Insight scheme

Starting to think about law as a career option, but want to get a better understanding of what it really means to be a lawyer in a commercial firm? Then Osborne Clarke’s Insight Scheme is for you.
"Taking part in the Insight Scheme at Osborne Clarke has helped get me to where I am today. I sat in the Commercial Disputes team and completed real-life client work, with fee-earners explaining the context and relevance of my tasks. This experience encouraged me to apply for the Vacation Scheme, and ultimately the Training Contract, where I am about to return to the Commercial Disputes team for my third seat."
Holly Baker, Trainee Solicitor

Test the waters

Aimed at first-year law and second-year non-law students, this scheme provides a glimpse into life at a law firm and a taste of what it’s like to work at Osborne Clarke - along with lots of advice to help with future applications.

Gain experience of day-to-day work through expert talks and conducting legal research exercises. Get insight on the bigger picture with opportunities to talk with partners, trainees and our recruitment team, as well as some useful tips for applying to our summer vacation scheme.

Interested? Here’s what you need to know:

  • 01
    Each placement will run over the Easter break in Bristol, London, and Reading.
  • 02
    The application process opens on 1 October 2021 and closes on 28 February 2022.
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