assignments

Law Internship in China Candidates considering long-term employment in a Chinese law firm will be given priority and their visas sponsored


  • Non-Chinese (foreign) University Students and Young Graduates 
  • Chinese University Students and Young Graduates 

Opportunities like this is rear and comes once in a while. It is uncommon to see law firms in China willing to accept foreign law practitioners and also offer opportunity for a permanent Job. This may be a good chance to convert your legal internship in China into a career dream.  The host company is willing to accept interns and sponsor visa acquisition of bright and excellent interns. The internship period is a right incubating time to learn about Chinese legal practices in addition to what you know from the west. This puts you in a very versatile position to offer comprehensive case analysis and also improve your skill sets. 

How to apply

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