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The Association

The European Law Students’ Association, ELSA, is an international, independent, non-political and non-profit making organisation comprised and run by and for law students and young lawyers. Founded in 1981 by law students from Austria, Hungary, Poland and West Germany, ELSA is today the world’s largest independent law students’ association.

  • 42,000
    ELSA Members

    Our network is constantly growing, because more and more students and young lawyers feel the need of an internationality and extra university education in a daily work of leading lawyers.

  • 300
    ELSA Local Groups

    Each Local Group of ELSA represents an ELSA chapter of an individual faculty of law in Europe.

  • 43
    ELSA National Groups

    Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Macedonia, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine and United Kingdom.

  • 1
    ELSA International

    Significant number of international officers are working in order to provide a unique platform for a reach and coordination of the whole network.

Find the best students.
  • Internationality

    Internationally minded, preparing for professional life in an international environment.

  • Personal development

    Focused on continuous development of personal and professional skills.

  • Specialization

    Narrowly specialized in knowledge of different legal areas.

  • Practical skills

    Equipped with practical skills, getting ready for practising legal profession.

The ELSA members

ELSA’s members are internationally minded individuals who have interest for foreign legal systems and practices. Through our activities such as Seminars, Conferences, ELSA Law Schools, Moot Court Competitions, Essay Competitions, Law Review, Legal Research and the Student Trainee Exchange Programme, our members acquire a broader cultural understanding and legal expertise.

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Unique opportunity

Find your foreign trainees in our network and enjoy the benefits without any procedural costs.

  • Competent trainees

    Due to the amount of our members, it is not hard to find applicants. By offering a traineeship, you are using our pool of 43.000 law students and recent graduates with narrow specializations.

  • Diversification of the working environment

    STEP is your opportunity to find a native speaker with an experience from the respective legal system.

  • Free marketing

    Promotion among 43 European countries and more than 300 universities is a huge boost of your brand.

  • Simple procedure

    ELSA administers the whole application process.

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