Norton Rose Fulbright

Solicitor Apprenticeship Programme

Job description

We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to develop to their full potential, which is why we have launched our 6 year Apprenticeship Programme in our London office. Whether university isn’t the right choice for you or you are keen to start working straight away, our Solicitor Apprenticeship Programme gives you to a great alternative route to qualify as a Solicitor.

What will I be doing?

You will work alongside and learn from some of the brightest minds in their field, helping to solve some of our clients' most complex legal and business problems while learning the academic and practical skills needed to excel as a lawyer. You will receive a high standard of training from us while studying one day per week.

You’ll spend one day a week studying with BPP University, taking part in workshops and seminars and complete various assessments across the 6 years.

What will I learn?

  • Knowledge of core areas of the law, legal practice and regulation
  • Ethics, professionalism and judgement
  • How to progress legal matters and transactions
  • Methods of applying legal knowledge and commercial judgement to produce
  • solutions which meet clients’ needs
  • Deploying a full range of legal skills – including legal writing and drafting,
  • case analysis, legal research, advocacy and interviewing and advising
  • Commercial awareness

Who can apply?

This programme is open to all final year school leavers who are completed, or who are completing, their A-Levels To be considered we require you to be on track to achieving AAB at A-Level (or equivalent), however we understand that a successful team only thrives with a diverse range of skills, therefore we are also interested to hear about your strengths and motivations, as well as your extra-curricular achievements.

What will I get paid?

Build your career and become a qualified solicitor whilst working and earning. The starting salary will be £26,500, and will increase year on year matching with a graduate trainee solicitor salary by the fifth year.


  • Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship
  • LLB (Hons) Law and Legal Practice

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How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 18 February 2024

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Closing date:  18 February 2024

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