We have the legal knowledge, the experience, the international reach and the commercial focus to advise on all aspects of international commerce. Our clients are dynamic and entrepreneurial people who require advice from bright, flexible and commercially-minded lawyers with a broad range of skills and experience.
You need to be focused, enthusiastic, professional and committed to providing outstanding client service.
Who we are
HFW is a sector focused global law firm providing services to businesses in construction, aviation, shipping, insurance, commodities and energy. We have over 500 lawyers working across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. We take a progressive approach to our roles in commercial business – thinking creatively and pragmatically to support our clients.
Graduate careers with us
By completing a training contract with us you will gain experience in our top ranked industry sectors in London and in at least one of our international locations.
Recently, Trainees have completed seats in our core industry sectors of shipping, commodities, energy, insurance, logistics, mining and aerospace, as well as seats in EU/competition and regulatory; corporate; financial services regulation; fraud and insolvency, and commercial.
As a Trainee, almost all of the matters that you work on will have an international dimension. Added to this is our commitment to providing each and every one of our Trainees with the opportunity to experience our international network first-hand.
Learn more about us, watch some informative videos, meet our people and get a flavour of our training schemes HERE.
During your training contract you will work for high-profile clients on often precedent setting cases. The work is challenging and fast paced. In return for your hard work, we will provide you with a supportive environment and top quality work, enabling you to become the best and most rounded lawyer that you can be.