Welcome to International Law Careers, a site dedicated to providing useful, clear and accessible information and advice for all those seeking to develop a career in international law. International Law Careers tells you everything you need to know, whether you aim to work in international organizations, NGOs, national government, academia or the private sector. Our members can also access the latest international law job listings and articles in our member advice guide (view subscription information).
International Consultant for Training of Trainers/Experts (TOT) on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)United Nations Development Programme UNDPTirana
Programme Manager, Rule of Law, Human Rights and Security SectorUnited Nations Development Programme UNDPBaghdad
International ConsultantUN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights OHCHRKabul
International Expert on WTO TBT AgreementOrganisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe OSCEDushanbe
Legal AssociateIslamic Development Bank Group ISDBSaudi Arabia
Who employs international lawyers?
International lawyers are not confined to working abroad, for inter-governmental organizations or multi-national law firms; although these sectors form a significant part of the international law job market. The growing reach of international law means that there are many more
Successful networking – the golden rules
International law is a field where there are more law graduates looking for a job than there are jobs that need to be filled, competition is global and many applicants are highly-qualified and come with great experience. These realities make
- How to: Succeed in a videoconference interview Video-conference interviews (often using Skype but also using specific video conferencing equipment) are very common in international law recruitment – the interviewer and interviewee can often be in different continents, and it is simply not practical to arrange in person...
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