Find out why we keep winning awards

One of our major pledges to you is to invest in your ongoing training while trusting you to add real input to some of the most interesting, high-profile work available.

Working with us you will learn by doing. Using a combination of hands-on experience, expert supervision and structured training, we will equip you with all the confidence and support you need to earn a successful career with us.

Award winning training throughout your career

Training at OC isn’t just for trainees. Our training programmes, Q3D and The Deal, have won awards from the Legal Education and Training Group and The Lawyer, and offer career-long support and development.

Information about our training contract vacancies

  • We have 20 training contract vacancies available to start in September 2019; 8 in London, 9 in Bristol and 3 in Thames Valley.
  • The application process will open on 1 November 2016.
  • Deadline for applications is 15 January 2017.
  • Assessment centres and interviews will run throughout February/March 2017. Please ensure that you are available on the proposed dates as unfortunately we are unable to provide any alternatives.

Start your legal career

Meet our people

  • Max Herfurth

    Studied an LLB before training and is now an Associate.

  • Chloe Deng

    Studied for an LLB and LLM, now a Solicitor at OC.

  • Poppy Pite

    Studied history and philosophy, before working as an employment advisor. Poppy is now a Solicitor at OC.