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Akin Gump Training Contract 2020
- Entry Requirements: Minimum, 2:1 degree
- Salary: Year 1 - £48,000. Year 2 - £52,000
- Deadline: 14/07/2019
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Akin Gump’s London office is an exciting and inspiring environment to train as a lawyer. We offer up to five trainee places per year.
The firm’s culture is friendly, supportive and collaborative which allows for numerous opportunities for trainees to get to know everyone. There is a high level of partner involvement and trainees learn through first-hand experience working side by side with our lawyers on fast-paced, precedent-setting deals within interesting multi-discipline practice areas and by attaining early responsibility.
By focusing on a smaller intake we maintain flexibility and seek to grow the practice through our junior lawyer retention. Trainees have the choice of sitting within the financial restructuring, corporate/M&A, energy, finance, financial regulatory, investment funds, litigation and international arbitration, international trade/EU competition or tax practice areas.
Seats can be tailored to three or six month durations across the two-year training programme to provide a breadth of experience. Our trainees can also be considered for relevant international office and client secondments.
If you're interested in joining Akin Gump’s training programme, the first step is to complete an online application form. The deadline for training contract applications is 14 July 2019. Apply here.