Vacation Scheme

London (Greater)
Competitive salary
07 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
The vacation scheme at Macfarlanes gives you a two-week snapshot of life as a trainee. You will be given hands-on experience, enabling you to develop a real understanding of the firm's culture and work. You might draft a letter and then work through the draft with a solicitor or trainee; or research a live issue for a client. You may be taken to client meetings or to meet counsel. You will spend each of your two weeks with us in a different practice area, working alongside a partner, solicitor or trainee At the same time, you will undertake a mock transaction that will run for the duration of your placement. The vacation scheme has a strong social component. As well as the organised events, bowling with our trainees for example, or lunch with our partners, there are many opportunities to get to know people throughout the firm and to find out if Macfarlanes is right for you. The dates of our 2017 vacation schemes are as follows: - Easter: 3 - 13 April 2017 - Summer scheme 1: 26 June - 7 July 2017 - Summer scheme 2: 10 - 21 July 2017