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Work With Us

We want to work with bright, enquiring and motivated legal talent. Whether you are looking for work experience to kickstart your career or a new professional challenge, please get in touch with us.

We regularly assist law graduates and students with practical experience and mentorship, to contribute to our profession and learn from emerging legal talent. We take pride in our professional development program with many of our senior team commencing with Hillhouse as law clerks or junior lawyers.

Our offices have a welcoming and relaxed feel, based on our warm collegiate work culture. We have industry leading staff retention with a range of benefits for our team and an active social club.

Expressions of interest can be sent to the attention of our General Manager to

Hear From Past Students

The testimonials below provide insight to the engaged work experience we deliver.

When I first started my placement, I was a legal student nervous about my professional career. When I left, I was a legal professional ready to go out into the legal world and make a difference. I was made to feel a member of the team and given my o...

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I did my 4 week PLT Placement at Hillhouse Legal Partners. Everyone at Hillhouse made me feel welcome and treated me as if I was part of their team. Questions are encouraged and help is always provided. Throughout my time at Hillhouse, I gained valu...

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My time at Hillhouse was essential to my development as a student lawyer. Through interaction with partners and other legal staff at the firm, I was able to gain a number of skills which helped me develop and greatly assisted in my law school endeav...

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Hillhouse Legal Partners provided me with hands-on practical legal training (PLT) across a range of the firm's legal specialities. Robert Lamb, who supervised my PLT, is very knowledgeable and endeavoured to provide me with a range of learning exper...

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I approached Hillhouse Legal Partners to undertake work experience during my semester breaks. The Hillhouse team were welcoming, outgoing and highly professional, and always willing to share their legal knowledge. As part of my experience, I was abl...

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