Birketts is a top 100 law firm with a turnover of £69.2m (in the financial year ending 31 May 2021) and over 800 staff (including 92 partners).

On these web pages, you will find details of our two-year training programme and summer vacation scheme, information about the kind of candidates we're looking for and how to apply. You'll also have the chance to hear the stories of some of our people.

Our investment size and the quality of our clients means we are able to offer top quality work to you in some of the country's most beautiful surroundings. We offer approximately fifteen training contracts a year for law and non-law graduates from a variety of backgrounds. 

Jonathan Agar, Chief Executive Officer says “As a firm with a clear eye on the future and with the long-term always in mind  our graduate intake is a key part of our strategy. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent around who want to join Birketts, to complete their formal legal qualifications with us and then begin their careers as solicitors. And that’s not all. We are also very committed to supporting everyone achieve their career goals and personal ambitions through every phase of their career; some of our most senior members of the firm are living examples of this happening with great success. And along the way we make sure there is a real dose of fun and variety to help everyone flourish and prosper in their chosen area of the law.”   

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Key Contacts

Harriet Griffiths

Talent Acquisition Manager

+44 (0)1473 406297

+44 (0)7813 631425

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