Reflections

David Hofierka

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2015

I arrived at NTSCORP as an Aurora intern at an exciting time, as it was during this time that 2 historic native title claims were being finalised. The first was a native title claim that had been over 10 years in the making for the Barkandji people at Broken Hill.

Emily Burke

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2014

My Aurora internship via the Aurora Native Title Internship Program at Chalk & Fitzgerald was an incredibly educational and rewarding experience. I was involved in a range of matters, spanning litigious, commercial and advisory work.

Jacinta Wang

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2014

I undertook my Aurora internship via the Aurora Internship Program at Chalk & Fitzgerald in Winter 2014. It is a law firm that specialises in native title law and land claims for Indigenous people.

Julia Kingston

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2013

The Aurora Native Title Internship Program offers internships with a range of different organisations working with native title and indigenous issues. The placement is also available as a self-organised external internship as part of the elective law subject LAWS3308.

Rehana Richard

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2012

For anyone seeking to combine social justice with practical legal experience, this placement is just for you! Over the winter break I undertook a 5-week internship with Chalk & Fitzgerald Lawyers, a respected specialist legal practice in Sydney.

Nell Cantrill

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2016

The experience and exposure that I received during my Aurora internship at Chalk & Fitzgerald to the legal profession and Indigenous legal issues far exceeded my expectations.

Timothy Bate

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2016

I undertook an Aurora internship with Chalk & Fitzgerald (C&F)in June/July 2016. The internship was a rewarding experience, one that I would highly encourage law students to engage in.

Cherie Beninger

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2017

I was one of the lucky participants of the Aurora Internship Program during the summer round in 2016.

Sasha Johnson

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2017

I was one of the lucky participants of the Aurora Internship Program during the summer 2016/17 round.