Start Your Legal Career with an Internship in China

China Internship Placements’ Legal internship program matches college students and Young Graduates with a Guaranteed internship in top legal Consulting Firms or Legal Departments of Multinational Organizations. We put you in charge of the Placement process, as you work with our Internship Coordinator in restructuring your application materials such as CVs and cover letters, before accepting an offer from our large network of Legal Entities.

A legal or paralegal internship in China is ideal for Graduates and College Students considering a solid career in Legal Consulting career. The China legal internships present opportunities from diverse sub-industries such as corporate law, Contract Law, Financial Compliance, Intellectual Properties and many more. As part of your work as a legal intern, you will be working on law research, Conduct Case studies, research into case reports, work on litigations, renew IP rights at MOFCOM and so more challenging tasks.

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Legal Internships in Beijing and Shanghai - Components

Get the best combination of components that maximize your resources and experience while on an internship in China. Its Internship and Career strategy on the same platform. Get ahead of your peers with our Mentoring and Coaching, and stay safe with our Insurance worth $100,000 health expenditure and emergency evacuation

Guaranteed China Internship your selected Sector
Personalized Career Coaching with Top Experts
Business Seminars, Networking & Social Events, Including Fun Trips to Historical Sites
Accommodation, Visa & Insurance
Chinese Language Lessons and CulturalImmersion
24/7 China Support, Orientation, Airport Pickup, dropoff. SIM, Transport Card & Phone

Law Internships In China

Our Legal Interns in China are given the opportunity to develop law-related skills of doing business in China. Joining our legal internship in China hosted in Beijing or Shanghai, you will learn more about the Intellectual property, Chinese Business systems, and due diligence, Commercial and property law, research case studies, write reports and edit completed cases. Our interns work in a Legal department of Multinational organizations or serve in Boutique Law firms shadowing a professional legal practitioner. Legal internships in China this summer, undergraduates will gain an in-depth exposure to real-life cases of litigations, work with License Renewal in MOFCOM and Shanghai Technical Contract Office and so much more. Apply now and be considered for these rolls. Internships in China for International Students with legal background certainly is a great opportunity to also learn about Chinese Legal systems. These roles may be Paid Legal Internships or unpaid positions depending on the company in question.

Job Descriptions and what Legal Interns do

Whether you are taking a summer legal internship as a college student in China or Young graduate or even switching career, aside from specifics of the host companies, these roles run through most vacancies

Practicing and learning to deal with legal affairs under the direction of lawyers of the People’s Republic of China.

Help the Chamber Lawyers to prepare legal documents

Search legal information from the internet, papers or magazines for the law firm in a form of case laws, studies and judicial precedents.

Speak with clients and partners and interview them as starting process to onboarding projects

contact potential clients and exploit markets abroad;

proofread legal documents including but not limited contracts, agreements legal opinions, lawyer’s letter etc..;

attend negotiations for legal services and business;

other daily legal service practice.

Legal Internship Sub-sectors Available on the CIP Platform

Business (Corporate) Law

Environmental Law

Intellectual Property Law

Contract Law

Cross Border / International Trade Laws

Compliance and Due Diligence

Compliance and Due Diligence

Start Your Legal Career

Conduct Case studies, research into case reports, work on litigations, renew IP rights at MOFCOM and so more challenging tasks

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Find the position that's right for you -in one of 7cities in China



The Legal Internship in China is hosted in a variety of locations and cities across China.  Join our  Internship abroad programs and get the best of China and also launch your career.

Study in Beijing

Legal Internship Beijing

Our professional Legal internship is hosted in beautiful cities such as Beijing. It is a great opportunity to combine an internship with the Chinese language. Law internships are best hosted in Beijing

Study in Shanghai

Law Internships in Shanghai

A law internship in Shanghai places participants into legal Boutique firms with lots of career prospects. Inquire now and be considered as there are limited opportunities.

Study in Beijing

Guangzhou Legal Internships

These internships in China program is always ahead of the industry in terms of benefits. Apply now for our Guangzhou internship program !

Study in Shenzhen

Paralegal Internship Shenzhen

China Internship in Shenzhen could be an eye opener to the development of China in perspective. Secure an international experience with an internship abroad all year round 2, to 12 months

Study in Nanjing

Law Internships Hangzhou

Coming Soon! Our Hangzhou Internship is designed to give participants first-hand experience into a tech city with lots of opportunities for startups and business

Study in Beijing

Practice Law in Chengdu

Chengdu Internship is one of our latest programs. The city has lots of opportunities to offer College Students on an International internship mission. Inquire Now!

Study in Beijing

Law internship Qingdao

Qingdao is one of the destinations for our China Internship and happens to be a heavy industrial center. Participants will combine internship and language

Application Process


Review & Apply

Get Accepted & Enroll

Select & Secure an Offer

Visa, Arrival & Delight

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Visa Process / CIP Provides Comprehensive Visa Support

Internship and Study Visas for our Participants 

In order to Intern in China legally, you will need a student visa which is an X Chinese Visa category. Though it costs CIP so much money to get these documents, we do not want to put you into legal brawls while in China. The Chinese Government is very serious about this.
CIP Partners with the right government organizations to provide these visas. Check out our Visa Description Page
Learning Chinese in China, CIP will provide a student visa for your trip to China. We have a Dedicated Support Team standing by to help you with filling visa application forms, submission procedures etc.

CIP Reviews

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