South-West leading light Thrings is a major player along the M4 corridor. Current trainees feel that the firm offers plenty of ‘scope for career development’ and gives them ‘excellent levels of responsibility’ as well as a ‘wide range of work’, all of which combine to make them feel that they are in the thick of it.

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Who are we?

We are a vibrant, expanding law firm with a diverse client base, offering excellent career prospects to ambitious trainees. We operate from offices in Bristol, Bath, Swindon, London and Southampton.

Who are you?

You’re bright and pro-active with real commercial awareness and a natural ability to build relationships and connect with people. You’re enthusiastic, dedicated and able to think independently. You hold a minimum 2:1 degree, possess strong ‘A’ levels and relevant work or life experience. You grasp facts well and work out solutions quickly. You’re sitting here nodding your head, agreeing as you read this? We want to hear from you.

What's in it for you?

We operate a structured two-year training contract split into four six-month seats. You can expect to gain experience within at least three different practice areas, with a balance of contentious and non-contentious work types. You are likely to work in a number of our offices, which means you’ll benefit from working in different environments, with different colleagues, in different locations.There is also the opportunity to sit within the Personal Injury Team, Novum Law, which is a sister company of Thrings LLP. Please click here to visit the Novum Law website.

And there's more...

You will gain hands-on experience and early responsibility, opportunities to work with a diverse client base, a dedicated supervisor, you’ll have regular appraisal feedback and be given the opportunity to attend training courses. There are regular office organised social events and the firm offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

What more could you want?

Our application process for 2018 training contracts opens from 19th January 2017 closing on the 2nd June 2017.

How to apply...

Please complete the online application form.

And finally… Questions?