Vacation Scheme Student

by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Best Student Employer


  • Skills
  • Business Insight
  • Culture
  • Your Impressions


  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • - Prepared three sets of docs for Margin Loan Agreements between Banks and High Net Worth individuals; - Checked cross-references in the Facility Agreement and Mezzanine Facility Agreement; - Prepared a company search report using the Companies House;


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • I've enhanced my drafting and research skills as well as learnt a lot about LIBOR, SOFT and SONIA rates. I've also explored the Insolvency Act and two types of insolvency tests. Great experience!

  • 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?
  • Great insights on the firm's culture, internal operations and structure.

  • 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


  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • • People are friendly in general; • Colleagues are attentive to your capacity; • Everyone is busy but finds time to explain the background for a task.

  • 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?
  • 10/10

  • 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 Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner to a friend?
  • Yes

  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
  • Try to understand why BCLP is different from other firms, especially in terms of practice and industry focus.

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Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Banking and Finance Law

Central London and City

June 2022

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