As a placement student in our Corporate Services team, you will have a great opportunity to see a busy legal team in action. Our corporate and commercial lawyers provide comprehensive advice to businesses on the whole lifecycle of commercial activity including mergers & acquisitions, restructuring, corporate finance, commercial contracts and intellectual property. You can find out more about the work the team does here.
We are seeking an undergraduate business or law student to take on a 12 month paid internship as a Legal Assistant, starting in July 2019. You will provide efficient and effective administrative support to the Corporate services team in Bath.
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Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 law firm with robust commercial, private client, personal injury and clinical negligence practices. It has the combined expertise of over 500 staff across offices in Bath, London, Oxford and Wiltshire and is a founding member of the international network of independent law firms, Interleges.
Royds Withy King uses its experience to put clients ahead of the curve and places client relationships at the heart of everything it does. Royds Withy King achieved eight top tier rankings in The Legal 500 2017 and 39 lawyers were ranked as ‘Leaders in their Field’ in Chambers & Partners UK 2018, both leading guides to the law.
The firm is proud to be ranked for the last five years as a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work for. Royds Withy King also received a three star ‘extraordinary’ accreditation from Best Companies in 2017 – one of just six UK law firms to have done so.