What if

YOU WANT TO WORK
WITH EXPERTS
IN LAW?

Our trainees spend their time working on exciting deals and cases gaining exposure to partners who are working at the top of their game. If you’re a self-starter, the opportunities to learn and contribute, are enormous.

Sarah Jordan and David Arnold
Sarah Jordan and David Arnold
Graduate Recruitment Partners

Trainees at Kirkland & Ellis seize the opportunity to take ownership of every task and make things happen for their clients and team. We reward them with real responsibility...
Jack Davies
Jack Davies
Trainee, Graduate in Law with German Law, University College London

I went from maths and science ‘A’ levels to a degree in law and German law, then worked at an investment bank. That role was too compartmentalised for me, whereas being a trainee at Kirkland & Ellis is giving me a broad exposure to business and the law....
Sam Sherwood
Sam Sherwood
Associate, Finance
Graduate in Law, Nottingham University

I joined Kirkland & Ellis having trained at another law firm. I was attracted by the big deals and the truly international nature of the work...
Rajinder Bassi
Rajinder Bassi
Training Principal

Our small trainee intake each year gives us the freedom to run a less rigid training programme than most big firms...
Amelia Doughty
Amelia Doughty
Associate, Corporate
Graduate in Economics, Exeter University

I didn’t expect to go on secondment so early on in my career but the opportunity arose to be part of the legal team at a private equity client. I’ve gained invaluable experience of how clients operate and make decisions...
 

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