Law & Politics Internship (Fees apply) at City Internships

Internship (1-4 Months) Virtual Experience
Application Deadline
16th March 2021
Europe Rest of the World USA
New York City, Los Angeles, Paris, Boston, Washington DC, Miami, San Francisco, Chicago, Madrid, Tokyo, Bangkok, Sydney, Toronto, Barcelona, Dublin, Medellin, Santiago, Shanghai, Melbourne
Salary Band
Fees Apply
Programme prices start from $4,950
Role May Involve
Banking and Finance Law Commercial Law Corporate Law Personal Rights Law Politics

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Law & Politics Internship (Fees apply)

The legal industry facilitates all manner of business transactions with an awareness of the global climate. Politics range from a global or national platform to a more local scale. Both often intertwine and have many overlapping areas.

We offer placements within:

  • Commercial Law
  • Politics & Public Service
  • Think Tanks
  • Corporate Law
  • Political Research
  • Criminal Law & Human Rights
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Lobbying & Public Affairs
  • International Relations

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Global Accelerator Program in 20 Cities across 9 Industries.

The Global Accelerator Program is most popular with current students and recent graduates looking to explore and discover their career path.

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  • An 8-week summer internship with a leading employer in your chosen location and industry.
  • Workshops, seminars, external speakers and networking events. Our weekly group sessions are everything school often isn't; they're dynamic, interactive and give you practical, modern skills, tools and mindsets that are proven to matter to prospective employers.
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Key Features:

  • An 8- to 12-week internship with a well-matched leading employer
  • Choose from 9 career fields, and companies from across the globe
  • Online, part-time (8-20 hrs/week)
  • Online, but not alone. Our tried and tested remote programs are designed to ensure you’ll enjoy consistent support before, during, and even after your placement.
  • Frequent, structured check-ins with your manager and career coach
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On average, CI alumni are hired 3x more quickly and earn 30% more than their peers a year after completing university.

Graduates of the program leave with the professional skills, experience and connections necessary to find and launch a rewarding career.

What we're looking for:

  • A good academic track record. You’re ambitious and working hard.
  • A passion for travel and learning. You want to join a CI program and see the world.
  • A foundation of hard and soft skills, well-rounded interests and evidence of personal excellence, drive and maturity.

Please note, programme prices start from $4,550.
***Financial Aid available to all applicants.

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