Legal Trainees | Research Assistants

Corporate M&A | Private Equity

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NEON is a highly specialised transaction law firm, complemented by a powerful litigation team. We live co-entrepreneurship, are more than just colleagues and have fun at and outside of work. We advise in particular in the areas of private equity, venture capital, real estate and litigation. Our teams guarantee a high level of personal commitment and offer the opportunity to gain in-depth insights into our work and mandates as well as to contribute to a considerable extent.
Our M&A/private equity team provides ongoing advice on corporate law issues and comprehensive advice on transactions. Our clients include, in particular, mid-cap private equity investors and their portfolio companies. To support our team, we are always looking for ​

Legal Trainees | Research Assistants Corporate M&A | Private Equity

What we offer

  • an appreciative corporate culture with a variety of social activities (company run, afterworks, etc.)
  • Involvement in the mandate work from the outset
  • You will become part of the Private Equity team and will be assigned a dedicated mentor, but will also have the opportunity to gain insights into all other areas 
  • remuneration at the level of large law firms
  • weekly in-house yoga and English courses
  • support with exam preparation (e.g. Kaiser exam course and quarterly simulated oral exams in cooperation with two other law firms)
  • real prospects for the future: many of our lawyers and partners started their career with us during their legal traineeship
  • sustainable corporate governance: We have been CO2-neutral for years and continue to reduce our footprint every year
  • our package NEON.Family (e.g. financial support for daycare, a cozy family room in our office, special leave to care for sick children)

Your profile

  • You have an excellent academic record (at least 9 points in the first state exam) 
  • You enjoy creative and independent work
  • You are highly motivated, quick on the uptake, can think outside the box and enjoy working in a team 
  • You are fluent in German and have good English skills
  • no previous experience in Private Equity/ M&A required - just your interest and your desire to deal with new things!

Any questions?

Feel free to contact our Manager People & Culture | Business Professionals at or give her a call.
Click „Apply now“ to send us your application in German including your CV, motivational letter, relevant transcripts and references.

We look forward to meeting you!

Kristina Majstorovic
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