Browne Jacobson

Insider Scorecard

A
Training
A
Quality of work
A
Peer support
A
Partner approach-ability
A
Work/life balance
A
Legal tech
B
Perks
B
Office

Insider Scorecard Grades range from A* to D and are derived from the Legal Cheek Trainee and Junior Lawyer Survey of over 2,000 trainees and junior associates at the leading law firms in the UK.

Money

First year trainee salary £35,000
Second year trainee salary £36,500
Newly qualified salary £60,000
Profit per equity partner Undisclosed
GDL grant Undisclosed
LPC grant Undisclosed

The above salaries are for London. In Browne Jacobson’s regional offices the equivalent salaries are £26,000 (first year trainees), £27,000 (second year trainees) and £40,000 (newly qualified solicitors).

Hours

Average arrival time 08:48
Average leave time 18:47
Annual target hours 1,500
Annual leave 26 days

Average arrive and leave times are derived from the Legal Cheek Trainee and Junior Lawyer Survey of over 2,000 trainees and junior associates at the leading law firms in the UK.

Secondments

Chances of secondment abroad 0%
Chances of client secondment 10%

Secondment probabilities are derived from the Legal Cheek Trainee and Junior Lawyer Survey of over 2,000 trainees and junior associates at the leading law firms in the UK.

General Info

Training contracts 12
Latest trainee retention rate 84%
Offices 5
Countries 1
Minimum A-level requirement No minimum
Minimum degree requirement No minimum

Diversity

UK female associates 60%
UK female partners 35%
UK BME associates 10%
UK BME partners 10%

Universities Current Trainees Attended