Our firm

We are a full service law firm based in North East England serving clients throughout the UK and further afield. Established in 1896, we have an outstanding reputation for being approachable, trustworthy and providing practical, pragmatic and robust advice.

With over 200 employees including 28 partners and over 100 lawyers, we are one of the largest law firms in the region and pride ourselves on providing our clients with the highest quality, partner-led legal advice and exceptional personal service. ‘A stalwart player in the North which regularly attracts national clients to its office in Newcastle (Legal 500).

Through our shared values of knowledge, integrity and pragmatism, our people deliver results of real quality and enduring commercial benefit.

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.