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We are welcoming applications for our September 2022 trainee solicitor intake.
This is an opportunity to join a dynamic and distinguished full-service firm in Central London. We provide high quality training across a range of specialist areas, whilst developing your skills both personally and professionally. We are dedicated to providing our Trainee Solicitors with a comprehensive and diverse foothold into the legal world.
We are a forward-thinking law firm based in Farringdon, Central London, providing legal services to a wide range of private and commercial clients, ranging from PLCs and private companies to individuals. We pride ourselves on our innovation and commercial know-how as well as our legal expertise.
Please send your CV and a covering letter to trainee recruitment at [email protected].
The closing date for applications is 30 November 2021. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted or processed.
All candidates will be informed of the outcome of their application by email.
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Lawrence Stephens is a leading full-service law firm located in Farringdon, London EC1. We provide high quality, specialist legal services for matters related to real estate, real estate finance and banking, family, employment, corporate and commercial, construction and development finance, private wealth and succession planning, dispute resolution and business restructuring and insolvency.
We work with a range of corporate and private clients from private companies, financial institutions and SMEs, to entrepreneurs, executives and high-net-worth individuals. The sectors in which we operate are diverse and include property, retail, sport, leisure and technology.
Established in 1997 by our three founding partners, Lawrence Kelly, Steven Bernstein and Stephen Messias, Lawrence Stephens has enjoyed continued success and growth ever since; we now have 14 directors and a further 32 fee-earners. Our lawyers are driven, enthusiastic, approachable and commercially aware.
Our team is close-knit, friendly and sociable; we believe that staff wellbeing is of paramount importance which is why we regularly arrange company social events and have a dedicated team of mental health guardians.
Everyone at Lawrence Stephens has the chance to make a difference; we are passionate about supporting the community, protecting the environment and promoting diversity. We also run charitable initiatives throughout the year to raise funds for our nominated charity.
When you join Lawrence Stephens, you will be given responsibility and autonomy from your first day and will be supported through each stage of your career development by experienced and understanding senior staff. We guarantee that you will have boundless opportunities to achieve and accelerate your legal career at our firm.
Trainees at Lawrence Stephens are given varied. well-rounded training and will have regular reviews with the training director to assess their progress and development.
As well as a sound academic background and high levels of personal achievement, we look for drive and commitment, independence, creative thinking and personality.
We like our trainees to stay with us when their training contract finishes and embark on the first stage of their legal career with Lawrence Stephens.
- Real estate
- Construction & development finance
- Corporate & commercial
- Private wealth & succession planning
- Real estate finance & banking
- Dispute resolution
- Corporate & Commercial
- General Practice
Banking & finance
Banking and finance involves many financial products, from bank loans to companies to highly structured financing arrangements across multiple jurisdictions.
Commercial property/real estate
Commercial property lawyers work on a wide range of transactions including offices, retail developments and infrastructure projects.
Company & commercial
Commercial lawyers focus on trade, from commercial agreements about supply, manufacture and distribution to identifying the best routes to market.
Corporate finance/mergers & acquisitions
Corporate finance lawyers advise companies on all aspects of the buying and selling of whole businesses or business assets.
Commercial litigation involves the resolution of disputes in the corporate and commercial sphere.
Employment, pensions & incentives
Employment lawyers work across all areas of employment law, including handling discrimination, staff restructuring and whistleblowing issues.
Family lawyers deal with diverse issues including marriage, civil partnerships, cohabitation, separation, divorce, financial claims and pre and post-nuptial agreements.
Housing/landlord & tenant
Relationships between the owners and occupiers of properties, both residential and commercial, can be fraught with problems.
Restructuring and insolvency lawyers are necessary when a company, individual or other organisation is in financial difficulties.