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2016

"Having previously met trainees and associates from the firm, I was very impressed with their attitudes."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"Big international presence but still not as impersonal as some of the biggest firms can feel."
First year trainee, London
"I started working here on a six-month contract. Intended it to be a stop gap, but enjoyed working here so much that I decided to apply for the training contract. When I was successful, I was offered a permanent contract, and worked with the firm for two years while I did my LPC part time, which the firm sponsored me on!"
First year trainee, Cardiff
"Somewhere that wasn't exclusively city focused and was engaged in the whole of the UK and Ireland."
First year trainee, London
"From the start, Eversheds was the only place I wanted a training contract. I was attracted to the firm's excellent culture and reputation, and their rapid growth excited me."
First year trainee, London
"I had been a paralegal with the firm for two years before applying for my training contract. I saw first-hand the team environment within the firm and the great quality of work on which we were instructed."
First year trainee, Birmingham
"Endorsements from friends who had come across Eversheds, very friendly open day."
First year trainee, Nottingham
"Market leader in certain areas of law. One of the strongest in my city. Variety of work and a variety of what you can do during your training contract regarding seat selection and secondments."
Second year trainee, Birmingham
"I am a very ambitious person, but I have a very strong link to South Wales. Eversheds is the only international law firm based in Cardiff and therefore I felt that it would be the best place for me to train. There are also a number of amazing opportunities for trainees, including client secondments and the ability to work in offices abroad. I was really attracted by the friendly culture, which was perfectly balanced with the challenging and varied work from globally renowned clients."
First year trainee, Cardiff
"I worked at Eversheds as a legal assistant for over two years before starting my training contract, so I knew before that Eversheds was where I wanted to be. I loved the open plan style of the office and that everyone was approachable, even partners of the firm."
First year trainee, Cardiff

2015

"The high standard of work encouraged me to apply to the firm."
First year trainee, Nottingham
"The international and client secondment opportunities, as well as the firm's expansion strategy, were all attractive to me."
Second year trainee, London
"The international opportunities and how welcoming and friendly the office was definitely drew me towards it."
Second year trainee, Cardiff
"I attended several open days hosted by the firm and really liked the people I met and the culture. Also, for the city I want to work in, I think it is the firm that is doing the best work on a national and international stage."
First year trainee, Birmingham
"Eversheds reputation made the firm stand out for me."
First year trainee, Cambridge
"I was drawn to the firm by the personable people, international opportunities, complex high-profile work, how there was good training provided and the fact that I was given lots of responsibility during my training contract."
Second year trainee, Manchester
"The firm's diverse culture was an attraction."
First year trainee, Manchester
"I was attracted to the firm's regional prowess and ambitious growth strategy. It also boasts really high value clients."
First year trainee, Manchester
"Experiences I had of meeting people at the firm, and the impression I got of the culture made Eversheds stand out for me."
First year trainee, Birmingham

2014

"I chose this firm for the international opportunities, the good training and because it's a top law firm."
First year trainee, Cambridge
"The international work and opportunities, the clients and the reputation are why I chose the firm."
First year trainee, Nottingham
"Eversheds offers international opportunities in a regional setting."
First year trainee, Cambridge
"Eversheds has good international secondment opportunities."
Second year trainee, London
"The firm's international reach and scope of the work."
Second year trainee, Newcastle
"Innovation; Eversheds has developed several services as a result of client feedback and other internal innovation - this includes the company secretarial unit in Manchester and the recent online auto-enrolment tool."
First year trainee, Leeds
"The reputation in the market, the NQ possibilities and clientele."
First year trainee, Leeds
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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