1. Hong Kong
  2. Work Experience
  3. Fixed Term
  4. Clifford Chance

Do you want to be notified every time a job like this gets added? Click the CTA below!

Great news! We will let you know when a new job like this has been added!

Job description

Job Description

GLOW is Clifford Chance's unique opportunity for exceptional first year students to gain an insiders view into what a career in law can look like.

The programme is designed to not only give you insider knowledge of life at a leading law firm but tips on how to get here. During the programme you'll experience intensive schedule of practice area talks and workshops, including a mock assessment centre exercises.

There will be a variety of networking opportunities where you will have the chance to meet representatives from all levels within the firm.

If you're ready to glow; an exceptional first year student set on a career in commercial law in Hong Kong, then we want to hear from you.

The GLOW program is a full-day programme and will take place on 22 August 2024.

All applicants are asked to complete this online application. Candidates whose applications meet our requirements will be asked to complete a video interview after which successful candidates will be invited to take part in the scheme.


  • You must be a first year student of any degree discipline from a qualifying university or a second year student of a four year course.
  • You must be fluent in English and possess a strong command of Chinese language skills.
  • You must be available on the set date of the scheme.

Juris Doctor students are not eligible to apply for this event. 

If you have any questions please contact gradshk@cliffordchance.com 

Applications for this role will close on 30 April 2024

Company Description

We are one of the largest international law firms in the world. With over 30 offices across the globe, we strive to exceed the expectations of our clients, providing them with the highest-quality advice and legal insight, which combines the firm’s global standards with in-depth local expertise. Back in 1980 we opened our Hong Kong office, our first in Asia Pacific, and today we are the leading international firm in the region. Our track record of top-tier deals is built on substantial resources - we have over 150 lawyers in Hong Kong, around 22 of which are trainees. Hong Kong is a hub for businesses and we reflect this by combining regional reach and deep-sector expertise in a single office.

Our firm, work and people span jurisdictions, cultures, and languages. We offer our clients a truly international perspective. We believe every career should be rewarding and stimulating - full of opportunities to learn, thrive, and grow. That’s why we’re so proud of our inclusive, friendly, and team-based approach to work. You’ll find our clients in commercial and industrial sectors, the financial investor community, governments, regulators, trade bodies, and not-for-profit organisations. But no matter who they are or why they’ve reached out to us, we provide a world-class service every step of the way. And that’s possible thanks to the entrepreneurial spirit and conscientious approach to work that you’ll find across all of our teams. Whichever area of the business you join, you’ll become an integral part an innovative, diverse and ambitious team of people. Clifford Chance is a place where the brightest minds and the best of colleagues meet. And we look forward to meeting you.

Additional Information

At Clifford Chance, we understand that our true asset is our people. Inclusion is good for our team and their families, our firm and society.

We are committed to treating all employees and applicants fairly and equally regardless of their gender, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour, national or ethnic origin, social or economic background, disability, religious belief, sexual orientation, or age.  This applies to recruitment and selection, terms and conditions of employment including pay, promotion, training, transfer and every other aspect of employment.

We have a variety of flourishing employee networks. These networks are a place for colleagues to share experiences and advocate for change wherever they see an opportunity for improvement.

Our goal is to deliver an equality of opportunity, an equality of aspiration and an equality of experience to everyone who works in our firm. 

Find out more about our inclusive culture here





  1. Hong Kong

Browse Jobs