Foot Anstey FAQs
From pro bono to secondment opportunities, we've got the answers to all of your questions about Foot Anstey here.
What kind of benefits does the firm offer?
The firm offers a variety of benefits, including a weekly lifestyle hour where you can take an additional hour away from work, five weeks annual leave with the option to buy and sell, shopping discounts and a gym membership.
Are there any secondments available?
Client secondments are common among trainees, and allow them to learn more about the client’s needs and how they can serve them best.
Are there any tips for the application process?
Foot Anstey advises students to get someone to read their application form, start applications early, and research the firm in great depth.
Are there opportunities for pro-bono or volunteering work?
Volunteering work is highly encouraged at the firm, with every employee receiving two days of paid volunteering each year. Past events have included raising money for charities supporting young people, and providing nonprofits with free legal advice.
Will the firm cover the cost of my GDL/LPC?
The firm covers the cost of the LPC and the GDL if necessary, and also provides students with a £5,000 maintenance grant for each year of study.