Trainee Contracts

Trainee Contracts

If you wish to apply for a training contract, send your CV along with a covering letter either by post or email, marked for the attention of Lee Lewis, Client Services Manager.

Applying for a Training Contract at Ford & Warren Solicitors

We receive around 500 applications each year. Each application is assessed to narrow the applications down to our top 60. They are then reviewed by a senior lawyer to select our top 20 candidates for interview. The first interviews are carried out by John Flint; Partner and Charles Heppenstall; Partner. If you are successful at the first interview, you will be asked back for a second interview with Peter McWilliams; Senior Partner and John Flint; Partner.

We recruit only those whose personal ethos is excellence. We provide unparalleled individual training throughout your career. We encourage self-discipline, self-motivation and self-development, and in turn we will support you within an efficient management structure.

Read the Training Contract edition of our Newsletter below for further information.

Our most recent trainee solicitors are:

  • Ben Collins
  • Jennifer Jones
  • Rachel Macintosh
  • Tom McPeak

To make a recruitment enquiry call Leeds 0113 243 6601, or email

Key Contacts: Title: Role: Email: Secretary:
Lee Lewis (view profile) Facilities Manager

Suggested Documents / Links:

Trainee Contracts 2016