Our firm is always looking for team members who are committed to a career in international arbitration and litigation and enjoy the challenge of working independently in a stimulating environment. We encourage our associates to take on responsibility early on in their careers and work with a high degree of independence within our supportive and open working environment.
We value and invest in each member of our growing firm. Associates can expect to work in different teams on a variety of high value arbitration cases involving parties from all over the world and before a variety of institutions. We offer a competitive salary, direct contact with clients and good career prospects, as well as excellent opportunities for professional and business development.
We also believe that the legal profession depends on a spirit of entrepreneurship and sponsor participation at marketing events and conferences for each of our associates, as they build their individual practice.
All applicants for lawyer and intern positions must have a strong academic record, an excellent command of spoken and written English, and preferably first-hand experience of international arbitration practice. Further academic qualifications, such as an LL.M. or a PhD in law, as well as relevant commercial or other experience and knowledge of foreign languages are welcome. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Vacancies for qualified lawyers, interns and administrative staff will be advertised here. We are also open to receiving speculative applications.
Peter & Kim would like to fill the following position in its Geneva office:
Swiss Law Associate
In order to meet the needs of our expanding international arbitration practice we are looking to recruit an Associate or Senior Associate who is admitted to the Swiss Bar. Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of Swiss substantive law and strong academic record. They should preferably have five to six years of post-qualification experience in the arbitration/litigation department of a Swiss or international law firm. Candidates must be fully proficient in English and French or German. Knowledge of further languages would be an asset. Additional qualifications, such as an LL.M. or doctorate, or international or professional experience would be welcome. Please send your letter of application and CV to the following email address: email@example.com
Trainee Lawyer/Avocat(e) Stagiaire
We are seeking to recruit a Trainee Lawyer/Avocat(e) Stagiaire with a strong interest in international arbitration and/or investment law, who will be looking to pass the Swiss bar exam. Candidates must be Swiss law graduates, with a master’s degree or equivalent from any Swiss law school and must have obtained or be in the process of obtaining the ECAV (école d’avocature) certificate. They should have a strong academic record and excellent drafting skills. Candidates must be fully proficient in French and English. Knowledge of further languages would be an asset. Additional qualifications, such as an LL.M. or doctorate, or international or professional experience would be welcome. Please send your cover letter, CV, university certificates and references to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further details about this position can be found here.
We would be happy to hear from you if you are interested in joining our team.
We shall endeavour to respond as soon as possible and thank you in advance for your interest.