Internship Reference: SGLA04

Company Description:

A leading law firm providing a comprehensive range of legal services and solutions for international and domestic clients which are multinational corporations, domestic businesses and State owned enterprises in diverse industries in Vietnam. With many years of experience in the legal field, the Firm is acknowledged for its leading expertise in areas of Tax, Labour & Employment, Litigation, Arbitration, Real Estate, Banking & Finance, Intellectual Property, Commerce… With the in-depth understanding of Vietnamese laws from international business perspective, the Firm builds on synergistic strength to deliver prompt and efficient services to its Clients. You will gain first-hand experience in the legal profession and a close look at the day-to-day responsibilities that come with being an attorney.

Internship Position:

Legal Assistant

Internship Description:

  • Assisting with the tagging and categorization of documents during the implementation of our new contract management system;
  • Creating contract records in the contract management system and using other electronic-based tools;
  • Initial preparation of legal documents such as contracts, correspondence and summaries;
  • Providing contract information/interpretation to other members of the Legal team on the provisions of specific agreements as well as local legal issues that might impact the business;
  • Creating, reviewing, analysing and maintaining legal and other business documents;
  • Conducting client phone intake, identifying potential legal issues and to obtain;
  • Assisting in promotion activities and business development programs of the Firm (for example, articles and seminars); and
  • Performing other assignments as delegated by Lawyers;

Internship Requirements:

  • Be a senior student at a University of Law or hold a LLB or BA in law;
  • Preferred candidate has strong legal knowledge, specializing in business and commercial law, with have outstanding academic achievements;
  • Good at MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
  • Have good command for both written and spoken in English;
    Being a proactive and responsible team player;
  • Have good research skills, writing skills, multi-tasking skills, and attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Have a strong desire to learn new things and quickly apply that knowledge to specific tasks;