Get a sense of what different firms’ vacation schemes are really like by reading these insider reports from candidates who have experienced them first hand. Will a firm focus on mock exercises and workshops or give you the full trainee solicitor experience? Find out before deciding where to apply for work placement schemes and training contracts. 

Allen & Overy LLP

Allen & Overy LLP

Emin Moskofian

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: History
  • University: University College London
Ashurst LLP

Ashurst LLP

Matthew Vine

  • When: Winter 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Nottingham
Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie

Isabel Foster

  • When: Spring 2014
  • Subject: Geography
  • University: St John’s College, Cambridge
Bristows LLP

Bristows LLP

Sophie French

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Oxford
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Rachel Feldman

  • When: Summer 2015
  • Subject: Law
  • University: King’s College London
Clyde & Co LLP

Clyde & Co LLP

Nicole St Hilaire

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: Anglia Ruskin University
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

Oliver Ratnatunga

  • Subject: Italian
  • University: University of Bristol
Covington & Burling LLP

Covington & Burling LLP

Matthew Beech

  • When: Summer 2014
  • Subject: History
  • University: University College London
Hogan Lovells

Hogan Lovells

Georgia Davies

  • When: Spring 2017
  • Subject: Psychology
  • University: University of Durham
Ince & Co LLP

Ince & Co LLP

Benjamin Lester

  • When: Spring 2015
  • Subject: History
  • University: King’s College London
Jones Day

Jones Day

Leonie Ghirardi

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Reading
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Zoe Woodhouse

  • When: Summer 2015
  • Subject: Politics with international studies
  • University: University of Warwick
Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins

Evan Whyte

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Southampton
Linklaters LLP

Linklaters LLP

Harry Meek

  • When: Winter 2015
  • Subject: Psychology
  • University: University College London
Macfarlanes LLP

Macfarlanes LLP

Olivia Maclellan

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Durham
Mayer Brown International LLP

Mayer Brown International LLP

Evangelene Boothman

  • When: Summer 2015
  • Subject: Modern languages
  • University: University of St Andrews
Mills & Reeve LLP

Mills & Reeve LLP

Jonathan Christy

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Nottingham
Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright

Thomas Widdows

  • When: Winter 2014
  • Subject: Chemistry
  • University: Imperial College London
Osborne Clarke LLP

Osborne Clarke LLP

Aidan Coghlan

  • When: Summer 2015
  • Subject: History
  • University: University of Oxford
Reed Smith

Reed Smith

Alice Powell

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: European studies and French
  • University: King’s College London
Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths

Hannah Howard

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Buckingham
Slaughter and May

Slaughter and May

Camilla Turner

  • When: Spring 2015
  • Subject: History
  • University: University College London
Stephenson Harwood LLP

Stephenson Harwood LLP

Margaux Harris

  • When: Winter 2015
  • Subject: GDL
  • University: The University of Law
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Dermot Costello

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: Law with American studies
  • University: King’s College London
TLT LLP

TLT LLP

Aziz Din

  • Subject: Law and politics
  • University: University of Manchester
Travers Smith LLP

Travers Smith LLP

Ryan Mason

  • When: Winter 2015
  • Subject: History
  • University: University of Warwick
Vinson & Elkins RLLP

Vinson & Elkins RLLP

Freddie Wright

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of Bristol
Walker Morris LLP

Walker Morris LLP

Jake Smith

  • When: Spring 2016
  • Subject: Law
  • University: University of York
Watson Farley & Williams LLP

Watson Farley & Williams LLP

Kaajal Shah

  • When: Spring 2017
  • Subject: Law with international legal studies
  • University: University of Southampton
Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP

Ilaria Olivero

  • When: Summer 2015
  • Subject: Politics with economics
  • University: University of Bath
White & Case LLP

White & Case LLP

Katherine Daley

  • When: Spring 2015
  • Subject: History & politics
  • University: University of Exeter
Withers LLP

Withers LLP

Martha Male

  • When: Summer 2016
  • Subject: English
  • University: University of Bristol