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About K&L Gates LLP

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K&L Gates is one of the largest law firms in the world with more than 40 offices located in key capital cities and world commercial and financial centres across five continents. At K&L Gates, we foster an inclusive and collaborative environment across our fully integrated global platform that enables us to diligently combine the knowledge and expertise of our lawyers and policy professionals to create teams that provide exceptional client solutions. We marry process with vision, success with dedication, and method with passion.

K&L Gates is active in the areas of corporate/M&A, capital markets, private equity, restructuring and insolvency, banking and asset finance, structured finance, derivatives, aviation, debt capital markets, Islamic finance, funds, financial services regulation, antitrust, competition and trade regulation, public policy, real estate, planning and environment, intellectual property, technology transactions, construction, energy, infrastructure and resources, insurance coverage, regulatory, tax, employment, litigation, international arbitration, investigations, enforcement and white collar crime plus other forms of dispute resolution.

The training programme consists of weekly legal education seminars, workshops and a full programme of skills electives. Pro bono and corporate social responsibility activities are also encouraged.

Dates and deadlines

  • Training contract (2024 start) applications open 1 November 2021
  • Training contract deadline 31 July 2022
  • Vacation scheme (summer 2022) applications open 1 November 2021
  • Vacation scheme (summer 2022) deadline 31 January 2022


SQE sponsorship - to be confirmed

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Facts and figures
  • Number of employees: 51 to 250
Industry sectors
  • Law Solicitors
  • Law
  • Law, Legal Services & Patents