- Field Fisher Waterhouse School Leavers' Step2Success programme welcomes first recruits
Field Fisher Waterhouse's Step2Success programme, which offers post A-Level students a pathway into a legal career with the firm, has taken on its inaugural intake of recruits. The first five students to join the firm under the scheme are:...
- White & Case posts 81 per cent NQ retention rate
White & Case has announced it is retaining 81 per cent of its September 2012 qualifying trainees.
The US firm has offered places to 14 of its 16 trainees due to qualify this autumn, with 13 accepting NQ positions. The result...
- Mayer Brown offers London trainees £10,000 to defer for one year
Mayer Brown has offered its incoming London trainees the option to defer their training contracts in exchange for a one-off payment of £10,000, with three agreeing to postpone their start date by 12 months.
The US firm’s London arm, which...
- SRA scraps minimum salary for trainees
The minimum salary for trainee solicitors will be scrapped on 1 August 2014, the board of the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) decided yesterday, saying it is not the job of a regulator to control wages.
Firms will be required...