Rating

4.9/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Business Insight
    4.7
  • Culture
    5.0
  • Your Impressions
    5.0

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • Insight into the firm’s business, network, client base and culture through presentations with various members of the firm; insight into the role of a trainee solicitor at the firm through networking (both formal and informal) and delegated tasks such as pro Bono research, document amendments, attendance of meetings as well as business development tasks.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • Networking skills; research skills; attention to detail; organisation 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

    Business Insight

  • 3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?
  • I was able to better understand the firm and its current and future strategy, as well as better understand what pursuing a training contract at the firm would mean in terms of culture, work, and level of exposure to the industry and clients.


  • Please rate how insightful you found the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the structure of the insight
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate business leader involvement during the insight
  • 5/5

    Culture

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


  • 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 insight?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • I am grateful for the rare opportunity to network with such talented lawyers at the top of their field to learn about their work and their career paths


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on the insight
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 5/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at Baker McKenzie
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Baker McKenzie to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Baker McKenzie
  • Research the firm thoroughly to distinguish it from its competitors, prepare well for your interview and network with those at the firm to understand it from an insider’s perspective.


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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Commercial Law

Central London and City

August 2021


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