Our success is largely due to the talented people we attract

Experience what it’s really like to work at a leading law firm

Many of the outstanding lawyers you'll meet here trained with Russell-Cooke

On average, we take on six or seven trainees a year
Our trainees are part of the legal team
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Competition for training contracts with us is intense
You will need excellent academic ability
Our recruitment process gives you the chance to get under our skin
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Good work life balance
People we attract tend to be high achievers
Kick-start your career with a diverse and friendly firm

Plenty of opportunities to get involved in cases in a meaningful way and contribute to their outcome

Lex 100 winner

Lots of client contact and responsibility

Lex 100 winner

Many opportunities to work closely with partners and senior associates

Lex 100 winner

The firm attracts those who want a bit more balance in their working life

Chambers Student Guide 2018

Positive and welcoming atmosphere

Lex 100 winner

everyone is very chatty and outgoing and there's a family-friendly atmosphere

Chambers Student Guide 2018

High-quality work

Lex 100 winner

Non-hierarchical structure

Lex 100 winner

offers ... issues that are quite personal and have a real tangible effect on people's lives

Chambers Student Guide 2018

offers a greater variety of work when you're training compared with places in the City

Chambers Student Guide 2018