This section offers you profiles of the men and women who have the ability to welcome you to the legal profession with open arms or close the door in your face. Read on for info on what makes them tick, what impresses them and what makes each of their firms unique.

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Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

  • Emma Ridley

A qualified solicitor herself, Emma Ridley’s careers advice and application tips stem from first-hand experience of both sides of the process. Read on for her salient advice and to learn more about top US-headquartered firm, Kirkland & Ellis.

Nabarro LLP

Nabarro LLP

  • Mirrick Koh

Mirrick Koh of Nabarro is in the unique position of having been a lawyer at the firm before crossing over to graduate recruitment. His insight into and advice on everything from applications to law fairs is not to be ignored.

DWF LLP

DWF LLP

  • Emma Byers

Emma Byers has plenty of recruitment insight to share about DWF, including advice on the video interview component of the firm’s application process for training contracts. Read on to learn more.

Vinson & Elkins RLLP

Vinson & Elkins RLLP

  • Sarah Stockley

Member of the graduate recruitment team and baking enthusiast , Sarah Stockley knows what it is like to be a trainee at Vinson & Elkins, and can tell you all. Learn more about her role and the sorts of things you can expect as a trainee at Vinson & Elkins.

Baker & McKenzie

Baker & McKenzie

  • Rebecca Ryalls

Rebecca Ryalls of Bakers has much knowledge to impart on the topics of impressing at law fairs, making error-free applications and how to get the most from a vacation scheme. Read on for these tips and more.