a Trainee (6 months) for our Technologies & IP law department

PwC Legal is a highly reputable top-tier firm based in Luxembourg. We provide high quality legal solutions to major international and domestic clients and combine our tailored expertise with a truly global and cross-competent approach.

Our team is widely recognized for its innovative and business-oriented approach, its team spirit and strong core values.

We are currently looking for a Trainee (6 months) for our Technologies & IP law department (Un stagiaire pour notre département en droit des Technologies & IP)

Located at the heart of Europe, at the crossroads between France, Germany and Belgium, Luxembourg is a melting pot of nationalities and is also the European country with the highest proportion of foreigners with 174 nationalities represented in its population. Luxembourg is also renowned as one of the world’s major financial centres as well as the privileged location of some E.U. institutions (notably the European Investment Bank and the European Court of Justice), Luxembourg is a prosperous business platform boasting great political stability and one of the world’s highest standards of living. Luxembourg ranks at the top of the safest countries in the world and one of the best place to work and live at. 

Your Mission:

You will join our team to work on various types of files providing legal advice to a wide range of international and multi-national clients, private equity houses, financial institutions and institutional clients. Your duties will include: 

Involvement in several stimulating files with the team (including liaising with external officials) which will allow you to discover and in turn apply the best technical methods in respect of international legal issues

Attending on certain client meetings or calls in order to gain familiarity with Customer relationship management

Undertaking research on several topics and distilling such research into pragmatic advice

Being involved in a wide variety of files including, but not limited to, problematics related to data protection (GDPR), IT related matters, contractual matters, e-commerce, media law, telecommunication and intellectual property

Being involved in the development of the department through visibility actions, such as legal news or conferences

Following the trends of the area, both in Luxembourg and the European Union

We offer:

From the moment that you join our team, we aspire to make your work experience an outstanding and engaging one by offering a personalized mentoring program allowing you to:

Gain insight into the various activities of an international law firm 

Develop unique expertise and exposures to different practice areas

Attend training seminars and create opportunities for personal progression 

Acquire practical experience which will enhance your professional development

Discover a friendly work environment that invites you to expand valuable knowledge and experience, explore opportunities, and discover a place for you.

The candidate should have:

A university degree in Law (Bac + 5)

A first relevant experience in Technologies & IP law practice 

An experience in data protection and contractual matters would be an advantage

Excellent communication and team player

A perfect command of French and English

Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to adapt easily

If you feel that you match our current recruitment needs, please send your application to: [email protected]

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.