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Trailblazing open days – 5th, 19th and 26th November 2020

Taylor Wessing
Taylor Wessing
  • Entry Requirements:AAB, on track for a 2:1
  • Salary:N/A
  • Deadline:16/11/2020
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Taylor Wessing is a global law firm that serves the world's most innovative people and businesses. Deeply embedded within our sectors, we work closely together with our clients to crack complex problems, enabling ideas and aspirations to thrive. Together we challenge expectation and create extraordinary results.

We work with clients in the world's most dynamic industries and help them succeed by advising on their businesses throughout their life cycle. Specialising in technology, media and communications, life sciences, energy and infrastructure and private wealth, we act for 32 of the world's top 50 brands; some of the world's most exciting start-ups and unicorns; and some of the world's wealthiest families. 

A diverse client base allows us to advise on more than just the law. We're a firm that encourages new ideas and different ways of doing things. Our experts play an essential role in advising clients on business growth and protection, while introducing them to new people, new markets and fresh perspectives that will help their businesses stand out and flourish. 

Collaboration is key to our success.  We recruit a wide range of students including those who haven't studied Law. 

Types of work

Our specialists attract the most dynamic clients in the industry. We do more than just advise on the law. Companies with innovative business models, emerging technologies and exclusive products, and high stake investments need to remain competitive and distinctive. This is how we work.  

We have an unrivalled network of industry leaders we work with and introduce our clients to. From start-ups to liquidity to global brands, clients work with us because it sets them apart.

'Superb', 'outstanding', 'expert', 'strategic' and 'commercial' are all terms associated with our reputation.  We want everyone to enjoy working with us – as much as that is possible when providing legal advice.  Efficiency is important, but anticipating needs for greater protection and security through creative solutions compliments the advice we provide to clients and will prepare you for future challenges of exceeding expectations. 

Who should apply

Naturally, we expect you to be committed to a career in law, with a genuine passion to learn. Our people love what they do and want to contribute new ideas. They are team players who value and respect individuality, and the benefit of working in an inclusive environment.   Qualifications are also important to us, and we look for a minimum of ABB grades at A level and a 2.1 degree in any discipline. We appreciate though that not every candidate's achievements look the same on paper, that's why we use Rare Recruitment Contextual Recruitment System to consider everyone's achievements in context. You should be confident, with good communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships. You’ll have the energy, ambition and creativity to take responsibility, challenge and make a difference. 

Open days 2020

Join us on one of our Trailblazing open to find out more about the firm.

It will be a packed day, during which you’ll be given the chance to learn more about the Firm, attend skills sessions to help you with your vacation scheme applications and take part in a commercial business game.

To be eligible to attend you must be a penultimate year lawyer or non-law finalist as this is open day will be focussed on our vacation scheme opportunities. 

When and how to apply 

All candidates need to apply via our online application form at https://www.taylorwessing.com/en/careers/united-kingdom/students-and-graduates

The deadlines to apply are:

Trailblazer Open Day - 5 November 2020

Deadline – 26 October 2020 

Trailblazer Open Day - 19 November 2020

Deadline - 9 November 2020

Trailblazer Open Day - 26 November 2020

Deadline - 16 November 2020  

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