Get the inside buzz from graduates at Foot Anstey

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 5 ratings in 2017)
"Vibrant, exciting and entrepreneurial."
9.0 / 10
Formal Training
8.8 / 10
Offices & Dress
8.5 / 10
8.6 / 10
7.8 / 10
7.3 / 10
Pro Bono
7.8 / 10


  • A lot of effort is made to ensure that trainees receive a high level of both formal and informal training.
  • People at the firm are allowed a lifestyle hour outside of work each week that can be used however they like.


  • Some feel that there is a lack of firm-organised socialising.
  • Moving between offices can take time and effort for trainees.

What insiders say about...

"The application process consisted of an online application form followed up by an..."

"Welcoming and inclusive. Everyone is very friendly and approachable and you never..."

"There's an excellent induction programme where all trainees are given a great insight..."

"This depends on the individual but for the most part people will take the time to..."

"There's lots of space. Plymouth has a stunning location overlooking the harbour...."

"The firm is very flexible with the hours I work. Each week we are able to take full..."

"The bonus structure is very thin but the salary is very good for the South West and..."

"The discount portal helps with shopping and cinema tickets. The lifestyle hour (you..."

"If you could pick a new client for Foot Anstey, who would it be and why? How have..."

"The firm aims to be as paperless as possible for a law firm so we use online files..."

"We have a diversity group that meets regularly to implement policies and highlight..."

"Each seat is different in terms of exposure but all seek to give good-quality workloads...."

"Trainees get two days a year out of the office to volunteer with a pro bono project...."

"The firm actively listens to the needs and wishes of trainees and seeks to address..."

"Having to move around the South West can require a lot of work."

"The firm's dominant presence in the south west drew me to it as it was in an area..."

"I'm fairly confident, although some seats are highly sought after. It is not guaranteed..."

"One of our partners is known for singing show tunes as he works. Sometimes this turns..."

"Friendly, ambitious and dynamic."

"Moving around the different offices can be quite difficult and stressful with accommodation..."

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