Ireland

Trainee Recruitment

At Walkers, our continued growth and success as a firm is aligned to the talent of the people that we recruit and their development into successful lawyers. Our people are our greatest asset. They form our culture, make us stand apart from our competitors and are the reason why our clients choose to do business with us. We have an abundance of talented people in the firm which makes for a high-performing but also friendly environment. To maintain our position as a leading international law firm, we only recruit exceptional candidates for our trainee programme. We look for candidates with a strong educational record who are:

  • ambitious, entrepreneurial, determined and invested in the long-term development of themselves and the success of our firm
  • commercially aware of the financial services sector
  • good communicators, problem solvers and team players
  • self-motivated
  • energetic and positive

In return we offer excellent training and career opportunities, mentorship and guidance throughout your traineeship and the opportunity to work with prominent international clients. You will be given challenging work and receive continuous feedback throughout each rotation.

We are currently seeking to recruit a Trainee Solicitor with a view to starting PPCI in September 2018. If you have passed all 8 FE'1's and are interested in a career in law with an international and financial services focus please click here to apply.

 

For more information on our Trainee Programme please click on our trainee brochure below: 

Ireland Trainee Programme Brochure 

Legal Internships

Our summer internship aims to give you an insight into what it's really like to work in a pre-eminent financial services law firm. You will work closely with trainees, solicitors and partners on a wide range of complex, innovative and challenging matters over the course of your paid internship spanning two rotations.

We look for ambitious individuals with a strong educational record who are:

  • entrepreneurial, determined and invested in the long-term development of themselves and the success of our firm;
  • good communicators, problem solvers and team players;
  • in their penultimate or final year of their degree of any discipline (we are not just looking for law students), post graduates or have successfully obtained a third level degree qualification.


Summer Internship Programme

Applications for our summer internship have now closed. We will be recruiting again in January 2019.

For more information on our Summer Internship Programme please download the brochure here.


NUIG Summer Internship Programme

For penultimate or final year students of the Corporate Law or Civil Law degrees at the National University of Ireland, Galway, we run a special internship programme in honour of the late Cathal Lavelle, B. Corp Law (NUIG).

Applications for our NUIG Summer Internship have now closed. We will be recruiting again in January 2019.

For more information on the NUIG Summer Internship please download the brochure here.


Contact Us

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