Trainee Solicitor (Law)

  • International Law Firms
  • Watford, London, Milton Keynes

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  • Employees: Over 10,000



As a trainee you will undertake four six-month seats, including a contentious seat or attending an external litigation course. Your transactional experience will include banking (if in London) and corporate, construction or real estate (if in Milton Keynes). Middle East trainees will spend two seats in the UK and two in the Middle East.             

All our offices have an excellent reputation and training programme, who focus on high quality work for high quality clients.  Our teams allow trainees to quickly become an integral part of the business and to be well supervised and supported during the training contract.  

You may also have the opportunity to work in one of our international offices or with one of our clients.

Your legal training begins with a thorough induction and Professional Skills Course – but that's where the hand holding ends.  As part of Dentons you'll be given all the responsibility you can handle, including running parts of cases and meeting with clients.

Train with us and we'll gladly recognise your value.  You'll earn a  competitive salary.  In London £40,000 in your first year, rising to £44,000 in your second year.  In Milton Keynes you'll earn £27,200 in your first year, rising to £29,750 in your second.  We'll also pay your GDL / LPC law school fees during actual years of study as well as a study maintenance grant of £5,000 per year of study (£6,000 in London).