About the schemeOur vacation schemes are not just an opportunity to see the life of a trainee associate, it’s your chance to live it. You’ll find out whether life at the firm is for you as you take on real work for real clients. You’ll work directly with expert colleagues and gain unique experience, while being supported every step of the way to develop your skills and determine your career direction.
What you need to know
We only recruit trainee associates from our vacation schemes, and to be eligible for the schemes, you must be a graduate, or in your penultimate or final year at university.
Applications are currently closed for the year and will reopen on 1 September 2023 for our winter, spring and summer vacation schemes.
Winter Vacation Scheme: November/December 2023Our winter vacation scheme application window opens for finalists and graduates on 1 September 2023 and will close on 1 October 2023. The scheme will run from Monday 27 November to Friday 8 December 2023.
Spring Vacation Scheme: April 2024 Our spring vacation scheme application window opens for penultimate-year students, finalists, and graduates on 1 September 2023 and will close on 1 December 2023. The scheme will run from Monday 8 - Friday 19 April 2024.
Summer Vacation Schemes: June – July 2024Our summer vacation schemes application window opens for penultimate-year students, finalists and graduates on 1 September 2023 and will close on 1 December 2023. The schemes will run from Monday 10 – Friday 28 June 2024 and Monday 8 July – Friday 26 July 2024.