This review was submitted over 4 years ago, so some of the information it contains may no longer be relevant.

Rating

4.5/5
  • About You
    4.4
  • The Company
    4.4
  • Everything Else
    4.8

    About You

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • The summer scheme was a fantastic insight into life at RPC. I really enjoyed the two weeks and got a better understanding on what a career in Law entails.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?
  • I was made to feel part of RPC even though I was only there for a short duration. The fee earners were willing to spend time with me and gave me feedback on the work I completed.

    4/5

  • 3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?
  • Lots of support from support staff and the fee earners.

    5/5

  • 4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I learnt a lot on the scheme and will definitely use the skills I gained in the future.

    4/5

    The Company

  • 5. How well structured was the insight?
  • The scheme was really well organised with something on every day. Never a dull moment!

    5/5

  • 6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?
  • Everyone was very friendly, I felt at home from day one.

    5/5

  • 7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • 4/5

  • 8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?
  • We were treated as if we were in the first few weeks of our training contract. The scheme definitely helped me to understand the role of a trainee.

    5/5

  • 9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?
  • Felt very much part of the culture, getting involved with day to day activities across the firm. Everyone was very approachable and friendly.

    5/5

  • 10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?
  • Very, I'd like to pursue a career in law.

    4/5

    Everything Else

  • 11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?
  • Free lunches and free breakfasts (between 8:00-8:30) were also provided.


  • 12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?
  • Lots of opportunities to meet with people from across the firm.

    5/5

  • 13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?
  • Our programme for the two weeks was full of social and networking opportunities. Partners and Associates were very happy to spend time telling me about their experiences at RPC and a career in Law generally.

    5/5

  • 14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?
  • Yes - many opportunities.

    5/5

  • 15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?
  • Yes - it was a great experience.

    5/5

    Report this review

Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Greater London

12th November 2015


View More Reviews

View More Jobs