Scratch the surface of Simmons & Simmons and you’ll discover a leading law firm of over 1,600 colleagues, offering expert legal advice across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. We operate across four key sectors and a range of services to help clients navigate all kinds of legal challenges, from buying and selling national chain stores to developing new fleets of aircraft. We work in the areas that matter the most to everyone’s future, from Life Sciences to Technology, Media and Telecommunications. So whatever you do, wherever you go, you’ll see developments we’ve been involved in. All you need to do is look, and you’ll uncover the world of law.
We offer two-year training contracts in London and Bristol. As well as moving through four six-month seats across our sectors, you’ll also benefit from the Compass programme: our unique and progressive trainee skills academy that offers a combination of practical learning, mentoring and online tools. Our teams teach you about the world of law, and you’ll find your niche in the process, qualifying into your choice of practice area.
Get right to the heart of life as a trainee lawyer on our vacation schemes:
Winter (London): one week scheme aimed specifically at final year students and graduates of all disciplines. Applications open 01 October 2017.
Spring (London): two-day workshop for first year students of all disciplines, and penultimate year non-law students. Applications open 15 January 2018.
Summer (London): two-week scheme open to penultimate and final year students and graduates of all disciplines. Applications open 15 October 2017.
Summer (Bristol): one-week scheme open to penultimate year law students and final year students and graduates of all disciplines. Applications open 15 October 2017.
A series of open days, run throughout the year, are also available in London and Bristol to all students and graduates.
For more information, please visit: http://graduates.simmons-simmons.com/