The LawCareers.Net Training & Recruitment Awards recognise excellence at all levels.
Our 17 winners and their fellow nominees come from every category of law firm, from the City to the high street.

Best Recruiter – Large City Firm

Baker McKenzie

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Hogan Lovells

Macfarlanes LLP

Stephenson Harwood LLP

Taylor Wessing

Best Recruiter – Medium City Firm

Boodle Hatfield LLP

Bristows LLP

Farrer & Co LLP

Forsters LLP

Mayer Brown International LLP

Mishcon de Reya LLP


Best Recruiter – Medium Regional Firm

Bevan Brittan LLP

DMH Stallard LLP

Leathes Prior

Michelmores LLP

Roythornes Solicitors

Thomson Snell & Passmore LLP


Best Recruiter – National/Large Regional Firm

Addleshaw Goddard

Burges Salmon LLP

DWF Group Plc

Irwin Mitchell LLP

Pinsent Masons LLP


Womble Bond Dickinson

Best Recruiter – Small Firm

Davis Blank Furniss LLP

Hughes Paddison

Humphreys Law

Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors LLP

Owen White

Wrigleys Solicitors LLP

Best Recruiter – US Firm in the City

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher UK LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Milbank LLP

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP

Best Trainer – Large City Firm

Ashurst LLP

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Charles Russell Speechlys



Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Best Trainer – Medium City Firm:

Collyer Bristow LLP

Dechert LLP

Devonshires Solicitors

Goodman Derrick LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Winckworth Sherwood LLP

Best Trainer – Medium Regional Firm

Clarion Solicitors


Forbes Solicitors

Hugh James

Taylor Walton LLP

Thomson Snell & Passmore LLP

Trethowans LLP

Best Trainer – National/Large Regional Firm

Birketts LLP

Gateley Legal

Hill Dickinson LLP

Mills & Reeve LLP

Osborne Clarke LLP


Ward Hadaway

Best Trainer – Small Firm

Atherton Godfrey LLP

Curzon Green Solicitors

Harold Benjamin Solicitors

Kesar & Co Solicitors

Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP

Thackray Williams LLP

Best Trainer – US Firm in the City

Covington & Burling LLP

Goodwin Procter (UK) LLP

Latham & Watkins

Morrison & Foerster (UK) LLP

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

Vinson & Elkins RLLP

Best Training Principal – Large trainee intake

Fieldfisher – Edward Miller

Gateley Legal – Victoria Garrard

Hill Dickinson LLP – Richard Capper

Macfarlanes LLP – Sean Lavin

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP – Danny Tricot

Withers LLP – Ceri Vokes

Best Training Principal – Small trainee intake

Clarion Solicitors – Ryan Millmore

Goodwin Procter (UK) LLP – Ed Hall

Gosschalks – Richard Taylor

Leathes Prior – Dan Chapman

Milbank LLP – Tom Canning

Steele Raymond LLP – Jennifer Rogerson

Best Work Placement Scheme – City Firm

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Cooley (UK) LLP


Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Mayer Brown International LLP

Wedlake Bell LLP

Best Work Placement Scheme – Regional Firm

Addleshaw Goddard


DWF Group Plc

Howes Percival LLP

Pinsent Masons LLP


Commendation for Diversity

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