Trainee Solicitor – Kennedys



Kennedys is looking to recruit a Trainee Solicitor to join our Scottish offices from September 2019.

Obtaining a traineeship at Kennedys will be the start of an exciting and successful career in a global law firm.  Your time will be split between our offices based in Edinburgh and Glasgow, working on both insurance and liability cases.

At Kennedys, you will gain early responsibility and client contact developing you into an excellent solicitor, capable of running your own caseload once qualified. Throughout your two year traineeship, you will be supported by partners and associates to develop you into a competent, confident and commercially driven lawyer.

To be considered for a traineeship with Kennedys in Scotland, you will need:

  • To have achieved a 2:1 law degree or higher
  • To have passed the Diploma in Legal Practice (PEAT1) or be due to pass by September 2019. 

The application process

Please click here to apply.  Those that submit a successful application will be asked to complete an online critical thinking test, and shortlisted candidates will attend an interview with our Partners.

Closing date for applications: 26 April 2019