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Trainee Solicitor

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop a range of skills relevant for a career within the legal profession in a commercial environment, whilst gaining experience in four six-month seats over the duration of their training contract with us. They will liaise with partners and colleagues, and be given responsibility and challenged in a range of practice areas. They will participate in a range of training courses (department-specific, firm-wide, and as required by the SRA) to aid their development.

Skills and experience 

We seek to recruit candidates whom we view as having the potential to forge a long-term career with us. The candidates must:

  • have excellent academic results (a minimum of 128 UCAS points (ABB or above) and a consistently strong achieved 2.1 degree);
  • have completed the LPC with strong grades;
  • Demonstrate the following in their submission:
  • enthusiasm;
  • a drive to succeed;
  • teamworking skills;
  • resilience and strength of character;
  • initiative;
  • a sense of responsibility;
  • an innovative approach;
  • versatility;
  • an analytical and logical mind; and
  • excellent communication skills with strong attention to detail.

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