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Opportunities at law firms

An increasing number of law firms are running events that target first-year law students, with a view to attracting them to their firm at the earliest possible stage. For full details on which firms are running first-year law specific open days and vacation schemes, see the table below: 

FIRM OPEN DAY VACATION SCHEME
  Offered Date Deadline Offered Deadline
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 08/12/22 16/11/22 No
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 13/12/22 16/11/22 No
CMS No Yes 24/12/22
Premier Solicitors LLP No Yes 31/12/22
Simmons & Simmons LLP No Yes 19/12/22
Slaughter and May No Yes 16/12/22
FIRM OPEN DAY VACATION SCHEME
  Offered Date Deadline Offered Deadline
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 08/12/22 16/11/22 No
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 13/12/22 16/11/22 No
Slaughter and May No Yes 16/12/22
Simmons & Simmons LLP No Yes 19/12/22
CMS No Yes 24/12/22
Premier Solicitors LLP No Yes 31/12/22
Watson Burton LLP No Yes 31/03/22
Burges Salmon LLP Yes 07/04/21 25/03/21 No
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 11/11/21 14/11/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 07/12/21 07/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 07/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 07/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 07/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 09/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 09/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 09/12/21 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 09/12/21 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 10/11/21 17/10/21 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 17/11/21 17/10/21 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 24/11/21 18/10/21 No
Shoosmiths Yes 12/01/21 30/11/20 No
Shoosmiths Yes 19/01/21 30/11/20 No
Shoosmiths Yes 26/01/21 30/11/20 No
Shoosmiths Yes 02/02/21 30/11/20 No
TLT LLP Yes 09/11/21 09/11/21 No
TLT LLP Yes 18/11/21 18/11/21 No
TLT LLP Yes 25/11/21 25/11/21 No
TLT LLP Yes 30/11/21 30/11/21 No
Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP Yes 12/01/21 No
Baker McKenzie Yes 19/10/22 01/10/22 No
Baker McKenzie Yes 24/10/22 01/10/22 No
Baker McKenzie Yes 14/11/22 01/10/22 No
Baker McKenzie Yes 21/11/22 01/10/22 No
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP Yes 07/12/22 16/11/22 No
Dentons Yes 17/03/22 27/02/22 No
Dentons Yes 22/03/22 27/02/22 No
DLA Piper UK LLP Yes 12/05/22 09/05/22 No
Gateley Legal Yes 17/11/22 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 14/10/22 05/10/22 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 18/10/22 05/10/22 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 27/10/22 05/10/22 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 08/11/22 14/10/22 No
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Yes 24/11/22 14/10/22 No
RPC Yes 16/02/22 11/02/22 No
RPC Yes 03/03/22 27/02/22 No
Shoosmiths Yes 05/12/22 31/10/22 No
Shoosmiths Yes 06/12/22 31/10/22 No
TLT LLP Yes 27/10/22 27/10/22 No
TLT LLP Yes 03/11/22 03/11/22 No
TLT LLP Yes 15/11/22 15/11/22 No
Vinson & Elkins RLLP Yes 26/04/22 05/02/22 No