At our virtual campus events and in-person insight days, you’ll have the chance to meet our people, build your network, discover our culture as well ask any questions you have about the application process. Want to get involved? See the list of upcoming events below.
Commercial Talk: Changes & Developments in the Legal Industry
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Do you want to develop your general commercial awareness of the legal industry?
As one of the world’s truly elite law firms, we are experts of our industry. Our Lawyers work on some of the most complex and sophisticated matters. We are a firm of growth and innovation, who are intellectually and creatively driven and at the forefront of the action.
Our Lawyers will discuss the changes and developments in the legal market and provide you with an insight into how this shapes their day-to-day role and the advice they provide their clients. Click here to register to attend.
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.
We are excited to announce that we will be running our third annual WeilPride insight evening this year. WeilPride is the Firm’s LGBTQ+ networking group. Its mission is to enhance the Firm’s recruitment and retention of LGBTQ+ staff, as well as foster a better understanding of the unique issues that face the LGBTQ+ community.
Thursday 11 November 2021
16:30 – 18:30
About the event: This is your opportunity to hear first-hand about the work Weil is doing to support the LGBTQ+ community and gain an insight into the culture of the Firm. Our Partners, Associates and Trainees will share their experiences of being LGBTQ+ in the legal industry and at Weil, and give you the chance to ask questions. There will also be plenty of opportunities to network with Lawyers from the WeilPride network as well as Graduate Recruitment and other members of the Firm over drinks and canapés.
The agenda will follow the below:
16:30 – 17:00 – Overview of Weil, WeilPride and Weil’s LGBTQ+ related pro bono efforts
Commercial Talk: Introduction to 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.
Access to Law is an event for undergrads or postgrads with a disability, who want to pursue a legal career in the City. The event provides candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions with direct connections to law opportunities. In addition it gives candidates the chance to talk to knowledgeable employers to understand what support is available to them and to meet successful lawyers with disabilities. Attendees also take part in a number of workshops and skills sessions. Please click on the link for more information and to register to attend https://staffordlongdiversitysolutions.com/events/access-to-law/
25 November 2021
Women in the City Afro-Caribbean Network Insight Evening
110 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1AY
More information to be follow shortly.
30 November 2021
Commercial Talk: Overview of a Recent Deal
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Do you want to develop your general commercial awareness and understand how international and cross-border deals are structured and ultimately completed?
Weil has provided legal services to some of the largest public companies, private equity firms and financial institutions for 90 years. Today, we have approximately 1,100 lawyers in offices around the world, advising clients globally on their most complex Corporate, Restructuring, Litigation and Tax and Benefits matters.
Our Lawyers will provide you with an overview of a recent deal they have worked on. You will also have the chance to ask questions. Click here to register to attend.
DiversCity in Law is an award-winning, annual event (now in its eleventh year) where LGBTQ+ undergrad or postgrad students can find out all about legal careers, and get advice from those already in the sector. Please click on the link for more information and to register to attend https://dive cityinlaw.net/.