Summer Intern at DLA Piper

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Leeds
Review Date
DLA Piper is a Top Employer

5/5

About You
5
The Company
5
Everything Else
5

Role Description

Virtual Summer Intern

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

It was as enjoyable as it could be online because of the opportunities given to interact with as many people as possible
5 /5

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

To a great extent because of how planned out each of the days were. We would be sent the agenda for each day the night before so we knew what to expect.
5 /5

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

As much as we needed. We were made to feel very welcome to get in touch for further questions too.
5 /5

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

Gave a commercial perspective to looking at legal issues.
5 /5

The Company

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very Well. We would be sent the agenda for each day the night before so we knew what to expect.
5 /5

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Very positive, welcoming and exciting.
5 /5

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

A great extent - they offered jobs at the end based on performance during the internship.
5 /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?

Very much so. We had exposure to different departments in different offices. I reached out to various members of these teams who were happy to provide me with a further insight.
5 /5

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

After having exposure to various members of the firm it became apparent that everyone is really approachable and represents the DLA core values.
5 /5

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

Job offer
5 /5

Everything Else

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

Virtual

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

Plentiful, these were offered multiple times daily throughout the internship
5 /5

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

Really good. We were given just Eat vouchers to order food whilst socialising with them other interns on zoom.
5 /5

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

Yes various speakers told us about the extent of opportunities availablw
5 /5

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

100%
5 /5