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...
Yushra Raheem
Yushra Raheem
Trainee, Graduate in Law, Queen Mary University, London

I participated in the Vacation Scheme which gave me a really good insight into Kirkland & Ellis. I was looking for a US firm with a market leading reputation and a strong focus on private equity...
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

Almost all of the transactions I have worked on since qualification have been multi-jurisdictional, including a deal acting for Turkey’s largest private equity fund who were selling a Turkish asset to a Korean buyer, and a Swiss fund acquiring an African asset from a seller in Dubai...
 

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