37 of its 40 trainees take NQ roles
Slaughter and May has posted an autumn trainee retention rate of 93%
The firm will keep 37 trainees at NQ level, out of a cohort of 40. All are on permanent deals.
The Legal Cheek Firms Most List 2023 shows Slaughters recruits around 95 trainees every year. First-year salaries currently sit at £50,000, rising to £55,000 in their second year. The firm’s NQs earn £115,000.
Earlier this year, Slaughters revealed a spring retention rate of 100%, with the firm keeping all of its 47 qualifiers.