Close Date – 2015/09/30
Department – Legal
Job Type Classification – Vacation Work
Location – Sandton
Province – Gauteng
We offer two vacation work programmes; the first during the June/July holiday (Winter Programme) and the second in late November (Summer Programme) – The exact dates of each programme have yet to be finalised. We accept candidates from leading universities in South Africa who are in their penultimate (or later) year of legal studies. The Winter programme lasts for 2 weeks and the summer Programme lasts for 1 week; in which successful applicants are exposed to the different aspects of Fasken Martineau’s business in Johannesburg. All successful applicants are also guaranteed an interview for articles starting in 2017.
Applications are reviewed regularly during the course of the year; and successful applicants will be invited to attend one of the programmes.
1) Currently registered as a student at a recognized South African University and enrolled in their penultimate year of study (e.g. 3rd year of an undergraduate law degree or 1st year postgraduate LLB) or later. We do not accept first or second year law students.
2) Active involvement in all aspects of university life (i.e. leadership, sporting and community activities).
3) Above average grades.
Duties & Responsibilities
Successful applicants will work in one of Fasken Martineau’s practice areas and be exposed to current matters.