Work Experience

Attwells understand how important it is for those with an interest in law to gain an insight into the workings of a law firm in order to assist with future personal development plans.

Our ethos is to encourage young people into a career in law regardless of their background. A number of our Partners chose a non-traditional route into law, Partner Lloyd Clarke’s journey is particularly inspiring. He was the first member of his family to achieve a degree. Lloyd started his career at Attwells Solicitors as an office junior.

Managing Partner Nick Attwell is keen to inspire personal development understanding varied personnel supports the breaking down of barriers in law.

If you are considering a career in law and would like to obtain work experience, we ask you write a covering letter expressing your interest and offering a little information regarding yourself. We would also ask you submit along with your covering letter a CV and a completed copy of our Equal Opportunities Form, which you can download by clicking on the link.

Applications for work experience in the summer months (June – August) are required to be made by the end of April.

Successful applicants will receive a weeks’ work experience in our Ipswich or London office, depending on their location. This will offer applicants an insight into the inner workings of a legal property practice.

To apply for Work Experience at Attwells please address your application to Charlotte Reason –, indicating your preferred dates and office.