Opportunities

Temasek Polytechnic Paralegal Internships - Dispute Resolution & Arbitration

September 3 - November 23, 2018

This placement is open to law undergraduates from Temasek Polytechnic who are undergoing their final year of study.

The Intern will sit in the Dispute Resolution Department. He/She will directly assist with Dispute Resolution matters most of which will be International Arbitration. It is contemplated that their duties will include involvement in (a) legal research, (b) drafting of pleadings, basic legal correspondence and (c) collection of evidence and preparation of affidavits.

We will be accepting applications for the above internship from 1 May 1 – 12 July. Successful applicants will be informed by mid July 2018.

Temasek Polytechnic Paralegal Internship - Banking & Finance

September 3 - November 23, 2018

This placement is open to law undergraduates from Temasek Polytechnic who are undergoing their final year of study.

The intern will be attached to the general Banking and Finance Department. He/She will directly assist with financing transactions, most of which will be cross-border in nature. It is contemplated that most of their duties will be in connection with live transactions and would include involvement in (a) legal research (b) drafting of corporate documents and simple legal documentation and (c) assisting with collation of conditions precedent in connection with bringing transactions to financial close and (d) other ad hoc tasks which are in connection with on-going transaction matters. This is a role which would be suitable and of relevance to anyone who is considering or who is keen on pursuing a career in future in a corporate / transactional team, whether as a paralegal or otherwise.

We will be accepting applications for the above internship from 14 May – 14 July. Successful applicants will be informed by end of July 2018.

2019 Internships

Mid-year internships

2019 mid-year internships in Singapore office - Students from Singapore universities

These are open to law students from Singapore universities who have completed their first year of study. There are two placements available, each for 2 weeks. In the year 2019, the dates are as follows:-

  • 13 May to 24 May 2019
  • 27 May to 7 June 2019

2019 mid-year extended placement in Singapore office- Students from Singapore Management University

This placement is open to law undergraduates from Singapore Management University (SMU) who have completed their second year of study and who have yet to complete their mandatory full-time internship attachments. There are 2 placements available for 5 weeks each. For the year 2019, the dates are as follows:

  • 29 April to 31 May 2019
  • 3 June to 5 July 2019

2019 mid-year placements in Singapore office- Students from universities outside of Singapore 

These are open to law students from universities outside of Singapore who have completed their first year of study. There are four placements available, each for 3 weeks. For the year 2019, the dates are as follows:

  • 10 June to 28 June 2019
  • 1 July to 19 July 2019
  • 22 July to 9 August 2019
  • 12 August to 30 August 2019

We will be accepting applications for all mid-year internships throughout the month of February 2019. Successful applicants will be informed by the end of March 2019.