Trainee Lawyer, Westkin Law

Organisation:   Westkin law


Location:   Mayfair, London

Deadline:   31 August 2018

Salary:   TBC

Contact:   Emily: [email protected]

Further information:


TRAINEE LAWYERs with a view to a training contract:

Westkin Law has recently been granted SRA status, a sister company Westkin Associates whih remain regulated by the OISC.

We are currently looking for Immigration Trainees. This role is designed to lead to a traning contract within 6-12 months.


What does our training programme consist of?

Training in:

  • Immigration Law
  • Best Practice in Process
  • Ethics and client conduct
  • Commercial training
  • Client Communication
  • Written standards of work

The role of Immigration Trainee involves the following responsibilities:-

  • Preparation of Immigration applications; including significant levels of client contact
  • Being aware of all relevant rules, policies and best practice affecting all aspects of immigration
  • Close liaising with Home Office
  • Client management
  • Collation of all relevant documentation
  • Updating of internal client files and database


  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong observational skills and attention to detail
  • A practical, positive approach; the ability to use initiative and find solutions
  • Ability to take full “ownership” of tasks, and to plan, control and manage a project from start to finish
  • Ability to meet deadlines, manage time effectively in a high pressure environment, and to effectively prioritise tasks
  • Commercial awareness, and a flair for business development, account management, and relationship-building

How to apply – the frankly, boring CV method.

If you feel that you meet the above requirements, and could make a real contribution in this role, please apply by emailing us at [email protected], quoting ref: IWA2202 in subject title. .


Non CV method

CVs can be used but priority will be given to those that apply without using a CV. We receive a deluge of CVs that are not suited to the job role. You can apply using any other method you can think of as long as it can be attached to an email or a link provided in an email. You can use any form of presentation tool, online or otherwise. You can use any website or programme. The key is show us what you can do and to stand out.

All applications to be held in the strictest confidence. Immediate start welcome, but not mandatory. Initial probationary period applies.

We are not interested in working with agents, consultants or others who represent applicants. We only want to hear directly from applicants.

Westkin Associates

0207 1184 546

[email protected]

17 Hanover Square, Mayfair

United Kingdom




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