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About the job

While current applications for this role are now closed, Providence Law Asia is always eager to meet young and ambitious Singapore qualified lawyers who may be keen to one day join us as Counsel (Legal Associates). Please drop us an email at the address below and we will get in touch with you.

Requirements

  • Singapore qualified lawyer: Newly qualified (NQ) or up to 3 years of post-qualification experience (3PQE)
  • Experience working on high value and complex commercial/civil disputes OR challenging corporate restructuring and insolvency matters preferred
  • Strong written communication, research, legal drafting and/or advocacy skills
  • An independent self-starter who demonstrates initiative and prioritises work effectively and efficiently

Additional information

We offer junior counsel the opportunity to hone their advocacy skills and develop their practice very early in their careers. As a firm with a team of high-performing lawyers, we are keen to work with counsel who display tenacity, drive, and strong critical thinking skills. We keenly believe in mentoring and guiding junior counsel, as we believe that is the only approach which will achieve the best results for our clients.

The firm prides itself in providing a collegial, collaborative, respectful and supportive environment for all members of the firm. You should also be a team player who can collaborate with colleagues in person or remotely, and one who can work smart and efficiently with initiative and drive to progress matters.

The firm’s compensation philosophy is simple: to reward each counsel as best as we can. We offer a starting salary of S$7,000 for newly qualified counsel, with competitive increments and promotions.

As a forward-looking practice, Providence Law Asia offers its counsel top of the line technology support and an entirely digital workspace to enable remote working and flexible/hybrid practice options.

If you are interested in applying for this job, please send your CV to careers@providencelawasia.com. For applicants who are newly qualified or with post-qualification experience of up 2 years, please include a copy of your academic transcripts in your application.

Providence Law Asia is strongly committed to nurturing future leaders of the Bar and to making our practice available as a learning lab for the best in class.

We believe the art of lawyering and court craft cannot be taught or learned by rote.

That is why we believe in showing, not telling. And you can only learn by doing.

We believe that training contracts should be both a formative and transformative experience for young Counsel, firmly embedding in them the right lawyerly instincts and an ethical compass before they embark on their legal careers.

Our positions are reserved for the exceptionally talented who have demonstrated commitment to the calling of the law and the ideals of our noble profession.

If you are interested in applying for a 2024 or 2025 TC, please send your CV to careers@providencelawasia.com

We currently offer the following programmes:

International Clerkships (4 – 6 months) for foreign lawyers and foreign postgraduates in law.

Internships (4 weeks) for local and foreign law undergraduates.

Our International Clerkships and Internships are intended to give candidates immersive exposure to all aspects of a specialist disputes practice, and as far as possible, to a variety of subject matter.

Apart from the opportunity to attend client and witness conferences and court and arbitration hearings, you will be given substantive legal assignments and your progress will be closely supervised.

If you are interested in applying for this job, please send your CV to careers@providencelawasia.com