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Applying for a workshop

Whatever stage you are at, you can apply to attend one of our workshops.

We offer a number of workshops for you to choose from:

Apply: 1 Oct - 9 Nov 2018

Date: 4 Dec 2018

For the chance to get an early insight into Freshfields and our career opportunities, apply for our 'Freshers meet Freshfields' workshop, held at our London office in December.

Apply: 1 Oct 2018 - 21 Feb 2019

Date: 10 Apr - 11 Apr and 17 Apr - 18 Apr 2019

A practical scheme to help you develop your understanding of our selection process and the skills you need to demonstrate to secure a vacation scheme. Following this workshop you may be invited to be fast-tracked for a vacation scheme interview commencing in 2020. This workshop is open to both law and non-law students in their first year of an undergraduate degree.

Apply: 1 Oct 2018 - 21 Feb 2019

First open day: 25 Apr 2019

This workshop is open to everyone – whatever year group and degree background. You’ll spend a day in our London office meeting a range of lawyers, learning about a specific area of law and developing your understanding of what a career at Freshfields involves.

Apply: 9 Nov 2018

Date: 11 Dec 2018

We’re interested in meeting students from all backgrounds and degree disciplines at this practical one-day workshop that will tell you more about how to apply to Freshfields, including insights from lawyers who studied a subject other than law.

Apply: 1 Oct - 9 Nov 2018

Date: 13 Dec 2018

For graduates of all disciplines, this practical one-day workshop will tell you more about how to apply to Freshfields, including insights from lawyers who applied at a later stage.

First year undergraduate
  • Open day

    25 April 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

  • Freshers meet
    Freshfields workshop

    4 Dec 2018

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 9 Nov 2019

  • Spring scheme

    • 10 Apr – 11 Apr 2019

      Application window dates:

      1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

    • 17 Apr – 18 Apr 2019

      Application window dates:

      1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

  • Open day

    25 April 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

  • Vacation scheme
    insight workshop

    6 Dec 2018

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct – 9 Nov 2018

  • Summer vacation schemes

    17 Jun – 5 Jul 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 3 Jan 2019

    8 Jul – 26 Jul 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 3 Jan 2019

  • Training contract 2021

    Summer application window dates:

    Law (UK LLB) only

    3 Jun – 18 Jul 2019

    London/Asia training contract 2021

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 31 Jan 2019

  • Open day

    25 April 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

  • Training contract 2021

    Winter application window dates:
    Law and non-law

    1 Oct 2018 – 3 Jan 2019

    Summer application window dates:
    Law (UK LLB) only

    3 Jun – 18 Jul 2019

  • Final year non-law Workshop

    11 Dec 2018

    Application window dates:
    Non-law only

    1 Oct – 9 Nov 2018

  • London/Asia training
    contract 2021

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 31 Jan 2019

  • Open day

    25 April 2019

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 21 Feb 2019

  • Training contract 2021

    Winter application window dates:
    Law and non-law

    1 Oct 2018 – 3 Jan 2019

    Summer application window dates:
    Law (UK LLB) and GDL graduates

    3 Jun – 18 Jul 2019

  • Graduate workshop

    13 Dec 2018

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct – 9 Nov 2019

  • London/Asia training
    contract 2021

    Application window dates:

    1 Oct 2018 – 31 Jan 2019

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