First Year Workshop at Herbert Smith Freehills

Duration
Virtual Experience
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
Legal/Law

Connect with this company

5/5

Skills
5
Business Insight
5
Culture
5
Your Impressions
5

Role Description

Two-day insight event aimed at first-year students to get to know the firm and network with trainees, associates and partners.

Overview

1. Please give an overview of the virtual experience and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.

The two days were filled with getting to know practice areas of the firm, case studies and networking opportunities.

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Skills

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

Yes - via the case study I was able to develop my problem solving and creative thinking skills.

How would you rate the training provided during your experience?

5 /5

How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?

5 /5

How would you rate the knowledge learned around personal or professional skills during the experience?

5 /5

Please rate how the knowledge learned has helped you with regards to your career development

5 /5

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Business Insight

3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?

It was very in depth and helped me understand more about what the firm does in each practice.

Please rate how insightful you found the virtual experience

5 /5

How would you rate the structure of the virtual experience

5 /5

How would you rate business leader involvement during the virtual experience

5 /5

Culture

4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?

The culture is fantastic - every representative was clearly very happy to be there and answer questions.

How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?

5 /5

How would you rate the networking opportunities?

5 /5

Please rate how valued you felt during your virtual experience?

5 /5

Your Impressions

5. To what extent did you enjoy the virtual experience?

To a huge extent. It has confirmed my desire to pursue a commercial legal career, especially at Herbert Smith Freehills.

Please rate your level of enjoyment on the virtual experience

5 /5

Please rate how your experience met your expectations

5 /5

Please rate the future employment prospects at Herbert Smith Freehills

5 /5

7. Would you recommend Herbert Smith Freehills to a friend?

Yes

8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Herbert Smith Freehills

Make sure to know the firm well and what the key practice areas are and have an understanding of what they do.

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