White & Case Graduate Careers
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- Employer White & Case LLP
- Salary(Starting) £52,000
- Salary(Second year) £57,000
- Salary(NQ) £140,000
- Location London
- Vacancies 50
The AllAboutLaw perspective on White & Case
With offices from Beijing to Boston, White & Case is a truly global law firm. Trainees at White & Case regularly work with clients all over the world, on big-ticket cases. No two days are the same for a White & Case trainee, as you’ll be spending your time solving problems within multiple legal systems. Everyday you’ll be challenged with high-quality, stimulating work.
White & Case offers a number of different practice areas, including debt finance, capital markets and international arbitration. No matter the seat you're in, you’ll be working with teams in a variety of different offices, and will receive plenty of responsibility from your first day. White & Case is a “high-stretch, high-support” workplace, and provides plenty of support and practical training to produce highly skilled lawyers.
The firm is keen to recruit ambitious, globally minded trainees to work across borders and cultures. Aside from academic requirements, personal attributes are also important, with the firm looking for “a positive and friendly attitude, be enthusiastic and work well in teams.”
With offices in 31 countries, the lawyers of White & Case are incredibly diverse, and the firm is keen to celebrate these differences. Diversity initiatives include programs to aid women with their professional development, collaborations with external organisations like Black Men in Law and celebrating Pride Month.
What the firm says
White & Case is a global law firm of more than 2,500 lawyers worldwide. We’ve built an unrivalled network of 45 offices in 31 countries. That investment is the foundation for our client work in over 200 countries today. Complex client projects, nuanced local market knowledge and global capabilities define who we are. Many White & Case clients are multinational organisations with complex needs that require the involvement of multiple offices. As part of our training contract, we offer every trainee a guaranteed six-month overseas seat.
- 1st Year Trainee Salary£52,000
- 2nd Year Trainee Salary£57,000
- GDL Course Fees paidYes
- GDL Living Costs grant£7,500
- LPC course fees paidYes
- LPC Living Costs grant£10,500
- UK Offices1 (London)
- Worldwide Offices45
- NQ Salary£140,000
- Winner - Best Training Contract
- Winner - Best Events
- A-Levels AAB
- Degree 2:1
White & Case celebrates and welcomes differences. The firm strives to create an environment where everyone can bring their authentic, full selves to work and thrive. Their aim is to promote a respectful, supportive workplace environment, where all people feel accepted for who they are, experience a sense of belonging and are empowered to unite across differences.