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 application opens – Thursday 29 October 2020

Online application closes – Midnight on Sunday 31 January 2021

Psychometric Test – sent out in February 2021

Assessment Centre dates – Wednesday 31 March 2021 and Tuesday 6 April 2021

Summer Vacation Schemes:

  • Week commencing 14 June 2021
  • Week commencing 21 June 2021
  • Week commencing 28 June 2021
  • Week commencing 5 July 2021

Training contract offers – made shortly after completion of the vacation scheme

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:

Download pdf

We are Fladgate

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

Download pdf

Apply now

Apply now for Training Contract commencing September 2023:

Apply now

And follow us on Twitter for updates on the application process:

Twitter – @FladgateGrads

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

For Fladgate updates, follow