Who are we looking for?

There is no Addleshaw Goddard type. We are looking for authentic personalities who are aspiring, confident and committed to becoming great lawyers.

We want people who want to learn alongside the best in the profession, bringing their energy and passion to our team and our clients.

Law students from their penultimate year or first year of the accelerated LLB and above with a 2:1 (whether predicted or obtained) are eligible to apply.

Training contract

We offer a wide range of seats within these practice groups across our offices. Your two-year training contract will cover four six-month seats in:

  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Disputes
  • Finance & Projects
  • Real Estate

You'll receive training that's tailored to your needs and interests while gaining a first-hand insight into life at one of the UK's most respected law firms. You will be supported by some of our brightest minds and challenged with meaningful work, helping you develop the connections and skills you need to become a trusted lawyer.

Other information

Please note that we accept one application per intake year. If you have already applied for our 2024 Placement Scheme/2026 Training Contract you are unfortunately not eligible to apply for a 2026 Training Contract. Please note that you can also only apply for one location so please ensure you have decided where you would like to be based before applying.

Applications will be open from Monday 1st April 2024 and will close on Wednesday 31st July 2024.