Trainee Retention

7.9 / 10

(based on 7 ratings in 2017)


"Some departments are more competitive than others and this may lead to some people being disappointed, but this is no different to many other firms with oversubscribed departments."
Other - NQ (end of qualification year), London
"All but two people from my intake were kept on."
Second year trainee, London


"They're very good."
First year trainee, London


"Retention rates are very strong at the firm."
Second year trainee, Hong Kong (seconded from London)
"Kirkland has a strong record of trainee retention"
First year trainee, London
"The firm hires to retain. It invests a lot of time and effort into training and mentoring trainees to ensure that they can reach the required standard, meaning retention rates are very high."
First year trainee, London
"The firm has great retention rates, as long as you want to be a transactional lawyer."
First year trainee, London
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