Vacation Scheme

Our Vacation Scheme is a great way to experience 'real work'

In 2022 we will be running two vacation schemes between June and July. As a vacation scheme student, you are a potential trainee and are therefore treated as such. You will sit with either a partner or a solicitor and you will experience 'real work' of the type that a trainee would undertake.

Other activities will include attending lunchtime seminars, visits to the courts and departmental presentations. Our aim is to offer vacation scheme students a real insight into what it would be like working as a trainee at the firm.

Vacation Scheme key facts

  • If you wish to apply for a place on our 2022 Vacation Scheme, you must do so between 1 November 2021 and 31 January 2022.
  • Applications are welcomed from both law and non-law students. Undergraduate law students should apply at the earliest in their penultimate year of study and non-law students at the earliest in their final year of study.
  • Each year we offer 14 places, 7 on each scheme.
  • We pay all students an allowance of £300 gross per week.

Open Days

Open Days allow students to learn more about working at Forsters.

People reviewing documents around a table at Forsters

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