Why train with us?
Enjoying the work from day one
What makes us a great place to work and train as a solicitor? We asked our trainees and apprentices and they shared what stands out for them.
- You'll get stuck in from day one and be part of a close-knit team.
- You’ll have the opportunity to make a difference and be involved in high-quality international work.
- You’ll have a high level of responsibility from the start but be supported to do so.
Overall, you’ll enjoy the work.
Make a difference from day one
As a trainee, you will have the opportunity to be involved in meaningful work from day one. This could be for our clients or through one of our brilliant pro bono opportunities.
Feel authentic from day one
We know that everyone works better when they can be truly themselves, so we encourage a culture where you can have open and honest dialogue.
Variety of clients from day one
We work with a variety of clients including private individuals, family businesses, large corporations and governments. Our diverse practice areas and expertise will provide you with the opportunity to work with clients in different capacities.
Enjoy responsibility from day one
Our trainees are given all the responsibility and resources to get involved from the outset with a supportive network behind them to guide and aid them through their learning.
We understand people are relationship-orientated beings, capable of decision-making, taking responsibility for themselves and striving for personal development.
Feel supported from day one
Step into your trainee role with confidence, knowing that you’ll be surrounded by a supportive team, a go-to buddy and our dedicated Early Talent team.
You will also receive support from the Charles Russell Speechlys Business School through our Ignite programme to help develop your softer skills alongside your technical skills.
Create meaningful relationships from day one
As an international law firm with a focus on private capital, at the intersection of personal, family and business you will be able to build cross-office and interdepartmental relationships alongside deep and trusted relationships that deliver meaningful value to our clients.
Thrive in diversity from day one
We are committed to developing an increasingly diverse, inclusive and supportive workplace environment where everyone can bring their whole selves to work, feel valued, that they belong and can fulfil their potential.
Talk to partners from day one
We share our knowledge with each other to learn and improve what we do. The dynamic way we resource matters means you’ll work closely with partners regardless of which team you are in.
Our partners will involve you in high-quality work and regular feedback so that you develop throughout your journey, and learn from them along the way.
Enjoy the work from day one
Training with us means you’ll get a breadth of experience, quality of work, and a high level of responsibility, regardless of which programme or location you join.
We’re immensely proud of what we do and how we go about it. What matters to you, matters to us.