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Role Description

Assisting trainees and other lawyers in their day to day work.

  1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  2. The internship was enjoyable and very professionally run.


  3. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  4. My supervisors were friendly and warm.


  5. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  6. The lawyers I worked with were extremely helpful and encouraging.


  7. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  8. I was continuously occupied though there was a good balance of work and social activities.


  9. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  10. My supervisor was willing to trust me with a high level of work.


  11. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  12. I certainly picked up many useful and relevant skills such as time management and effective communication.


  13. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  14. All the staff were enthusiastic and warm.


  15. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  16. The internship was extremely well organised.


  17. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  18. There was a substantial time spent on ensuring that I had a fruitful and engaging internship.


  19. What were the perks on your work placement?
  20. Subsidised Canteen

    Sports and Social Club

    Subsidised/Company Gym

    Company Parties/Events

    Healthcare from home


  21. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  22. Linklaters is a great firm which I would be happy to be a part of.


  23. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  24. The other interns were great fun.


  25. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  26. Despite living in the city, the generous allowance provided by the Firm made it affordable.


  27. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  28. London is a great city to live in.


  29. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  30. There were plenty of social and sport activities planned for us.


  31. In addition to these questions, is there any extra information you would like to leave about your experiences on your work placement that other students may be interested in?

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Internship (1-4 Months)


Central London and City

7th November 2011

£14,000 - £15,999

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