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Ashurst is a leading global multinational law firm and a trusted adviser to corporates, financial institutions, and governments. With 30 offices worldwide, over 400 partners, and 3,500 employees, Ashurst combine the reach and insight of a global network with the knowledge and understanding of local markets.

Top three things they look for in graduates

  • Commercial instinct
  • Motivation drive and determination
  • Communication skills

Recruitment cycle dates

Recruitment window for direct Training Contract applications for 2026/2027 cycle is as follows:

Applications open: 8 January 2024

Closing date: 29 March 2024

They do not recruit on a rolling basis, candidates can expect to hear an update in relation to their application in mid to late May 2024.

For further information about their application process, please visit their website here.

Moving from the LPC to the SQE: Their first set of trainees going through the SQE route will join in 2024 for their training contract.

How to contact them

Name of recruiter: Kimberley Harvey, HR Consultant Early Years – email [email protected]

For more information visit their website: