- Date: 26th October 2018
- Time: 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
- Location: HFW, London
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Attend HFW’s interactive open day to find out more about life at an international law firm. Hear from Trainees, Partners and Associates about the sector-focused work that the firm does in areas including energy, shipping, insurance, aerospace, construction and commodities. Learn more about the culture at HFW and its international secondment opportunities, which the firm offers to all Trainees. The day will also provide practical advice and guidance on applying to HFW for vacation schemes and training contracts..
HFW is a recognised leader in Insurance, Health and Real Estate and draw on the knowledge, industry experience and commercial expertise of its outstanding 2,300 lawyers and support colleagues in these sectors and beyond.
To apply for this event you must:
- be an Aspiring Solicitors member from an underrepresented group;
- Not have previously attended an event with this firm/organisation (whether with Aspiring Solicitors, another organisation, or independently);
- Want to pursue a legal career at a commercial law firm;
- Be on track to secure, or have secured, at least a 2:1 degree qualification;
- Be eligible to apply for a vacation scheme at the firm (penultimate and final year Law, final year non-Law students, all graduates (whether in post graduate education or working and career changers).
- The application deadline is 9 am on Monday 17 September;
- No late applications will be accepted. We may consider applications on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to close applications early should spaces be filled. Therefore we recommend applying early;
- Your CV must contain your A Level (or international equivalent) grades, plus a full breakdown of all under and post graduate grades. This is the case even if you have graduated. If your CV does not contain a full breakdown, your application will automatically be rejected;
- We consider mitigating circumstances, which should be provided in the Mitigating Circumstances section on application form;
- Please note we will only accept the first document you upload, so please do not send in a transcript, additional documents or multiple CVs;
- Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed by the firm; and
- All those who applied will be notified of the outcome of their application within three weeks of the deadline.