It’s never too early to start thinking about becoming a brilliant lawyer. Join us during your first year of study and you’ll have a great opportunity to gain the skills you’ll need to successfully apply for a vacation scheme or training contract later on.

First year workshop

We run a two-day workshop at our Hong Kong office. This is designed to give you an idea of what life at the firm is really like. You’ll hear from leading lawyers, take part in interactive workshops, discover the variety of law we practice and attend an evening social events. It’s the perfect opportunity to find out whether a career at Herbert Smith Freehills could be the career for you. 

Applications for our 2019 workshop will be open to first year law students from anywhere around the world from 18 October to 18 November 2019.

If your application is successful, you'll receive formal invitation for the workshop by November 2019.

We are looking for students who demonstrate a strong academic performance to date and can demonstrate strong interpersonal skills.

Your application

Get an understanding of what it takes to make a great first impression and take the first step to a rewarding career with us.