We offer:

  • ·a paid internship in two practice groups of your choice;
  • ·an insight into the field of legal consulting;
  • an extensive program of seminars, training sessions, and coaching opportunities, and a personally assigned mentor;
  • participation in real projects under the supervision of qualified associates and partners;
  • plenty of social events and networking opportunities;
  • a chance to sign a permanent job contract.
Daria Batina
HR Coordinator в Baker McKenzie

The Moscow office of the international law firm Baker McKenzie is currently accepting applications from law students of the leading Moscow universities for our 2019 Summer Internship Program. This program will give a real insight into what it is like to work at an international law firm and will help you make an informed decision about your future.

About Us:
From when the firm was founded in Chicago in 1949 to today, with a 13,200 global headcount in 78 offices in 46 countries, Baker McKenzie has been providing sophisticated legal advice to the world’s most dynamic enterprises. We are the leading international law firm that helps clients overcome the challenges of competing in the global economy through a new type of thinking and a different mindset. We have the knowledge and resources to deliver the broad scope of quality services required to respond effectively to both international and local needs—consistently, with confidence and with sensitivity to cultural, social and legal differences.

We are The New Lawyers.

We are Baker McKenzie.

Baker McKenzie was the first western law firm to obtain accreditation in Soviet times, by opening an office in Moscow in 1989. Today we have one of the largest legal practices in the CIS region, with offices in Almaty, Kyiv, Moscow, and St. Petersburg, offering expertise (in close cooperation with our offices worldwide) on all aspects of investment in the region including:

  • Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Employment & Migration
  • Tax
  • International Trade & Commerce
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Antitrust & Competition
  • Banking & Finance 
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Technology 
  • Energy, Mining & Infrastructure 
  • Environmental Issues
  • Healthcare 
  • Private Equity


We invite students whose primary education is legal and who:

  • are in their 4th-year of an LL.B or 1st-year of an LL.M degree program;
  • have fluent spoken and written English;
  • have solid legal knowledge.

We are not just looking for candidates who are academically high achievers. We are looking for candidates who enjoy challenges and are open to new opportunities, who like taking responsibility and getting things done and who have the personality and disposition to become top class lawyer.


Documents required:

  • CV in English
  • Cover letter in English
  • Information on academic performance (scan of your diploma or grades book)
  • An indication of 1-3 preferred areas of practice. Be ready to give an overview of your motivation for selecting them.
  • One-page essay on the topic: E-learning: will online education render traditional classroom education obsolete?

If you want to start a career with Baker McKenzie, become familiar with the work of an international law firm, and put into practice all the knowledge gained at university, send us your application no later than March 31, 2019 inclusive by e-mail to: moscow.resume@bakermckenzie.com.

NOTE! Applications may not be submitted at a later date. In order for your application to be processed, all required documents must be submitted. We reserve the right to reject any application that is incomplete or sent after March 31, 2019. 

Read more about Baker McKenzie

Read about our Summer Internship Program 2019

Read more about the Selection Process


Оплата по результатам.