This is an opportunity to spend a period of time outside the classroom, learning more about working life and legal practice. Selecting a course of study at University is an important and sometimes difficult decision. Our work experience programme is designed to assist pupils who are considering studying law at university.
Our work experience programme is based in the Edinburgh office and is designed for school pupils who;
Our work experience programme is unpaid and lasts for one week, Monday to Friday from 9.30 to 1pm. We offer 12 places each year, one a month, and you will get experience in at least three different areas of legal practice, by shadowing our trainee solicitors.
We receive a lot of applications each year, so before you apply you need to think carefully about why you are applying and be able to demonstrate a keen interest in the placement. We are looking for evidence of your passion and knowledge of law and why you are thinking of studying law at University.
You can apply for work experience placements up to six months ahead. There are two closing dates for applications - the 28th February and 30th September each year.
To apply for work experience with Morton Fraser, please fill in our Work Experience Application Form. If you require any more information please contact Sarah Aitkenhead who looks after our work experience programme.