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RPC and Weil Gotshal post high retention figures

Aug 5, 2014 RPC has announced that it is retaining 94% of its qualifying trainees, while Weil Gotshal & Manges is keeping on 100%. RPC saw 15 of its 16 trainees apply for jobs, with the entire group accepted. This year”s high…

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Linklaters retains 93% of Autumn qualifiers

Jul 24, 2014 Linklaters has announced that it will retain 93 per cent of its trainees this autumn, offering 54 of 57 trainees a position as a newly qualified lawyer, and seeing 53 accept the offer. Linklaters is the first among…

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Norton announces pay rises for trainees and NQs

Jul 19, 2014 Norton Rose Fulbright has announced a pay rise for newly qualified and trainee lawyers. Newly qualified lawyers will take home an extra £2000, with pay jumping from £63,000 to £65,000, backdated to May. The pay…

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Orrick posts 0% retention rate

Aug 20, 2013 Orrick has revealed a shocking 0% trainee retention rate for its qualifying trainees this September. The five qualifying trainees will miss out on a job offer as a result of the firm’s…

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