Graduate Careers in Law

Be in the spotlight.

Be at the heart of a leading global firm. Be celebrated for your individuality. Be invested in and be exceptional. Be in the spotlight.

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Being in the spotlight means being at the forefront of the action.


It is being known by name and being valued for the things that make you a unique individual. It is the thrill of being given real responsibility, where the stakes are high and so are expectations. It means you are driven to develop when challenged — never doubted and always encouraged. Being in the spotlight means a lot of things, but being alone is not one of them. The support you receive from the firm and your team are unparalleled; our people are at the heart of what we do, and the relationships you build will be the foundation of your success.

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Opportunities

Insight Days

Meet our people and get a better understanding of our firm and culture. Attend an insight day where you will hear from our partners, associates and trainees about life at Weil.
Insight day 1

17 November 2022

Insight day 2

24 November 2022

Applications open

1 October 2022

Application deadline

6 November 2022

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Fast Track Scheme

Our two-day, paid fast-track scheme is a fantastic way to gain an insight into the legal profession and understand the work of a trainee at Weil. Enjoy your time on the scheme and you will be automatically interviewed for a 2024 vacation scheme.
Scheme dates

17 – 18 May 2023

Applications open

1 October 2022

Application deadline

19 March 2023

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Vacation Schemes

Take part in one of our award winning two-week paid vacation schemes; the best way to get hands-on experience working with our lawyers on some of the most high-profile and complex matters.
Spring scheme dates

27 March – 6 April 2023

Summer scheme dates

19 - 30 June 2023

Applications open

1 October 2022

Application deadline

10 January 2023

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Training Contract

Maximise your potential and experience law in the fast lane. Our training contracts are one of the best in the City – they expose you to high calibre work, guiding you to become an exceptional lawyer.
Applications open

1 June 2023

Application deadline

31 July 2023

Recruiting for

2024/2025

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Virtual Experience Programme

Gain hands-on experience of the typical tasks a trainee would get involved in while working in our Private Equity, Banking & Finance and Restructuring teams. This virtual programme is self-paced and open to everyone. No application is required.
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Meet Us

Meet us at a virtual or in person event or join us at one of our insight days to learn more about who we are, what we do and what we can offer you.
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Upcoming Events

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Location

Event Information

6 October 2022

Virtual

Commercial Awareness Workshop on Private Equity

Time: 16:00 - 17:00 

Do you want to develop your commercial awareness of private equity? 

Private Equity is the cornerstone of our business. We are leaders in our market with an unrivalled reputation for working on the largest and most innovative cross-border transactions, advising more than 300 private equity clients worldwide.

Join our lawyers to find out more about private equity and the work they are involved in. CLICK HERE to register to attend.

This event is open to students and graduates.

10 October 2022

Virtual

Commercial Awareness Workshop on Banking & Finance

Time: 16:30 - 17:30

Do you want to develop your commercial awareness of banking & finance law?

We represent both private equity sponsors and banks on the financing of high-value leveraged buyouts, and other financial transactions. These deals comprise bank and high yield financings and are international in nature. Our London team regularly works hand-in-hand with our practices across Europe, the US and Asia.

Join our lawyers to find out more about banking & finance law and the work they are involved in. CLICK HERE to register to attend.

This event is open to students and graduates.

11 October 2022

Virtual

Legal Cheek Law Fair

Please CLICK HERE for more information and to register to attend.

13 October 2022

Virtual

LawCareers.Net Webinar: Law Firm Applications

LawCareers.Net will be hosting a series of webinars throughout the autumn term. We'll be joining the panel to answer your questions on Law Firm Applications.

Registration for this event will open two weeks before the event date. CLICK HERE to register once live. 

17 October 2022

Virtual

Commercial Awareness Workshop on Restructuring

Time: 16:00 - 17:00

Do you want to develop your commercial awareness of restructuring law? 

We have advised on some of the largest UK, European and global restructuring cases, and major international out-of-court restructurings. Our broad client base includes financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity houses, distressed creditors, corporates and insolvency practitioners.

Join our lawyers to find out more about restructuring law and the work they are involved in. CLICK HERE to register to attend.

This event is open to students and graduates.

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