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Ranked as one of Switzerland’s leading international law firms and one of the 10 largest law firms worldwide, CMS Switzerland is part of the CMS global network, which encompasses more than 4’500 legal professionals working from 73 offices in 41 countries to offer clients business-focused legal, tax and regulatory advice in domestic and cross-border matters.

Are you ready to unlock your potential?

We are continuously seeking talented people to join our practice teams and contribute to the growth of our offices in Zurich and Geneva. Whether you are an associate, trainee or student trainee, we offer stimulating opportunities with a truly global perspective to individuals willing to take their career to new heights in a forward-thinking law firm.

Are you looking for a new challenge?

The firm has a strong international focus and its expertise covers: Banking & Finance, Commercial, Competition & EU, Consumer Products, Corporate / M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment & Pensions, Energy, Funds, Hotels & Leisure, Infrastructure & Projects, Insolvency & Restructuring, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Private Clients, Private Equity, Public Procurement, Real Estate & Construction, Tax and TMC - Technology, Media & Communications.

You will gain a breadth of experience, tackling a variety of thought-provoking matters and advising a large, diverse portfolio of clients – renowned national and international enterprises, financial institutions as well as individuals. Given our industry-based structure, we encourage the development of in-depth specialist knowledge and expertise to understand clients and address sector-specific matters in a proficient manner.

Why should you join us?

When joining CMS Switzerland, you will find a dynamic and inspiring team-oriented work environment where fresh ideas and new perspectives are valued. We believe in empowering people, meaning you will be given exciting assignments for which you will take responsibility at an early stage. You will work alongside experienced lawyers from all levels who will guide and support you as you sharpen your skills. Countless opportunities to grow and learn will shape your career path at CMS. Yet, we foster talent development and will provide you with both internal and external training opportunities to nurture your know-how and excel as a professional. In addition, CMS operates a secondment system offering young lawyers the opportunity to work in other CMS offices.

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