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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Ropes & Gray International LLP

Ropes & Gray International LLP

  • Katy McAteer

Global law firm Ropes & Gray has gone from strength to strength in recent years and its London office is an integral part of that success. HR guru Katy McAteer explains how the firm is moving to make its vacation scheme its primary UK recruitment tool and offers some valuable insights into the firm’s approach to recruitment. 

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright

  • Kesh Kularatne

Learn more about what makes Norton Rose Fulbright tick from Kesh Kularatne, graduate recruitment adviser and secret McDonald’s lover.

Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Trowers & Hamlins LLP

  • Anup Vithlani

Some like it hot, and that's certainly how Trowers & Hamlins' graduate recruitment manager likes his Nando's. Find out more about Anup Vithlani and his taste buds of steel, here.

Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths

  • Suzie Ingram

Graduate recruitment officer Suzie Ingram offers essential tips on how to impress during the recruitment process, as well as the many reasons why Shoosmiths is a great place to launch your legal career. 

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.