As a legal associate, you will cooperate widely with colleagues and close clients, and take responsibility early on. Our clients include many of the top Swedish and international corporations. Many of our assignments involve cross-border work, and you will work together with colleagues in other countries on a daily basis.
Who are you?
We are looking for applicants who recently graduated/will receive a law degree with excellent academic qualifications, and who would like to work in all of our various transactional groups (Bank & Finance, Corporate Law, Capital Markets and Private Equity).
You enjoy working at a fast pace in an international organization, and you want to grow and develop further at the firm. You can see the big picture of every deal, and you are solution-oriented. When working in a group, you are a team player with excellent cooperation skills and social ability. You work hard, and you have a strong interest in transactions. In addition, you are analytical, accurate and structured. You also find it stimulating to work on several projects simultaneously, and you are used to keeping deadlines and working independently. Just like us, you value hard work and modesty.
Since the majority of your work will be carried out in English, you must be able to work completely unhindered in both English and Swedish.
What we offer you
You will get the opportunity to join an international organization, where the business is focused on the respective Practice Group, regardless of country or office. Baker McKenzie’s global M&A and PE teams complete more cross-border transactions than any other firm. We make considerable investments in development programs, for personal as well as career development. We have a socially oriented workplace with many joint activities, such as lunchtime jogs, football tournaments abroad and After Work at the Stockholm office.
We warmly welcome your application, including your CV, transcripts and certificates, etc. The selection process is ongoing, so please apply today!
About the business:
Large, well-known clients. Focus on innovation. Challenging work. Baker McKenzie is the top ranked law firm in the world—and one of the world’s leading full-service firms in the area of corporate law. But most important is for you, as an employee, to feel highly appreciated when working with us. Our entire culture is based on everyone having the opportunity to develop to their full potential.
We are a tight knit team of 110 people in Stockholm, with all the advantages of the international firm. We are located in comfortable offices with a central location at Vasagatan 7, and we offer you a stimulating, inclusive and pleasant work environment. We work together across legal areas and international borders, to provide our clients with the best possible support. Baker McKenzie was founded in Chicago in 1949, and today we have more than 12,500 employees in 77 offices in 46 countries. Baker McKenzie has been established in Sweden since 1991. The firm’s Swedish offices are environmentally certified to ISO 14001.