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

9.6/10

About You
8.8
The Organisation
9.8
Everything Else

10.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

Loved it! Probably the best vacation scheme that is offered.

9/10

Imagine yourself working at Linklaters

RateMyPlacement is currently advertising 3 roles at Linklaters

View jobs now →

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

You really felt like a part of each department, despite only being there for one and a half weeks per seat.

8/10

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

On the whole, there was lots of support. Graduate recruitment were fantastic in supporting everyone through the experience and the supervisors given were always on hand to help and answer any questions.

8/10

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

They give you a true insight into the legal world.

10/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Fantastically structured. Everything was very well thought out.

10/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Unbelievably good - above all else, everyone wanted you to have a great time.

10/10

Imagine yourself working at Linklaters

RateMyPlacement is currently advertising 3 roles at Linklaters

View jobs now →

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

They provided plenty of talks on all the practice areas at the firm and where the firm was going in the future.

9/10

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?

Significantly.

10/10

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

It was very helpful - you got a real insight into the culture of each department.

10/10

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

Incredibly helpful.

10/10

Other Information

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

The pay was very good on the scheme. However, if you don't live in London, it will probably just cover accommodation and living expenses.

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

Lots - the dinner provided with associates and partners was a real highlight of the vacation scheme for me.

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

Fantastic. By far the best social life of any of the vacation schemes I have experienced.

10/10

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

Yes

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Absolutely.

10/10

Imagine yourself working at Linklaters

RateMyPlacement is currently advertising 3 roles at Linklaters

View jobs now →