Rating

5/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Business Insight
    5.0
  • 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.
  • Undertook tasks of a trainee solicitor (e.g. reviewing NDAs, research into legislation).


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • Interacting in a professional environment; understanding legal terms; communication 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?
  • The team was very thorough in telling us about the work done at Simmons and Simmons. The scheme provided excellent insight into what it would be like to train there and what this would involve.


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

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

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

    Culture

  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Every single person was extremely friendly and helpful, whether that was in person while I was in the office, or online. My trainee buddies were particularly kind and helpful, ensuring that I felt comfortable the entire time.


  • 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?
  • Both the work and the socials that the firm organised were exceptional. The socials included things such as chocolate making and a games evening. Overall, it made me very excited to join the firm.


  • 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 Simmons & Simmons LLP
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Simmons & Simmons LLP to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Simmons & Simmons LLP
  • Ensure you really know a lot about the firm and why you would want to be a trainee there! Be yourself as I think they appreciate authenticity


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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Legal/Law

Central London and City

November 2021


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