An unpaid traineeship of approximately 2 months will be available in the Chambers of Judge Christopher Vajda at the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg from 19th November 2019 or at the earliest convenience of the successful applicant to 31 January 2020.

This is an opportunity to engage with EU law at the highest level and gain important experience of how it works in practice. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of European Union law, have a reasonable command of French – the CJEU’s working language – and, by the time they take up a traineeship, either hold a law degree (preferably 2:1 or above) or have successfully completed a law conversion course. Applications, consisting of a brief CV and a cover letter indicating why you would like to undertake a traineeship and future career plans, should be sent by email to and as soon as possible, and, at the latest by 13th November 2019. Applicants are asked to state on what date they would be able to start the traineeship.