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to start your journey to an amazing career. Please note you can only apply to one opportunity each year.

We are aware of the existence of a number of websites purporting to provide sample A&O application forms and actual interview and assessment questions, including our situational Judgement Test (SJT). Some of these websites offer to provide these for a fee.

A&O takes cases of plagiarism and copyright extremely seriously, and will investigate them thoroughly. We would therefore strongly caution potential applicants against using, or paying for, unofficial sources claiming to provide information on the A&O application process. Our scenario-based assessment approach is designed to help candidates demonstrate their true potential and we would therefore encourage every potential candidate to review our website for details of our application process and a sample SJT.  

If you have any further questions on the A&O application process, or if you wish to discuss or report such a website, please contact us at graduate.recruitment@allenovery.com

Winter Vacation Scheme

Eligibility

Students currently in penultimate or final year of study, and graduates across all degree disciplines.

Application window

17 August 2021 - 13 October 2021

Summer Vacation Scheme

Eligibility

Students currently in penultimate or final year of study, and graduates across all degree disciplines.

Application window

13 September 2021 - 15 December 2021

A&O First

Eligibility

Currently in first year of a three year course or second year of a four year course of undergraduate study.

Application window

10 January 2022 - 10 February 2022

Register your interest for A&O First 2022.

 

Solicitor Apprenticeships

Eligibility

A-levels - minimum AAB or equivalent. 7 GCSEs at grade 6 or above (including Maths and English).

We run a contextualised recruitment programme and any mitigating circumstances will be taken into consideration.
 
The programme is for non-graduates only. 

Application window

13 December 2021 - 20 February 2022

LawTech Graduate Programme

Application window

13 December 2021 - 13 January 2022

Register your interest for the 2022 AD&S Graduate Programme. 

 

A&O Consulting Graduate Programme

Application window

13 December 2021 - 13 January 2022

Register your interest for the 2022 A&O Consulting Graduate Programme.

Training Contract - March 2024

Eligibility

Students currently in penultimate or final year of study and graduates of all degree disciplines.

Application window

13 September 2021 - 15 December 2021

This is the final intake at A&O who will undertake the LPC (trainees joining us from September 2024 onwards will undertake the SQE). To join this intake, you must be eligible under the SQE transitional provisions (available here).

Training Contract - September 2024 and March 2025

Eligibility

Students currently in penultimate or final year of study and graduates of all degree disciplines.

Application window

13 September 2021 - 15 December 2021