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Career Opportunities

Vacancy – Candidate Attorney – Environmental Law

Warburton Attorneys Inc. is now calling for applications for a candidate attorney position commencing in early 202. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated law graduate who has a passion for and can demonstrate a special interest and experience in environmental law.  Preference will be given to historically disadvantaged individuals (HDI).

LOCATION

Parkwood, Rosebank, JHB

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Completed Bachelor of Laws (LLB);
  2. Academic results of LLB;
  3. Indicate whether you have completed Practical Law Training (PLT) or whether you plan to register for PLT (on a full-time or part-time basis);
  4. Registered for/completed Master of Laws in Environmental Law (LLM) or related field and academic results if applicable;
  5. Details of any practical experience in environmental, health & safety, energy or mining law; and
  6. Valid driver’s licence and own vehicle.

SALARY

Market Related

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HOW TO APPLY

All applications must be sent to admin@warburtons.co.za and must include the following, preferably in a single PDF document:

  • A cover letter explaining your interest in doing your articles at Warburton Attorneys Inc. including a motivation why you think you would be the best candidate for the position;
  • a curriculum vitae (3-5 pages), with contactable references and updated personal contact information;
  • a written letter of reference;
  • certified copies of academic transcripts for all secondary and tertiary qualifications;
  • a certified copy of the photo page of your identity document, or – if you are not a South African citizen – a certified copy of the photo page of your passport, and of your valid work permit;

Only certain candidates will be contacted for an interview based on a review of the applications. Those candidates that are requested to meet at our offices for interviews will be required to write a 45 minute written test directly after the interview in our offices. Background screening will be conducted for any candidates on the final short list, after the first round of interviews have been conducted. We reserve the right not to appoint if suitable candidates are not found.

Criteria for applying for a Candidate Attorney position:

1. Motivation letter;

2. Detailed curriculum vitae;

3. Matric Certificate;

4. Completed Bachelor of Laws (LLB);

5. Academic results of LLB;

6. Indicate whether you have completed Practical Law Training (PLT) or whether you plan to register for PLT (on a full-time or part-time basis);

7. Registered for/completed Master of Laws in Environmental Law (LLM) or related field and academic results if applicable;

8. Details of any practical experience in environmental, health & safety, energy or mining law; and

9. Valid driver’s licence and own vehicle.

Criteria for applying for a Professional Assistant/Associate position:

1. Motivation letter;

2. Detailed curriculum vitae;

3. Matric Certificate;

4. Completed Bachelor of Laws (LLB);

5. Academic results of LLB;

6. Completed Master of Laws in Environmental Law (LLM) or related field and academic results;

7. Completed articles of clerkship;

8. Admitted into the High Court of South Africa (admitted South African attorney) and proof thereof;

9. Details of any practical experience in environmental, health & safety, energy or mining law; and

10. Valid driver’s licence and own vehicle.

If you meet the above-mentioned criteria, kindly send your CV and all supporting documentation to admin@warburtons.co.za

If an administrative position becomes available at Warburton Attorneys Inc, we will advertise the position and criteria on this page.

For any queries, please contact Samantha Phillips on 011 447 6848.