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Legal Trainee - Antitrust Practice (September 2021)

Firm Summary

White & Case is an elite
global law firm serving leading companies, financial institutions and
governments worldwide. Our long history as an international firm means we are
perfectly placed to help our clients resolve their most complex legal
challenges wherever they may be.

With lawyers operating from more
than 40 locations, working in virtually every country of the world, we have
invested heavily in building a high-quality full-service practice competing at
the top of the market. We are distinguished by our on-the-ground presence in
the world’s key financial markets and our strengths in handling complex
cross-border work.

It’s not just about our global
network of offices; it’s the global interconnectedness of the Firm that our
people, and our clients, value most. We work well together across geographic
and practice boundaries. It’s one of the reasons we attract and retain
cross-border work. And why we attract a diverse group of people.

Our lawyers are globally minded,
enterprising, collaborative and committed to excellence. Diversity is a core
value of our Firm and it has been recognized with numerous awards and top
rankings around the world. Our people represent 90 nationalities and speak 80
languages.

Position Summary

Our Brussels office offers graduated law students a possibility to
gain experience and training from an international law firm through our trainee
program. By working closely with senior associates and partners, you will be
able to gain practical experience of advising and clients on various aspects of
European law, including notification of mergers or state aid procedures before
the European Commission, drafting and filing briefs for litigation before the
European Courts, informing and advising clients on European regulatory issues
and lobbying the EU institutions. Our trainee program runs for twelve months,
hiring each year in March and September. The next period will start in
September 2021. Our trainees work on a full-time basis.

We are looking for law student to join our large international law
firm. If you are ambitious, hardworking, independent, creative and
detail-oriented, this is a unique opportunity to participate in interesting
international transactions and become a member of our young, dynamic team.

Qualifications

Law
students interested in a position as Legal Trainee:

* Need to have completed their academic
qualifications including modules on EU or Competition (Antitrust) law, and
relevant legal experience including a European institution.

* Completion of an LL.M.
at a foreign university is an asset.

* Candidates need to be
outgoing and resilient, with strong communication and social skills and a
high degree of commitment to the job.

* A fluent level in
English is required. Knowledge of another language is desirable.

* Previous work experience
in a law firm is a plus.

* Candidates must have
very good analytical skills.

* Candidates will show
diligence, attention to detail, professionalism, eagerness to learn,
ability to work in a fast-paced environment and as part of a team.

* Candidates should have
very good computer skills.

Location and
Reporting

* This role is
based in Brussels.

The
Firm may modify and amend this job description at any time at its sole
discretion.

1The above is a general description of the essential duties associated
with this position and does not represent an exhaustive or comprehensive list
of all duties.

Primary Location
: Belgium-Brussels

Job
: Competition

Job Posting
: Nov 2, 2020, 10:23:05 AM
Legal Trainee - Antitrust Practice (September 2021)

Firm Summary

White & Case is an elite
global law firm serving leading companies, financial institutions and
governments worldwide. Our long history as an international firm means we are
perfectly placed to help our clients resolve their most complex legal
challenges wherever they may be.

With lawyers operating from more
than 40 locations, working in virtually every country of the world, we have
invested heavily in building a high-quality full-service practice competing at
the top of the market. We are distinguished by our on-the-ground presence in
the world’s key financial markets and our strengths in handling complex
cross-border work.

It’s not just about our global
network of offices; it’s the global interconnectedness of the Firm that our
people, and our clients, value most. We work well together across geographic
and practice boundaries. It’s one of the reasons we attract and retain
cross-border work. And why we attract a diverse group of people.

Our lawyers are globally minded,
enterprising, collaborative and committed to excellence. Diversity is a core
value of our Firm and it has been recognized with numerous awards and top
rankings around the world. Our people represent 90 nationalities and speak 80
languages.

Position Summary

Our Brussels office offers graduated law students a possibility to
gain experience and training from an international law firm through our trainee
program. By working closely with senior associates and partners, you will be
able to gain practical experience of advising and clients on various aspects of
European law, including notification of mergers or state aid procedures before
the European Commission, drafting and filing briefs for litigation before the
European Courts, informing and advising clients on European regulatory issues
and lobbying the EU institutions. Our trainee program runs for twelve months,
hiring each year in March and September. The next period will start in
September 2021. Our trainees work on a full-time basis.

We are looking for law student to join our large international law
firm. If you are ambitious, hardworking, independent, creative and
detail-oriented, this is a unique opportunity to participate in interesting
international transactions and become a member of our young, dynamic team.

Qualifications

Law
students interested in a position as Legal Trainee:

* Need to have completed their academic
qualifications including modules on EU or Competition (Antitrust) law, and
relevant legal experience including a European institution.

* Completion of an LL.M.
at a foreign university is an asset.

* Candidates need to be
outgoing and resilient, with strong communication and social skills and a
high degree of commitment to the job.

* A fluent level in
English is required. Knowledge of another language is desirable.

* Previous work experience
in a law firm is a plus.

* Candidates must have
very good analytical skills.

* Candidates will show
diligence, attention to detail, professionalism, eagerness to learn,
ability to work in a fast-paced environment and as part of a team.

* Candidates should have
very good computer skills.

Location and
Reporting

* This role is
based in Brussels.

The
Firm may modify and amend this job description at any time at its sole
discretion.

1The above is a general description of the essential duties associated
with this position and does not represent an exhaustive or comprehensive list
of all duties.

Primary Location
: Belgium-Brussels

Job
: Competition

Job Posting
: Nov 2, 2020, 10:23:05 AM
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