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The Uniform Clerkship Scheme in which we participate with the Adelaide University Law Students’ Society and the UniSA Law Students Association (USALSA)/ Flinders Law Students' Association (FLSA), is designed to provide penultimate and final year South Australian law students with the opportunity to apply for multiple clerkship programs across a range of prestigious firms. The scheme provides students with the certainty of uniform application, interview and offer times across the participating firms.

2021 brings us the largest Uniform Clerkship Scheme that has been co-ordinated, with an unprecedented number of firms agreeing to participate in the scheme.

The following firms are participating in the Scheme and are currently open for clerkship applications:

· Dentons Fisher Jefferies

· HWL Ebsworth

· Johnson Winter & Slattery

· Kain Lawyers

· Lynch Meyer

· Mellor Olsson

· MinterEllison

· Normal Waterhouse

· Thomson Geer

The critical dates for the scheme are as follows:

· Firms open applications: Monday 5 July 2021, 9am

· Firms close applications: Friday 30 July 2021, 5pm

· Firm interviews commence: Monday 9 August

· Offers made by firms: Monday 6 September, 9am

· Offers accepted: Wednesday 8 September, 5pm.

*Note: Norman Waterhouse will participate with the application open and closing dates however interviews and offers will be made at the discretion of Norman Waterhouse.

We encourage all interested penultimate and final year law students to visit the websites of each firm to find out more information about the firm and their respective processes for submitting your applications.

For more information on participating firms, please visit the Facebook event or the links below:

HWL Ebsworth: https://hwlebsworth.com.au/graduate-centre/

Kain Lawyers: https://www.kainlawyers.com.au/about-us/career-opportunities/clerkships/

Lynch Meyer: https://lynchmeyer.com.au/careers/gdlp

Mellor Olsson: https://www.molawyers.com.au/careers/working-at-mellor-olsson

Minter Ellison: https://graduates.minterellison.com/clerkship-program

Norman Waterhouse: https://www.normans.com.au/

Thomson Geer: https://www.tglaw.com.au/clerkships/

If you would like any further information on the clerkships at Johnson Winter & Slattery or Dentons Fisher Jefferies, or have any other queries, please do not hesitate to contact USALSA at president@usalsa.org.

Further, for assistance with your applications, interviews, and all aspects of clerkships, visit our publications page to access our 2021 Clerkship Guide.