Welcome to the Ashurst (Australia) Commercial Law Virtual Experience Programme. Take this free virtual opportunity to upskill yourself get a true feel of what it’s like to work in a Top Tier Global Law Firm.
Attend a Client Meeting
Engage with colleagues, assist in a client meeting and create a file note to experience a day in the life of an Ashurst intern.
Assess the benefits of Safe Harbour laws for our client in mitigating potential future claims and liabilities.
Research Planning & Preparation
Prepare a research strategy on a discreet legal issue regarding a joint venture contract negotiation
Commercial Negotiation Strategy
Identify the core commercial considerations for the client in a challenging joint venture.
Urgent Search Warrant Review
Your client is facing a surprise inspection by the ACCC (a dawn raid), urgently review the relevant search warrant.
Shadow an ACCC Investigation
Prepare a strategy to quickly respond in a situation where the ACCC may potentially be copying privileged information.
Prepare a summary of the possible privilege claims that may be available to the client.
Create a good first impression by confidently engaging with your supervising Partner after your last day of the internship at Ashurst.
This programme is self-paced. It takes approximately 5-6 hours to complete.
With their technical expertise, local knowledge and international network, Ashurst deliver an experience for their clients that other law firms struggle to match. They are also committed to being a sustainable global law firm, having positive impacts for their clients, employees, profession, the environment and the communities in which they are based.
To apply for this experience and to find out more, please click on the apply button.