Phatshoane Henney Group law firms are leading law firms in their territories and are consistently recognised as the law firm of choice by their clients. By considering a member firm you are not only applying to a top law firm, but joining a national network of leading law firms, with shared resources, knowledge and opportunities you can benefit from.
Our member firms care for their clients and believe in a personal approach to practising law. Professionals are not a number but form part of the family of a firm. With firms spread across South Africa the broad geographic diversity, amazing possibilities for work-life balance and unique and diversified clients, make for unparalleled career options at our firms.
Our member firms wish to recruit young professionals that align themselves with our values and aim to work at a firm that celebrates teamwork, innovation and high standards. We are passionate about diversity and see opportunity in what diverse skills and backgrounds can offer.
If this appeals to you, then you have come to the right place! So make sure you check out our Vac Work opportunities and information on applying for articles. We also have some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that may help. And, if you still can't find an answer, drop us a message using the Get in Touch form at the bottom of the page.
When you article at a Phatshoane Henney Group member firm, you can be comfortable in the knowledge that you are serving your articles at a leading law firm that takes care of its staff and invests in its professionals.
Member firms pride themselves on having new breed lawyers that value expertise, personal relationships with clients, collegiality and teamwork. Member firms invest in their professionals with on-the-job training, formal skills development, mentorship and professional development to support professionals to develop into competent attorneys that add value to the firm and clients.
Articling at a member firm also affords access to resources such as the Group Knowledge Centre, Candidate Attorney Support Centre, online legal resources, online training and much more. Member firms offer highly competitive remuneration packages and have other perks and amazing work-life balance benefits which should be taken into account when you consider where to apply for articles.
By articling at a member firm you also become part of the largest legal network with offices, services and clients unmatched by any other law firm or group in South Africa.
So grab the opportunity and apply today. And remember you can apply to more than one member firm for articles, increasing your chances of success.
Many of our member firms host vacation programmes throughout the year. These vac work programmes vary from firm to firm and provide the ideal opportunity to learn more about the practice of law as well as what it is like working at a member firm. At the same time it gives you the chance to check out a firm you are interested in and learn more about articling at that firm.
Take note that many of our member firms recruit extensively from graduates that attend vacation programmes at their firms. Applying for and attending one of these vac work programmes may give you that all-important foot in the door at a leading law firm. But don’t delay, as there is a growing demand for vac work but limited space.
Please check out upcoming vac work opportunities below, and remember to check back regularly for new vac work programme listings:
, Newcastle21 June - 25 June 2021CLOSED
, Alexandria, Grahamstown23 April to 30 April 2021CLOSED
Get to know the Group firms during the virtual Phatshoane Henney Group Open Week taking place online from 31 May to 4 June 2021. Attendance is free and everyone is welcome!
Download the schedule here
Book your 30-minute slot(s) and receive your Zoom-link(s) by indicating via email to Azola Ndiza at firstname.lastname@example.org
, which sessions you wish to attend. Any queries can also be directed to her. We look forward to seeing you there!