Legal clerkship: Practical work experience in your chosen domain
You have passed your first state examination with above-average results and would now like to gain practical work experience in a professional environment during your traineeship? Then we offer you the opportunity to complete your training with us.
Commitment, creativity and the ability to work in a team
Good knowledge of English for international tasks desirable
You will support the respective departments in all legal matters on an ongoing basis
You take on suitable topics and work on them both independently and on your own responsibility
You actively participate in the processing of larger projects
You prepare correspondence and contracts
You contribute to publications
The preparation of legal opinions is also one of your tasks
What awaits you:
Our top benefits for legal trainees
We show you a job description that the compulsory stages of a legal traineeship practically do not give you an insight into.
In the last month of the chosen domain (Wahlstation), we will actively support you in your intensive preparation for the upcoming oral examination in cooperation with the Hemmer legal revision centre.
35-hour week with flexible distribution of hours
Independent and autonomous work on topics in an appreciative, international working environment
Free access to our digital learning platform for your professional and personal development
What can you expect in the application process?
Our multi-stage and tailor-made selection process offers you and us the opportunity to get to know each other. Show us your enthusiasm and courage and become part of the Volkswagen Financial Services family.
We look forward to receiving your application!
1. Receipt of your application
After you have created an applicant profile and placed your application for your dream training occupation, you will receive a confirmation of receipt by e-mail. This may also appear in your spam folder. If you have not received an e-mail, please check your applicant profile to see whether you have sent your application.
2. Your application will be reviewed
Both the recruiting team and the hiring manager will thoroughly review your application. This may take some time.
3. We invite you to an interview
We will take the time to get to know you and your skills and abilities even better. At the same time, you will have the opportunity to ask us all your questions and find out even more about VW FS. The conversation can take place by phone, Microsoft Teams, or in person.
4. We will inform you of our decision
We will inform you of our decision shortly after the interview. We will also discuss all further steps with you here.
Frequently asked questions about the legal clerkship
You still have a few questions for us? We have compiled the answers to the most frequently asked questions
in connection with applying for a legal clerkship.
How can I apply for a legal clerkship?
Please send us your complete application documents via our applicant portal approximately three to six months before you wish to start. Please include a complete CV in tabular form, proof of completion of the first state examination and copies of relevant certificates (Abitur, vocational training, internships). You can find our vacancies for legal clerkships in our daily job board for the various functional areas.
I am a non-EU citizen – what additional documents do I need?