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Bernitsas Law is a market leader in the provision of commercial law services in Greece and one of the largest firms in the country. Completing your training contract with us will offer you a unique opportunity to work with leading lawyers who advise major national and international companies on pioneer transactions and disputes.

We believe in investing in our trainee lawyers, giving them guidance and training to expand their knowledge and skills so that they gain the experience and confidence necessary to become valuable members of our Firm. Our trainee lawyers are active members of the Bernitsas Law team and offered the opportunity to work in core practice areas of the Firm, alongside leading lawyers on significant transactional, advisory and litigation matters.

Bernitsas Law runs 18 month training schemes throughout the year. Details of the minimum qualifications you should have in order to apply for our trainee programme are set out below.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates should have:

  • A strong academic record and hold a first or high 2:1 (or equivalent) at undergraduate level
  • The ability to work in Greek and English

The following attributes will be viewed positively:

  • Additional language skills
  • Further academic qualifications
  • Work experience and internships


Candidates must:

  • Be able to work effectively within a team
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be proactive and have an enthusiastic work ethic
  • Possess excellent writing skills and a detailed approach to legal writing and written communications

Current Opportunities

We welcome applications for trainee lawyer positions throughout the year.

If you are interested in applying, please send us your curriculum vitae to quoting “Trainee Lawyer”.