Legal Intern at Warner Bros

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Legal/Law

7.5/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

7.0

The Role

Role Description

Assist people in two different departments (6 months each) in their day-to-day responsibilities and projects while drafting and reviewing agreements.

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Very interesting and varied work with a lot of responsibility

8/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

Appreciated the hard work I put into the different assignments I worked on

7/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Depending on your line manager, this may vary, but usually there is someone in the department to manage your work

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very busy, but my manager was always aware of how much I had on and concious to maintain a good balance

9/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Although a lot of the projects involved quite a few people doing different jobs, it seemed like my work was valued

8/10

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

Everyone was very helpful and pro-development

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

People had a tendency to keep their nose down, but there were a few organised social events during the year.

7/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

This was definitely not the first year they've done this.

9/10

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

Although I had a direct manager to report to, I wish there was more of an opportunity to stay on in the company, which would perhaps reflect in their investment.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
9/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

As they need an approval to come from the US, it is difficult to create a position for someone, even if they fit in with the team.

4/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Yes, usually up for something after work.

7/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

It's London, so expect central London prices

6/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Always something to do, whether with your work colleagues or not.

8/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Volunteer days, film premieres, pub - but all pretty sporadic

7/10