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Applying for a Training Contract - 2020 Training Contract

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We will begin accepting applications for our Vacation Scheme 2018 and 2020 Training Contract in November 2017 Applications can be made on the online form here.

The application process for a Vacation Scheme and Training Contract is exactly the same at the beginning.

Applications are welcome from all disciplines. The earliest an application can be made for a Training Contract is in your penultimate year of your Law degree or final year of your degree for non-law students. We seek candidates with strong academics. Our minimum entry requirement is two A's and a B at A-Level and an obtained or expected 2.1 in either a law or non-law degree.

Application deadlines

Dates Activity
1 November 2017 to 31 January 2018 Apply for 2018 Vacation Scheme
1 November 2017 to 31 July 2018 Apply for 2020 Training Contract
16 July 2017 to 27 July 2018 Attend Summer Scheme
September 2019 to July 2020 Attend LPC 
September 2020 Training Contract Commences

Selection Process

The selection process for 2020 Training Contracts will be held during August 2018 and will involve a visit to the London office, including interviews with the Training Principal, a Partner and the HR Director.

Applicants will also have the opportunity to take a tour of our London office, meet some of our current trainees and to ask any questions about what it's like to train at Boodle Hatfield.

An ability test in verbal reasoning will also be carried out as part of the recruitment process.

Study

Once you have been offered a Training Contract, you need to complete your studies. Law students then complete the final year of their law degree (or further studies).

Non-law students then undertake the GDL. We recommend that our trainees attend the GDL at BPP at any of their sites (London, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Liverpool, Cambridge, Manchester).

LPC

All our trainees then complete the LPC. We recommend that our trainees attend the LPC at BPP at any of their sites (London, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Liverpool, Cambridge, Manchester).

We allow you to have a free choice of electives, but recommend that you select subjects that reflect the work that Boodle Hatfield undertakes.

Training Contract

You will join Boodle Hatfield in September 2020 and undertake your two year Training Contract.

Training Programme


Application Form

Our online application form can be found here.

If you have any queries on our Trainee Programme please contact Jenny Andrews, HR Advisor on jandrews@boodlehatfield.com or trainees@boodlehatfield.com

How to find us:
London Bankside

Bankside Office

240 Blackfriars Road
London
SE1 8NW
DX 53 Chancery Lane

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

London Mayfair

Mayfair Office

6 Grosvenor Street
London
W1K 4PZ

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

Oxford

Oxford office

6 Worcester Street
Oxford
OX1 2BX

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

Bankside Office

240 Blackfriars Road
London
SE1 8NW
DX 53 Chancery Lane

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

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