Pinsent Masons

8.2 /10
Programmes Offered: Work Experience
Locations: Central London & City
Industry: Legal & Law

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About Pinsent Masons

Recently voted 'Law firm of the Year' at the 2016 Legal Week British Legal Awards, Pinsent Masons is a full-service international commercial law firm which ranks amongst the top 75 global law firms. We provide legal services to a wide variety of clients, in particular across our five global sectors of Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Services, Energy, Financial Services and Infrastructure and Real Estate. We operate internationally and have 22 offices across the globe. We have more than 420 Partners, 1600 lawyers and 150 trainee solicitors and have a bold vision of being an international market-leader in our global sectors by 2020.

If you're interested in pursuing a rewarding career in the legal profession, you can find out if it's right for you, and gain vital work experience, by joining us for a week-long placement. Our placements are designed to be as fulfilling and rewarding as possible, with the chance to learn and develop. You'll gain an appreciation of the skills needed to be a successful lawyer, including drafting documents, research techniques and an eye for detail. Placements are available in all our UK offices.

Our school work experience is available for candidates who are aged 16 – 18, well-organised, smartly presented, bright and articulate. As places on the programme are limited, we ask that you are on course to achieve mostly As and Bs across three A levels or equivalent (excluding general studies). Full details regarding the application process for the programme are also available on the website.

Latest Reviews from Pinsent Masons

  • Intern

    Worked within the Banking department. I was given various tasks such as research notes, getting involved in the deals which lawyers were working on and drafting a CP checklist....

    6.7 /10
  • Student

    As a work experience student, I was primarily given research tasks to use for assistance in an ongoing case....

    7.1 /10
  • Work Experience Student

    In the mornings of each day, we were given interactive talks and presentations by current employees of the firm that included commercial litigation, employment law, the structure of the firm and their own routes into the profession. In the afternoons, we were allocated different practice areas t...

    9.1 /10

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