England and Wales Solicitors Training Programme

We are looking for trainees for our Channel Island offices to qualify as an England and Wales solicitor.

We will sponsor you to complete your Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) studies and provide you with the qualifying work experience you need by developing your skills in both contentious and non-contentious areas of law as well as experiencing the opportunity to work in different practice areas. Once qualified you will join one of our highly regarded legal teams and complete your development to become one of the offshore world's leading lawyers.

About us

Carey Olsen is a leading offshore law firm. We advise on Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey law across a global network of nine international offices, working across banking and finance, corporate and M&A, investment funds and private equity, trusts and private wealth, dispute resolution, insolvency and property law.

Our requirements

Strong academics are vital, and we require you to be on track for, or to have already achieved a minimum of a 2(i) degree (or the equivalent) and a minimum of AAB (or equivalent) at 'A' Level. We are looking for candidates who are available for a September 2023 start.

If you are currently a student, you should apply in the final year of your degree.

We will also accept submissions from candidates who have completed their legal education and LPC.

For more information call us on 01534 822262.

Applicants will be based in one of our Jersey or Guernsey offices and must have the right to work in the relevant jurisdiction. Immigration support is not available for individuals on the training programme.

To apply for the Jersey programme, please click here.

Applications for the Guernsey programme have now closed

Please note we also offer Articled Clerk training programmes for Caymanian and Bermudian residents to qualify in our Cayman Islands and Bermuda offices. Further details can be found via the following links: