The programme was very informative and staff at Slaughter and May were welcoming which made the process of the work experience not feel overwhelming. We also had time to converse with staff which allowed me to gain an insight into the field they work in. ...
The insight was enjoyable and conducive. Participants were divided into groups of 8-10 to facilitate discussion and feedback between and after sessions. As conversations generally rolled over into mutual and individual experiences in university study and ...
There was plenty of activities to keep me busy. I was either shadowing a solicitor and taking notes. Or if he was busy or in court, I was able to get on with some administrative work, like filing, photocopying and writing up summons.
The insight programme was very good in showing students the day-to-day life of a lawyer, as well as the life of a lawyer in Slaughter and May. The activities were useful and informative.
I really enjoyed the whole week - everyone at the firm was extremely welcoming and ready to answer my questions. I also felt I gained what I wanted out of the Work Experience programme - to appreciate how the firm differentiates itself from other City law...
I really enjoyed the insight; it gave me a good and detailed overview of each legal group and the opportunity to meet a lot of inspiring and motivated people.
The scheme was highly informative and I enjoyed all elements from the talks given by different practice groups to the informal lunches with trainees.
The week long scheme I participated in was very enjoyable, with a chance to get involved in some real work and to see exactly how the department and the firm in general operated.
Everyone was very accommodating and friendly, and always willing to answer any questions.
Everyone was so warm and welcoming
The people were incredibly welcoming, and we had some fun tasks to do, although there wasn't much legal work to do.
The insight was an eye opener into the Magic circle firms and the ethos that the company commands. The insight day was very enjoyable with introductions over teas and coffee and we received talks from many employees of the firm and workshops.
I really enjoyed this placement. Everyone was very friendly and welcoming, a lot of effort had been put into making sure the interns had enough to do. There were lots of workshops, talks and the right amount of social events. I learned a lot, got a good i...