Virtual Experience Programme

by Bird & Bird


Job Details

Deadline: Ongoing
Salary: Free
Length: Virtual Experience
Roles: Legal/Law
Location: Nationwide, Europe, Rest of the World

Virtual Experience Programme

Why join this Virtual Experience Programme?

The Bird & Bird UK Virtual Experience Programme is more than just work experience. It’s an opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of Bird & Bird, and discover what life is like as a trainee with us. No previous legal knowledge or experience is needed to complete this programme.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on working seamlessly across a variety of sectors and departments. We want to provide the opportunity for you to experience our work, while strengthening your knowledge and skill set.

Not only will the programme showcase how we use our deep industry knowledge and excellent service to deliver high-quality work for our clients, but it will allow you to experience our culture, and meet a number of our lawyers too.

We hope you enjoy your insight into life at Bird & Bird.

Bird & Bird is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any adjustments to be made for the programme. If you are unsure about what adjustments you may need, would like advice, or prefer to discuss this confidentially with our disability partner EmployAbility, please contact +44 7852 764 684 or

Benefits of this Virtual Experience Programme

Gain real work experience
Throughout the Bird & Bird UK Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll develop deep insights into what it is actually like to work at Bird and Bird.

Learn direct from Bird and Bird
This Bird & Bird UK Virtual Experience Programme has been created by leaders at Bird & Bird. You’ll receive instructions from the Bird & Bird team and compare your work with real model solutions from Bird & Bird.

Discover more about the role of a trainee
Nearly 50% of the hours you are awake are spent at work. Discover if this is the right career path for you.

Set yourself up for success
No more applying for jobs without knowing what the role involves. Build the confidence and practical skills that employers are looking for.

Complete the programme in your own time
Fit the Bird & Bird UK Virtual Experience Programme in with your busy schedule. Learn at your own pace and reach your personal goals.

Leverage this experience in interviews
Next time you walk into an interview, you’ll be job ready with experience and an understanding of the role.

Be seen by Bird & Bird
The power is in your hands. Opt in to share your work and profile with the HR team at Bird & Bird to stand out.

Earn a Certificate
When you complete the Bird & Bird UK Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll earn a personalised completion certificate to share with prospective employers and your professional network.

Make your CV and LinkedIn stand out
You’ll be able to include this experience on your CV and Linkedin profile. Demonstrate that you’re ambitious, hardworking and have developed valuable practical skills.

About Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird is an international leading law firm in business sectors where technology plays a key role. So it's no wonder we support innovation, regularly organising events and sharing our insight about groundbreaking ideas and developments.

How to apply

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