Dentons – Graduates – Open Application


Are you a recent graduate and ready for the next step? At Dentons we are always looking for talent ready to use their entrepreneurship, pro-activity and creativity for real work, both at national and international level. This is possible through the opportunity to start as an associate within one of our areas of expertise as a lawyer, tax specialist or notary.


  • Graduated with master’s degree in Dutch law
  • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language, both verbal and written
  • Looking to start your career as an associate within an international law firm
  • Ready for an opportunity to get acquainted with all facets of the legal profession


At Dentons you get all the responsibility you can handle. You learn by fully participating in one of our practice groups. You will participate in the execution of deals and cases, meeting clients and taking your place in our business operations. You will be immersed in our professional culture from day one and our colleagues will intensively guide you. Your supervisor will provide with daily support and feedback.

Successful candidates will be placed in their preferred practice (where possible).
Below is an overview of our practices:

  • Public Policy and Regulation
  • Employment
  • Real Estate
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • EU & Competition
  • Intellectual Property/IT/data protection
  • Notary
  • Tax
  • Banking & Finance
  • Restructuring and Insolvency


Recruitment process
Dentons is a perfect start of your career. You will gain legal experience within the world’s largest law firm. If you want to boost your career within a future focused and challenging environment, than we would like to invite to send us the following:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Transcript of your academic records
  • Evaluation forms of internships (if applicable)


About Dentons
One of the characteristics that makes Dentons unique is our polycentric approach: we have no global headquarters and no dominant culture. This enables us to understand the different local cultures in which we work and live, and ensures us to implement them in our business. This also creates a unique positive culture in which you can grow and build a career.

In the Netherlands, this culture consists of motivated colleagues, training opportunities, various committees, Friday afternoon drinks, sports teams, an annual ski trip, a Christmas party and much more.

Essential to our success as a global law firm, is our ability to attract and retain the best talent from a diverse range of backgrounds. We want a work environment where everyone can reach their potential and we have an inclusive culture, which respects individual differences. We undertake and support a number of internal and external initiatives aimed at increasing diversity within the profession and we encourage all our partners and staff to get involved. Dentons is committed to providing equal opportunities for all.

Questions? Please feel free to reach out to: [email protected]

We look forward to receiving your application!

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