We solve the most complex challenges for some of the world’s most dynamic organisations, using our knowledge, experience and energy to help them seize their most important opportunities.

Being Freshfields means committing to our values, including treating everyone with respect, consideration and courtesy, as well as working together to deliver exceptional service that helps our clients make confident decisions.

Whether it’s entering new markets, defending corporate reputation or managing multijurisdictional regulation, at Freshfields you’ll be breaking new legal ground to help our clients go further.

We are committed to being a responsible, diverse and inclusive business. And our unique eight-seat training contract draws upon our connected innovation strategy, laying the foundation for a career at the cutting edge of corporate law and the opportunity to develop – not just as a lawyer, but as a person, too.

Eight-seat training contract

Our eight-seat training contract sets you up for the work you’ll be doing as an international lawyer.

Prepare for our application process

We understand that applying for training contracts and vacation scheme can be quite daunting, so to make things easier for you, here’s what you can expect from our application process.

Twitter | 10 August 2021

Freshfields are recruiting for Legal Solutions Specialists (paralegals) in Manchester! If you are interested in applying please email The application deadline is 13th August 2021.

Twitter | 19 July 2021

Our Manchester Hub has a number of vacancies for Document Controllers in the Documents Specialist Team. For more information please contact the Manchester Recruitment Team on