Interested in Law? With clear progression routes and the chance to gain a recognised professional qualification, this Solicitor Apprenticeship with Eversheds LLP is a fantastic place to start.
Eversheds Sutherland represents the combination of two firms with a shared culture and commitment to client service excellence. Increasing globalization has changed the nature of business. Our lawyers around the globe are united by our vision, values and understanding of our clients’ businesses and their needs. They provide legal advice of the highest quality across our 63 offices in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. We consider every opportunity and issue with the same energy and creative, proactive approach. This can involve developing efficient structures for business transactions, devising novel case strategies in litigation and being at the forefront of new legal developments. We also offer a unique project management approach that enables us to deliver complex, multi-jurisdictional legal services through a single point of contact, providing efficiency and certainty for our clients.
Possible Start Date: 03/09/2018
Programme Duration: Permanent
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Our Level 7 Solicitor Apprenticeship Programme allows you to become a fully qualified solicitor through a six-year programme of work-based learning and part-time study. The apprenticeship is designed to cater to your professional development. We understand that entering the legal profession without any experience might be daunting. Therefore, we make sure that you start in an administrative or secretarial role to help you understand the various processes taking place in your department. You will then progress into:
Your contribution to the team will be valued from the beginning. There is no set time scale on when you progress to different roles; it will be natural and according to your own development within the firm. Over the six years, you will study and complete your law degree. The course will cover all the key modules you would expected from an LLB (Hons) Law degree. These include modules of contract, tort, criminal and many more. Your course is delivered through a blend of online tutorials and face-to-face sessions.
Minimum 3 A Levels at grades BBB or equivalent qualifications plus a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A* - C including Maths and English or equivalent qualifications
Good computer skills desirable
Potential for the successful candidate to progress internally upon completion of this apprenticeship.
As a Solicitor apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship, which covers level 4, 5, 6, and 7. Completion of the apprenticeship will result in the awarding of an LLB (Hons) Legal Practice, from BPP University. Your Level 7 apprenticeship shall be delivered by a blend of virtual lectures alongside our award-winning internal training. Coupled with the on-the-job learning, this will lead to obtaining your Solicitor qualification. The standard is based on the SRA’s Statement of Solicitor Competence. Achievement of the standard and the associated apprenticeship assessment plan will satisfy the SRA’s regulatory framework for qualification as a solicitor, subject to the SRA’s usual tests of character and suitability.
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BPP is a national training provider for apprenticeships and training in business, finance and law. They work with a range of clients, ranging from small independent business to larger corporations including RSM, BT Group and Ford, to name just a few.
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