• Solicitor

    Creating resilience and capacity within our Legal team

Solicitor

Duration: 6 years

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 GCSE’s including maths and English Grade A* to C (4-9)
  • Minimum 3 A-levels Grade B or above ( at least one subject to be law or social sciences) or equivalent qualification

Skills:

  • Work well under pressure and with competing deadlines
  • Positive proactive approach to work
  • Strong negotiation /advocacy skills
  • Strong communication & literacy skills

Behaviours: 

  • Assertive
  • Bubbly personality
  • Inquisitive

On successful completion you will be a qualified solicitor

Going to university and following the steps below will also reach the same goal within the same time. However, the apprentice route has no fees attached and also does not require you to compete with all the other graduates to get a training contract. 

  • Law degree – 3 years
  • LPC contract – 1 year
  • Training contract – 2 years