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Training Contract Interview

Whether you’re preparing for your training contract or law apprenticeship interview, this page provides guidance on the different types of  interview you may be invited to attend, along with top tips on how to prepare for the day. Given the distinct similarities between the law apprenticeship and training contract interview processes, they are dealt with simultaneously on this page . So why not give yourself the best possible chance of receiving that all-important offer by reading on!

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If your preferred law firm is sufficiently impressed by your training contract application / law apprenticeship application, you may be invited to attend an interview. The interview process can be daunting, so our aim is to give you a flavour of what you can expect, along with hints and tips to help you prepare, get the most out of your interview experience and ultimately land yourself a job!

What Type of Training Contract Interview / Law Apprenticeship Interview Will I be Asked to Attend?   

There are three main ways in which law firms interview applicants:

What Will I be Asked at a Training Contract Interview?

For an idea of what you might be asked during your interview, you can visit our page on Training Contract Interview Questions.

Top Tips for Training Contract Interview Preparation 

Training contract interview preparation is vital. Ultimately, a fully prepared candidate makes for a confident and successful candidate. As part of your preparation, ensure that you:

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