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SIN - Training Contract 2024 (2021 Recruitment)

Graduates & Law Students
JR-1860 Requisition #

Cavenagh Law LLP and Clifford Chance are currently accepting applications for the Singapore Training Programme which is intended to provide suitable candidates with an opportunity to become qualified in Singapore.

We are looking for accomplished and articulate applicants who are 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 Training Programme is 26-months in duration and will first provide a Practice Training Contract in Singapore through Cavenagh Law LLP. Following your admission to the Singapore Bar, you will then undergo the Post-Qualification Training Programme conducted by Clifford Chance. 

This is a truly international programme; there is an opportunity for you to complete a seat in one of the international offices of Clifford Chance. 

In addition to gaining excellent exposure to international work, you will also receive access to the world class training that 
Clifford Chance provides to its trainees globally and access to the training resources of the Clifford Chance Academy. 


The Training Programme is designed to help you build a portfolio of technical, business and commercial skills to support and sustain growth in your practical experience. You will progress through a structured programme in each seat and receive mentoring and performance assessments from dedicated supervisors. Upon completion of the Training Programme, you will have the opportunity to be considered for associate positions with Cavenagh Law LLP or Clifford Chance.

Applications for our 2024 Singapore Training Programme will be open from 5 April – 15 May 2021 and must be submitted via our online portal. Applications are open to all law students who are due to start their Practice Training Contract in January 2024, including:


•    Students studying law overseas who are due to graduate in mid 2022
•    Students studying law in Singapore who are due to graduate in mid 2023
•    Citizen or PR of Singapore
•    Current law student at a university approved by the Singapore Ministry of Law

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