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How to apply

We want applying to Freshfields to be as simple as possible – and give you the chance to demonstrate your experience, achievements and skills.

We look at every application individually and shortlist applicants on merit alone. So it doesn’t matter what your background is – if you think you can make it as an international commercial lawyer, you should apply.

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Applying for a training contract

Here’s how to apply for a training contract – for intakes in February or August 2019.

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Applying for a vacation scheme

Applying for a vacation scheme is similar to applying for a training contract. Here’s how.

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Applying for a workshop

If you want to apply for one of our one- or two-day workshops, the process is simple. Find out how here.

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Applying to be a Campus Ambassador

Represent us on campus – build your network and get a head start on your career.

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Tips on your application

What to expect when you fill out the application form – and tips on making your application better.

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Prepare for the half-day assessment

If you’re invited to attend an interview for a training contract or vacation scheme, this is what to expect.

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Apply Now

Ready to apply? Start filling in your application form now (you’ll be directed to our online application site).