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Who is it for?
You’re in one of:
– Year 9 to Year 13 (England & Wales)
– S2 to S6 (Scotland)
– Year 3 to 4, Lower Sixth and Upper
Sixth (Northern Ireland)
– 4th Year to 6th Year (Republic of
You are, or have been, a full-time or
You came to the UK as a refugee or
How long is it?
What does it involve?
If you’re thinking a future in law might
be out of reach, our Work Experience
programme could well change your
mind. In four days, we’ll show you what’s
possible, how our legal practice works and
the role that you could play with us.
Your time on the programme will be
packed with opportunities to learn,
discover, and meet new people. You will
develop skills that all employers look for
and lay the foundations for an exciting
You’ll get to know what makes CMS tick and how
our lawyers help all kinds of different clients.
Buddy with a trainee lawyer
You’ll be assigned a trainee lawyer who will
show you what life is really like inside the firm.
30-35 hours of contact time
You’ll have plenty of opportunity to meet
and learn from different lawyers during their
Successfully complete the programme and you’ll
be assigned a mentor to stay in touch with.
We’ll also encourage you to apply for our Law
Scholarship or Apprenticeship programmes.
The idea of being a lawyer
always seemed quite daunting,
but the PRIME Work Experience
programme really put my mind
at rest. I got to see how the
whole firm functions and what
being a trainee lawyer actually
involves. But best of all, it
helped me realise that this is a
world and a career that’s open
Learn more about our
PRIME Work Experience