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Trainee Solicitors (London)

Our Training Contract

Dorsey’s London office takes on two trainee solicitors every September. We look for trainees who can really add value to our team, which goes beyond billable hours. Our ideal candidates are academically excellent, proactive, team players, friendly, hardworking and capable of developing long-lasting and fruitful client relationships.

Each trainee will complete four six-month seats in the following practice areas: mergers & acquisitions, capital markets & banking, commercial litigation and real estate & intellectual property.

Trainee solicitors’ salaries are standard for, and increase in line with, the London market.

You can find a copy of our training contract brochure here

 London Training Contract Brochure 2020

Applications for September 2021 training contracts will be accepted until 31 July 2020. We recommend that applications are submitted in June or July in order to ensure they are as up-to-date as possible when they are considered. To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to Michael Cashman (cashman.michael, the Training Supervisor.

London Office Open Evening

Dorsey’s London office will be holding an Open Evening on 26 March 2020. This will consist of a presentation about Dorsey from several partners followed by an informal Q&A session with trainees and associates. This is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the firm and its training contract in a relaxed and friendly environment.

The application deadline for the Open Evening has now passed. Details of any future Open Evenings will be posted here once confirmed.

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