CHARACTERISTICS


LEGAL TRAINEESHIP

Opportunity to acquire a working experience in a legal field in a foreign country.


FOR ELSA MEMBERS

STEP is available for law students and recent graduates who are ELSA members.


2 WEEKS TO 2 YEARS

STEP traineeships could last from 2 weeks up to 2 years.


VARIETY


VARIOUS LANGUAGES AND EDUCATION LEVELS

STEP traineeships are very diverse, they are available for students from all education levels, from all the jurisdictions and from various language backgrounds.


VARIOUS FIELDS OF LAW

STEP traineeships are very diverse, they cover a variety of legal areas.


DIFFERENT LANGUAGES AND STUDY LEVELS

STEP traineeships have different working languages, and are available for students from all study levels.

LEGAL PRACTICE


PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE

Developing practical working skills.


LEGAL KNOWLEDGE

Acquiring professional legal experience.


DIVERSE KNOWLEDGE

Obtaining a diverse knowledge of different legal areas.

CULTURAL EXPERIENCE


NEW LEGAL SYSTEM

Learning about a different legal system.


NEW CULTURE

Experiencing the culture of another country and improving language skills.


NEW PEOPLE

Meeting new people from all around the world.

ACCESSIBILITY


COMPENSATION

STEP traineeships are generally paid, or accommodation is provided.


SUPPORT

Receiving assistance with creating and submitting the applications and all relevant practical information about doing a traineeship from ELSA.


RECEPTION

Getting included in local cultural and social life through participating in activities organized by ELSA.