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Pluses

2016

"The level of support both technical and legal and the energy/money invested in on-the-job training."
Second year trainee, London
"The variety of work and opportunities (whether client work, pro-bono work, clubs, secondments, etc) and the general quality and availability of people."
First year trainee, London
"Quality of work – interesting deals and high levels of responsibility. People – opportunity to work with good lawyers who are nice as well. Facilities – support staff takes a huge load off your shoulders and facilities such as the canteen are convenient."
Second year trainee, London
"Working with the best and brightest in the profession. Excellent training and support services."
First year trainee, London
"Complex legal situations. Good opportunities to learn the structure of deals inside out before being asked to take the lead. Friendly atmosphere even under pressure."
First year trainee, London
"The quality of training I am receiving from the associates and senior associates I work with."
First year trainee, London
"Lots of responsibility. Good client contact even in my first seat. Sitting with a partner. High-quality work. Good pay."
First year trainee, London
"Great facilities and support staff. Excellent training and high-quality clients"
First year trainee, London

2015

"The people, the firm's friendly atmosphere and also the pro bono opportunities."
First year trainee, London
"Being able to work on, and have a large involvement in, some very high profile transactions and cases. The great variety of the work and the clients, who are from all around the globe, from all different sectors, of all different sizes and at different stages of growth of their business. Being able to work alongside and learn from some of the most intelligent and market leading lawyers in their respective fields. Being part of a team of like-minded and driven people."
Second year trainee, London
"The firm's client base and international reach."
First year trainee, London
"I appreciate the opportunities to work on big deals; people have actually heard of the stuff I'm working on."
First year trainee, London
"The great office location, friendly colleagues and a good salary."
First year trainee, London
"The firm has a good international presence and network of offices. It also offers friendly colleagues, open door policies and excellent training."
First year trainee, London
"The intelligent, friendly and social people I get to work with."
Second year trainee, London
"The incredibly friendly atmosphere - it honestly supersedes expectations."
First year trainee, London
"Exposure to the best clients, the best lawyers and the best work."
Second year trainee, London
"Exposure to top tier well-known clients and the most complex work in the market. Working with the brightest minds."
First year trainee, London
"Quality of work and exposure to complex international deals. The office, its facilities, the people and the training."
Second year trainee, London
Our 'Inside Buzz' reviews are the comments and views of recent graduate recruits, giving you a view of what it may be like to work for an organisation. Copyright of all TARGETjobs Inside Buzz material lies solely with GTI Media.
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