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What we look for in you

We’re proud of our people, their achievements and the exceptional levels of service they deliver for our clients. You’ll be impressed with what we have to offer our trainees, so how do you go about impressing us?

Here are some things we look for in our trainees:

  • commitment, ambition and enthusiasm for law - we want to know that you are serious about your career in law
  • work experience - how do you know law is for you if you haven’t had a taster?
  • straightforward - our clients want a common sense and commercial approach, our lawyers offer ‘if I were you’ advice, solve client’s legal and business problems and make the law accessible
  • exceptional client service – are you committed to delivering truly exceptional client service, going the extra mile and pre-empting client needs?
  • commercial awareness - are you aware of what is happening in the business world?
  • willingness to accept responsibility - you’ll be managing your own time and handling your own cases so we need to know that you’re up for the job
  • teamwork - we want you to be able to use your own initiative but also have the ability to work in a team
  • law or non-law - we accept applications from individuals with law or non-law degrees including those looking to change career
  • drive - we look for people who get things done.