Internship programs

COMPANYThe Summer Legal Internship Programme “Future Lawyers”
REQUIREMENTSThe Summer Legal Internship Programme “Future Lawyers” was launched by the AIFC Academy of Law as a part of strategic objectives of the AIFC, which is to enhance human capital in the organisation. The AIFC aims to attract and prepare talented law students and graduates from leading universities worldwide, who could contribute to the further development of the AIFC. Students and fresh graduates who are self-motivated, open to new challenges, eager to gain new skills, and acquire unique experience in working with the AIFC are encouraged to apply for the AIFC Summer Legal Internship Programme. We believe that this programme can provide a unique learning experience and give a great opportunity to gain valuable experience by working with the legal teams within the AIFC.

Please click here to see the Programme Description.


Fluent speaking and written English
Completed a minimum of 2 years of an undergraduate law degree; or
fresh graduate (undergraduate/ postgraduate); or
a newly qualified lawyer.


Step 1 Download the application form for the programme

Step 2 Fill out the application form, write an essay on one of the topics listed below:

Advantages of the AIFC Contract law
Advantages of the AIFC Company law
Advantages of the AIFC Dispute Resolution system and its role in promotion of the rule of law in Eurasia
and send it along with your CV to

Please click here to see the essay submission guidelines

Step 3 Successful candidates will be announced via email in the 1st half of April 2020 and will be invited to the interview (online or in person)

Step 4 Selected candidates will be contacted by the Internship coordinator to finalize the recruitment process


Application period - 15 February 2020 – 30 March 2020

Candidate assessments and online interviews – 1 April 2020 – 30 April 2020

Internship period - 01 June 2020 – 31 August 2020


Interns will be working in legal teams of the AIFC Bodies, Organisations, and Private Law Firms registered in AIFC. Interns supported by the internship coordinators. The scope of work may vary on a day to day basis depending on the project. We will try to tailor the projects of your interests and expertise. There may be an opportunity to work on several projects simultaneously covering different legal issues.


The AIFC Legal Summer Internship Programme is the unpaid internship programme. Interns of this programme are expected to cover their living, travel, visa, and accommodation expenses on their own.


Interns are considered to be part of the office staff working from Monday to Friday (full-time internship). Working hours are from 9:30 am – 7:00 pm with a 1.30-hour lunch break.

For more information please email at or call +7 7172 64 72 52.

Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to have valuable learning experience to become qualified law expert!
Opening Date3/3/2020

Please send all inquiries to:
Meruert Adaibekova,
Director of Career&Employment Center, KIMEP
Tel +7(727)270-44-77/2102,2024 

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