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Description
Description

Freeth Cartwright LLP MyLocker firm

Overview

Vacancies: 10-12
Trainees: 24
Partners: 125
Staff: 599
Work placement: No
Minimum qualification: 2.1
Start salary: £23,000
Sponsorship: Discretionary LPC

Application details and method of selection

Online application form available here. The application process for the direct entry training programme will re-open on 2 January 2014 and close on 13 July 2014 to receive applications for training contracts commencing in 2016. The application process for the training contract with part-time study programme will open on 1 December 2013 and close on 28 February 2014 for starting dates in September 2014.


Firm description and career prospects

Freeth Cartwright LLP is a regional firm. Tracing its origins in the East Midlands back to 1805, the firm became Nottingham's largest firm in 1994, and has since pursued its dynamic strategy of becoming a regional law firm, with successful offices now established in Birmingham, Derby, Leicester, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Sheffield and Stoke. While Freeth Cartwright LLP is a heavyweight commercial firm, serving a wide variety of corporate and institutional clients, there is also a strong commitment to a broad range of legal services, which includes a substantial private client element. This enables us to give a breadth of experience in training which is not always available in firms of a similar size.


Types of work

The firm covers a wide range of work and is organised into four divisions: real estate and construction, commercial services, private client and personal litigation.


Sponsorship

Discretionary LPC funding on the Direct Entry Training Programme. GDL and LPC fees are paid on the Training Contract with Part Time Study Programme.


Type of practice

General Commercial, General Practice, Corporate & Commercial


Work areas


Offices

Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Manchester, Birmingham, Stoke upon Trent, Sheffield, Milton Keynes, Oxford and London.


Diversity access schemes

Black Lawyers’ Directory

News

17/10/2013

ULaw launches LLB scholarship with Sunday Times and 15 law firms

The University of Law has teamed up with The Sunday Times and 15 leading law firms to offer the chance to win one of 12 £6,000 LLB scholarships and over 20 work experience placements.

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16/05/2013

LawCareers.Net Awards makes it a perfect 10

The LawCareers.Net Training & Recruitment Awards celebrated their 10th year with over 200 recruiters, partners, trainees and other friends joining the LawCareers.Net team for a chic riverside reception at the Design Museum, Shad Thames.

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10/05/2013

LC.N Awards shortlist announced

Today we are pleased to bring you details of the firms and individuals who are nominated for the 10th annual LawCareers.Net Training & Recruitment Awards.

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05/02/2013

February underway with two mergers

Two mergers went live on 1 February. Howard Kennedy and Finers Stephen Innocent have rebranded to become HowardKennedyFsi following their merger, while Oxford firm Henmans has merged with leading regional firm Freeth Cartwright to become Henmans Freeth.

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Meet the Lawyer

Freeth Cartwright LLP

Freeth Cartwright LLP

  • James Clamp

Basing an entire career on the desire to be a movie-based, military-lawyer type may not seem like a great way to start, but things have worked out beautifully for James Clamp, real estate lawyer at Freeths.

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