Norton Rose Fulbright

Meet the Recruiter

Gemma Barns
Norton Rose Fulbright

Spending time at the McLaren Honda Technology Centre is just one of the perks of the job for Gemma Barns, trainee recruitment adviser at Norton Rose Fulbright. Read on to learn more about this and the many other great things about working at this super firm.

Simmons & Simmons LLP

Meet the Lawyer

Simmons & Simmons LLP

Phoebe So always knew she wanted to be a lawyer; find out how she got her dream job and what working as a corporate associate at City giant Simmons & Simmons is really like.


Is a career at a City law firm for you?

There’s never been a more interesting time to join the big business world of City law. Don’t for one minute imagine that you need a certain type of background. City recruiters know it’s all about how far a person can go in the future, not where they’ve already come from.

LCN videos

The GDL has begun and I’ve just finished the first week. Watch to find out what my first impressions are and what I think about the course.

The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook

The Training Contract & Pupillage Handbook is now available, FREE, from university careers services and  law faculties. Make sure you collect your copy of the preeminent print resource for future lawyers. The Handbook provides in-depth information and advice about how to launch your legal career, features details of over 1,000 potential employers and much more. Don’t miss out on accessing this crucial information!

Thomas Eggar

Featured Lawyer

Adam Kemeny
Thomas Eggar

University College London (UCL) | Trainee solicitor

You receive support from supportive and inspiring supervisors and colleagues who genuinely care about your development. At Thomas Eggar you are entrusted with varied work from an early stage and with a small trainee intake you have every opportunity to impress.

Ask the oracle

Ask the Oracle

How to tell the different types of City firm apart
Dear Oracle ...

I want to pursue a career at a large City firm, but the various terms that such firms use to describe themselves – ‘international’, ‘global’, ‘magic circle’ and others – have got me confused. Do these various terms essentially mean the same thing?