Successful Training Contract Application Answers

IMPORTANT: The examples shown are successful training contract answers with city firms and any material from the example answers should under no conditions be used, as this is copyrighted material and could result in your application with a firm being withdrawn. This is shown for illustration purposes only to help assist our members with improving their writing and application skills.

Successful answer – “What are your strengths and how will you use them during your training contract?”

Successful answer – “What are the biggest challenges and opportunities facing a commercial law firm at the moment?”

Successful answer – “Why our firm?”

Successful Competency Answer –

“Give an example of a time that you faced a challenge at work”.

Successful Competency Answer –

“Provide an example of a time that you used initiative”.

Successful work experience answer –

How can I write about my retail experiences in a training contract application?

My Top Tips for Securing a Training Contract –

From Future Trainee Solicitor Chloe Cooke