Fladgate Trainee Programme

Starting from 2020, Fladgate will recruit trainees solely through our new vacation scheme – in response to feedback collated from graduate students.

The vacation scheme provides graduate students – our potential future trainees – an opportunity to gain hands on experience at the Firm and a good understanding of what life as a Fladgate trainee will be like.

Application Process 

Online applications open – Mid December 2019
Online applications close – 1 March 2020
Psychometric tests – 2 – 6 March 2020
Assessment dates – 1 April 2020 and 20 April 2020

Summer vacation scheme dates

  • Group 1: 15 – 19 June 2020
  • Group 2: 29 June – 3 July 2020
  • Group 3: 6 – 10 July 2020
  • Group 4: 20 – 24 July 2020

Training contract offers will be made by 31 July 2020

Click here to apply 

Our Training Contract

Joining us as a trainee you’ll be immersed in our business from the start. With practical, hands-on exposure to active work and a comprehensive education programme, we’ll give you the opportunity to shine. Read more »


Review our FAQs to help you decide whether Fladgate is right for you:

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We are Fladgate

Read our graduate recruitment brochure to find out who we are and what we offer:

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Meet some of our current trainees

Isha Wurie

Alex Elliot

We work with a diverse range of clients, including:

Pod Food
Gareth Bale & Aaron Ramsey
Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
Penguin Random House
Odeon Cinemas Limited

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