Summer vacation scheme student at Linklaters

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Legal/Law

9.7/10

About You
9.5
The Organisation
9.7
Everything Else

10.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I had a really enjoyable experience because there was a good balance of training, work an socials. Also, the people at Linklaters are surprisingly nice and go out of their way to make you feel welcome at the firm.

10/10

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

I felt very valued since there was a lot of effort put in to the programme and the work I did was genuine and meaningful.

9/10

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

I received a lot of support of guidance by my principals in the different groups and they were more than willing to answer my questions and go over my work with me.

9/10

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

I think it will assist me a lot especially when I start work and during my studies it will help me be even more diligent than I am today.

10/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

It was very well structured with the training and socials and by the time it ended I got a sense of why everything happened when it happened.

8/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

It was great every person I met was genuinely nice and made me feel at home.

10/10

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

It invested a lot. We had many presentations and received a lot of training during the time we had at the office.

10/10

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?

It helped a lot since our principals have us actual work.

10/10

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

It helped me a lot through the presentations about the firm and the socials.

10/10

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

10/10

Other Information

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

I was paid very well.

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

Not only that there were a lot of social and networking events during the programme but we were Ali encouraged to introduce ourselves to as many employees as possible during our work In the departments.

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

They were great. A good mix of restaurants and fun activities such as the London eye and a treasure hunt a round london.

10/10

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

Yes we had a networking session about the different clubs available for the employees.

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

I had the best time I could have imagined and I think that anyone interested in a career in law should try Linklaters.

10/10

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