We are looking for an enthusiastic and curious Legal Assistant for our Regulatory, Compliance & Investigations (RCI) practice in Amsterdam.
Norton Rose Fulbright and our RCI practice
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm with offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, New York, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. We provide the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 3,700 lawyers and other legal staff based in Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
The Regulatory, Compliance & Investigations team of our Amsterdam office is part of our global practice which helps clients navigate the evolving and increasingly complex global regulatory environment, as well as national and international regulatory, anti-bribery and corruption, antitrust, sanctions, white-collar crime and human rights compliance issues, investigations and enforcement actions. Among others, the team deals with highly sensitive investigative matters for international corporations and financial institutions.
What will you be learning?
You will be learning how to address legal questions from practical perspective. How to assist clients by understanding their needs and develop legal solutions to their true challenges. You will be able to see how your knowledge and interest in the field of compliance and enforcement is translated into reality in actual cases. You will be exploring legal developments through publications and client alerts, which will allow you to develop experience in the field.
You will be working in a dynamic international practice based in Amsterdam and will be supporting the team in conducting legal research in criminal law and white collar crime subject matters, support the team in conducting corporate internal investigations, which includes support in reviewing and analysing information, attending interviews with investigation subjects, conducting risk analysis, legal surveys, drafting opinions, legal memos and client alerts and preparing client-facing presentations and pitches.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a candidate that:
- Is enthusiastic, pro-active, organized and eager to learn;
- Is interested in (financial) criminal law;
- Is a third-year Bachelor or Master student with strong academic performance;
- Has excellent Dutch and English writing skills;
- Can demonstrate analytical and communication skills and experience in conducting legal research;
- Is a self-starter, motivated and a good team member;
- Is available for at least two days a week for at least three months (start date: short notice, TBD).
How to apply?
Are you an ambitious student eager to join the team? Let’s get in touch:
Kirsten Menger (HR/Recruitment Assistant)
+31 (0)20 462 9490
+31 (0)6 8991 1368
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