Summer internship intern at DLA Piper

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Manchester
Review Date
Roles
Legal/Law
DLA Piper is a Top Employer

4.1/5

About You
4.4
The Company
4.3
Everything Else
3.4

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

It was a thoroughly enjoyable experience. It was great to meet such a variety of people both within the firm and the interns attending the scheme.
5 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

During our time with people within the firm, especially during talks and office specific tasks, I felt our questions were responded to with real interest. All those involved ensured we were doing well and enjoying the internship.
4 /5

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

The drop in sessions with the trainees were extremely helpful. Having the opportunity to talk with the trainees directly was a great way to understand the culture of the firm.
5 /5

4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

The talks we received throughout the week has demonstrated the reliance and attitude needed to succeed in the legal market, regardless of your background.
5 /5

The Company

5. How well structured was the insight?

The week internship was well structured. My only comment would be that it would have been great to have had more time with our fellow interns who were applying to the same office and those based in that office.
4 /5

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Everyone involved on the scheme, whether interns or employees of DLA were full of enthusiasm, making the scheme what it was; a thoroughly enjoyable experience.
4 /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?

5 /5

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

5 /5

10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

5 /5

Everything Else

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

2 /5

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

3 /5

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

4 /5

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

5 /5