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Who are they for?
Year 12 students in England & Wales,
Year 13 students in Northern Ireland and
S5/S6 students in Scotland who have the
potential to become great lawyers.
Specifically those from backgrounds
which research shows are less likely to
achieve a place at university and are
therefore less likely to make it into the
How long is it?
The duration of your degree.
What does it involve?
As a future facing, global law firm, we
believe that a career in law should be open
to everyone with the right talents. We are
committed to attracting and developing a
new generation of the brightest and most
creative legal minds.
Since we launched the scheme in 2012,
students benefiting from CMS Law
Scholarships have gone on to study
at some of the UK’s most prestigious
universities and to win training contracts
at some of the world’s largest law firms,
We’ll give you £2,500 for each year of
your degree and pay for your travel and
accommodation when you join us for an
assessment day and work experience.
One of our lawyers will help you with your UCAS
application and Law National Aptitude Test, and
one of our trainees will be there to offer advice
and support too.
You’ll get paid work experience in your first year
at university, and the chance to see for yourself
what life is like in an global law firm.
As part of my Law Scholarship,
I visited the London office for
three days of work experience,
workshops and advice sessions.
Meeting so many different
people, each with their own
journey into law, made me
realise that there really is
a place for me. It’s good to
know that I can bring my own
unique experience and diverse
Awarded Law Scholarship
Learn more about our
CMS Law Scholarships.