Training Contracts
at K&L Gates

We have up to 10 Training Contract vacancies available each year in the London office and 8 places available on our summer Legal Work Placement scheme. We have an online application process which you can access via our website at or you can request a paper application form by e-mailing The deadline for Training Contract applications is 31 July 2012 and 15 February 2012 for the Legal Work Placement.

For more details please visit our website.

The firm

K&L Gates LLP comprises nearly 2,000 lawyers who practice in 37 offices located on three continents and represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organisations and individuals. Our practice is a robust full market practice - cutting edge, complex and dynamic, at once regional, national and international in scope. Whilst our international practice requires lawyers with diverse backgrounds and skills, we come together in our shared values of investment and growth, both for the firm and the individual. We are committed to professional development and provide a cutting-edge training programme.

Main areas of work

K&L Gates is active in the areas of AIM, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring & insolvency, banking & finance, investment management and related funds work, anti-trust, competition & trade regulation, private equity, real estate, environmental matters, travel & leisure, intellectual property, digital media and sport, construction, PFI projects, insurance coverage, securities enforcement, regulatory work, tax, labour & employment, pensions & incentives, litigation, international arbitration and other forms of dispute resolution.


We currently have offices in Anchorage, Austin, Beijing, Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Doha, Dubai, Fort Worth, Frankfurt, Harrisburg, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Newark, New York, Orange County, Palo Alto, Paris, Pittsburgh, Portland, Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai, Singapore, Spokane/Coeur D'Alene, Taipei, Tokyo, Warsaw and Washington.