Allen and Overy: Solicitor Apprenticeship, London In person placement

Important dates

  • Application deadline date:

  • Placement start date:

Placement locations

  • London

Placement details


Location: London - Bishops Square

Hybrid (combination of office & remote working)


Application Criteria:

Allen and Overy welcome anyone with a minimum of AAB (or equivalent) at A-level and 7 GCSEs at grade 6 or above (including Maths and English).

Any mitigating circumstances will be taken into consideration.

Key skills:

  • Excellent organisation and time management skills

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Good IT literacy 

Application Deadline: Monday 19th February

How to Apply: Apply directly through Allen and Overy's website by clicking 'apply' at the top of this page! 


About the opportunity

The Allen & Overy Solicitor Apprenticeship is a 6-year level 7 programme. You will be awarded an LLB (Hons) Law and Legal Practice by BPP University and a Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship on completion as well as becoming a qualified solicitor once you pass the Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE).

Legal apprenticeships offer an alternative route into the legal profession and are key to law firms like A&O being open and accessible. 

All of your tuition fees will be paid and you will earn a salary whilst you are training. 

£25,000 per year. Salary increases annually. Sign-on bonus of £1,500 to assist with starting work costs.

  • Four days of each week will be spent working in practice groups on real projects, live deals, and interesting cases for clients.

  • One day per week will be spent studying with our training provider, BPP University, where you will work towards an LLB (Hons) Law and Legal Practice and a Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship. We will cover your entire tuition fee and you will also earn a salary during your training. 


About the company

Allen and Overy is an international law firm with a global network of experts all thinking creatively, entrepreneurially, pushing boundaries, and building for the future. Across 40+ countries, they blend the brightest minds in law with the most cutting-edge technologies to successfully meet and exceed the highest standards of their industry.

Next steps

Apply directly through Allen and Overy's website by clicking 'apply' at the top of this page! 


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