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6 Legal Work Placements With Laing O’Rourke This Summer

Aspiring Solicitors is pleased to confirm that the Laing O’Rourke Legal Work Experience application process is now open!  They will be offering one/two week internship opportunities to 6 Aspiring Solicitors members with start dates ranging from 20th June to 30th August.

Eligibility

  • There are no pre-defined grade requirements for this opportunity but successful applicants must stand out from the competition in some way/ways.
  • Applicants must be Aspiring Solicitors members who are committed to a career in law and who have demonstrated excellence or exceptional commitment throughout their career to date in ways including but not limited to: academic excellence, pro bono work/volunteering, sporting achievements or balancing legal studies with care for family members.  Ensure you are an Aspiring Solicitors member.  Registration is free!  Please click HERE.

How to apply?

 

Applications for this opportunity are now closed.

When Should I Apply?

ASAP! Places will be offered on a rolling basis so please ensure you have promptly completed the above steps.  The application window will close on 31st May 2016.

More About Laing O’Rourke

LOR LogoLaing O’Rourke is a privately owned, internationally focused engineering enterprise with world-class capabilities spanning the entire client value chain. It operates an integrated business model comprising the full range of engineering, construction and asset management services delivering single-source solutions for some of the world’s most prestigious public and private organisations. – See more by clicking HERE.

Stephen Sullivan, Senior Corporate Lawyer at Laing O’Rourke commented ”Laing O’Rourke aims to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse society in which we live and work.  We are excited by the prospect of working with Aspiring Solicitors once again under our Access to Law Initiative, to provide candidates from underrepresented backgrounds with in-house legal work experience.”

Further Information

Laing O’Rourke will pay £250 per week towards the travel and subsistence costs of each work experience attendee.  Please note that their offices are based in Dartford, Kent and you will be expected to make your own way to the office each day.