Online Vacation Scheme at Herbert Smith Freehills

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Commercial Law

8.4/10

About You
8.0
The Organisation
8.3
Everything Else

8.8

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

9/10

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

8/10

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

8/10

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

7/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

9/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

9/10

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

Difficult to really do this on an online vacation scheme, but helped develop a more general awareness of how a law firm operates and the different departments.

7/10

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?

8/10

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

Again, difficult to communicate this via a virtual scheme, but it did feel like the firm made a tangible effort to get across the culture. This was borne out of the way in which the partners/speakers interacted with the vacation schemers and their descriptions of life at the firm.

8/10

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

9/10

Other Information

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?

8/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

8/10

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

9/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

10/10