Clayton Utz


Clayton Utz is Australia's leading commercial and pro bono law firm, with 174 partners and over 1,300 employees across six offices. We have a reputation for standing out - and for being outstanding - with confident, innovative and incisive legal advice, and an unshakeable sense of what's possible for our clients and our people.

Our 11-week Clerkship Program gives you an orientation week in the Sydney office, followed by two rotations in different practice areas. You'll also get additional training, networking opportunities and be part of our social activities. 


Practice groups:

Banking & Financial Services, Commercial Litigation, Competition, Corporate, M&A and Capital Markets, Environment and Planning, Insurance, IP & Technology, Major Projects & Construction, Public Sector, Real Estate, Restructuring & Insolvency, Pro Bono, Tax, Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety, Forensic & Technology Services


Key dates:

Program Dates:

In Sydney we run one Clerkship Program every year – this year it runs between 20 November 2017 – 2 February 2018


Recruitment Dates:

Applications open – 15 June 2017

Applications close – 11:59pm, 16 July 2017

Offers made – 4 October 2017

Offers must be accepted/declined – 5:00pm, 6 October 2017


Please visit for details of clerkships in other offices.


Key contact information:

Zoe Wickham - Graduate Resourcing Consultant, Canberra & Sydney

+61 2 9353 5474