London office: One Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8HQ

Tel: 020 7456 2000

Web: https://careers.linklaters.com/en/early-careers

Size & Geographic Coverage

Number of Partners (global): 515

Number of Associates (global): 2300

Total number of trainee solicitors (UK): 193

Number of UK offices: 1

Number of overseas offices: 30

Application criteria

Training contracts vacancies per annum: Approx. 100

Vacation scheme places per annum: Approx. 110

Minimum degree grade: 2:1

Application deadline for training contracts starting in [2024/25]: 10 December 2021

Salary and benefits

First year salary: £50,000

Second year salary: £55,000

Post qualification salary: £107,500 + bonus

Holiday entitlement: 27 days (plus birthday leave)

Sponsorship

LPC fees: Fees paid plus £10,000 maintenance grant

GDL fees: Fees paid plus £9,000 maintenance grant (£10,000 in London)

Maintenance grant per annum: See above

About us

From a shifting geopolitical landscape to the exponential growth in FinTech, this is a time of unprecedented change. At Linklaters, we’re ready. Our people go further to support our clients, with market-leading legal insight and innovation. And we go further for each other, too. We’re people you want to work with, generous with our time and ready to help.