When can I apply?
From the 1st January 2017 we shall be accepting applications for training contracts commencing September 2019.
How many Trainees are you seeking to recruit?
We have 4 training contract vacancies for September 2019.
What is the starting salary?
1st Year Trainees - £23,500; 2nd Year Trainees - £25,000
Do you accept applications from students who have not studied law at university?
Yes, a number of our current Trainees are non-law graduates and subsequently studied the GDL.
Do you sponsor the LPC?
Do you run a work experience/vacation placement scheme?
We do not currently offer a formal vacation placement scheme.
Is there an age limit for applicants?
No, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates regardless of age.
Do you have a preferred list of universities from which to recruit Trainees?
No, we consider applications from all candidates regardless of university.
Do I get to choose my seats?
We consult with all of our Trainees about which seats they wish to undertake before decisions are made. We make every effort to ensure Trainees experience the departments that interest them.
If I previously applied to Higgs & Sons and was unsuccessful, can I reapply?
Yes, you will need to submit a new application for the new intake. All applications are considered on their own merit.