Trainee Solicitor

Applications are now open for our 2023 intake of trainee solicitors.

The application window for our next intake of trainees is now open from August 11th 2021 until 31st October 2021.

We offer trainee lawyers an exceptional opportunity to gain experience in an open and diverse environment with partners and lawyers who are leaders in their fields.

Trainees will have the opportunity to gain experience in some of the firm’s major practice areas:

Media; Corporate, Commercial and Finance (including Film and TV, IP, Broadcasting and Tech); Dispute Resolution; Media and Communications Disputes; Employment; and Family.

Trainees may also be able to gain experience in other departments.

Applications from both law and non-law graduates are welcome. However, the successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate they have passed the LPC to an appropriate standard and are entitled to work in the United Kingdom without any additional approvals by commencement of the training contract. You should be able to demonstrate a consistently high level of academic and personal achievement, independent thinking and a desire for excellence.

Our yearly intake of trainees commences in October 2023. To apply for our trainee positions, please complete the following application form and send to raveena.bains@smab.co.uk.