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Work Experience Student at Pinsent Masons

Start Date:
2015
Location:
London
Programme Type:
Work Experience
Salary:
£0 annually
Review Date:
August 2015

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Review Score

7.7/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

10/10

As a work experience student I was introduced to the different sectors of the firm and undertook tasks that a trainee solicitor works on.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

10/10

I became more organised and was able to pick out relevant important details when working.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

10/10

I really enjoyed it, it was informative and gave me perspective on working in a commercial law firm. I also met students with similar aspirations which made the experience more enjoyable.

4. How valued do you feel by Pinsent Masons?

10/10

Very. The supervisors make you feel very welcomed and part of the team.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

9/10

Very well organised, a timetable was given before the placement begun and all presentation were on time and without delay.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

10/10

The training provider is always happy to help and will talk to you about their work so you get a better idea of their job.

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

1/10

I am on a work experience, hence i was not employed by the firm

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

1/10

N/a it was not a paid placement

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

8/10

Yes, you have a lunch break where you can go out and this time a group of students went to dinner one evening.

9a. Would you recommend Pinsent Masons to a friend? *

Yes

9b. Why? *

Really helped me learn about the work in a commercial law firm, which was different to my previous thoughts so I think it's crucial that you have this experience. The firm also makes you work unlike other placements I have attended so you are constantly involved and it is not boring.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Pinsent Masons? *

Take you time with the application and really think about your answers as a lot of students are applying.

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