Virtual Internship with Cleary Gottlieb

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Cleary Gottlieb’s week-long virtual internship will provide you with a unique insight into working in an international law firm, meeting people from across the company.

Deadline for applications: Monday 19th July at 12pm.

Read more about our Words for Work Internship programme here.

What you will be doing

Participants will take part in a range of sessions throughout the internship including:

  • Insight sessions– hear from employees across the firm talking about their job, career journey and about working in a large law firm.
  • Employability skills sessions – learn about writing a CV, presentation skills and preparing for interview.
  • Independent project work – work on a mock legal project for the firm.

The internship will run 16th-20th August, 9.30am – 1.30pm.

Every morning your group will meet with the Words for Work team, followed by entire group workshops with Cleary Gottlieb.


To be eligible for the internship you must be:

  • between 15-19 years old.
  • living in the UK.
  • available to take part in the programme 16th-20th August, 9.30am-1.30pm.

How to apply

To apply for the virtual internship, download and complete the application form.

Please return your completed application form to

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to meet a member of Words for Work team for a short discussion on your application.

Have questions? Get in touch with our Words for Work team:

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