Hill Dickinson is a leading and award-winning international commercial law firm with more than 840 people, including 175 partners and legal directors. From offices in the UK, mainland Europe and Asia, the firm delivers advice and strategic guidance spanning the full legal spectrum. The firm acts as a trusted adviser to businesses, organisations and individuals across the globe from a wide range of market sectors, advising on non-contentious advisory and transactional work through to all forms of commercial litigation and arbitration.
Hill Dickinson prides itself on fostering the strongest client relationships and adding value through innovation.
Award-winning mentor – Winner of Best Training Principal 2019 (LawCareers.Net Training and Recruitment Awards), our training principal, Richard Capper, is responsible for your overall training and ensuring that you have a valuable experience with us.
Specialist approach – Our training contracts offer tailored, focused routes allowing you to train in the area of law you want to progress in so you can become a specialized lawyer from the outset.
Recruit to retain – Our small intake ensures that each trainee has our full attention and means we have the resources to give you as much support as you need when beginning your career.
Stimulating work – You will be given immediate responsibilities and challenging tasks as you become a valued member of our team. We involved and positively acknowledge trainees working together with more senior colleagues in large corporate deals and cases.
Giving back – Whether volunteering at a charity you wish to support personally, working with our community partner charities or getting involved with some of our firm-wide environmental, diversity and inclusion initiatives, we’ve got something for you.
Wellbeing – We have a dedicated programme offering a variety of activities and benefits to support you. We want our people to have a good work life balance, encouraging an agile and flexible approach to working.
Internships & Placements
We have up to 60 insight scheme places available across our Liverpool, London, Manchester and Leeds offices.
Apply online via our online application form on our website – www.hilldickinson.com/careers. Applications open 1 November 2019 and close 31 January 2020 for summer 2020 insight schemes in conjunction with training contracts commencing 2022.
School Leaver Programmes
Salary & Benefits
1st year – £26,000 2nd year – £28,000
1st year – £37,000 2nd year – £39,000
Academically, you’ll need at least a 2.1 and ABB or equivalent. We want our trainees to show a commitment to learning throughout their careers. We want trainees with the insight and awareness to understand our clients’ demands and what is expected of us as an international law firm, so we want to hear about your business background. You’ll need to have experiences that demonstrate your passion for a career in law and the motivation you’ve got to get there.
How To Apply
Apply online via our website at www.hilldickinson.com/careers. Applications open on 1 November 2019 and close on 31 January 2020 for insight schemes or 30 June 2020 for training contracts.