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Applications for our Solicitor Apprentices, Insight Week and CMS Academy 2022 are now closed. To register your interest for future opportunities please click here.

Applications for our Law Scholarships and Work Experience programme will open on 3 May 2022.

Work Experience

Eligibility

School and college students must be in year 12 (England & Wales) or S5 (Scotland) and be attending a state school. Applicants must also meet the criteria as set out here.

Applications for 2022 are now open.

Solicitor Apprenticeships

Eligibility

School/College leavers require GCSE grades 4 or above with at least a 6 in Maths and English, plus A-Level grades at ABB (or equivalent). Non-law graduates and career changers are also encouraged to apply.

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

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Law Scholarships

Eligibility

This programme is aimed at students who have the potential to become great lawyers and specifically those that are from backgrounds which research shows are less likely to achieve a place at university and are less likely to make it into the legal profession.

Applications for 2022 are now open.

Insight Week

Eligibility

England and Wales: First year law and non-law students. Additionally those in the second year of a four year law or non-law degree.
Scotland: Second-year law students.
International: Penultimate year students.

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

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Vacation Scheme

Eligibility

England and Wales: Law and non-law students in their penultimate or final year as well as all graduates and candidates in a non-law career.
Scotland: Law students in their penultimate or final year. Accelerated LLB students: First or second year.
International: Final year students and above.

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

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Training Contract

Our training contracts are only offered to individuals who successfully complete the CMS Academy programme.

Business Development & Marketing Graduate Programme

Eligibility

All candidates for the Business Development and Marketing Programme must be on track to achieve (or have already achieved) a 2:1 degree or higher.

Applications are now closed.

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