What we look for in a trainee solicitor

Some of the key skills we look for in a trainee solicitor are:

  • A willingness to work hard
  • An ability to engage well with clients and colleagues
  • An awareness of the need to be commercial
  • A continual desire for self-improvement and professional development
  • A commitment to excellence
  • An appreciation of the importance of taking pride in what we do and how we do it
  • A desire to help us achieve our vision

Our trainees are on twitter, follow @SintonsTrainees to see what they are up to or to ask for advice.

How do I apply?

If you are perusing this page then it may be that you are looking at training contract opportunities in the future at Sintons. Our recruitment process to join us in September 2026 is now closed.

However, the window for recruitment to start with us in September 2027 will open again early in January 2025 so please do return then for more information.

In the meantime, thank you for your interest in Sintons.

Finally, please take a few moments to read our Graduate Recruitment Handbook.