We are a distinctive law firm with a straightforward, independently-minded approach. We bring thoughtful solutions to the complex legal challenges faced by our clients around the world.
We offer a stimulating workplace and pathways to rewarding careers. The talent at the firm today, and the excellence of legal advice and service that we set, offer our clients something quite exceptional. Will you be our next remarkable recruit?
Who we are
Macfarlanes LLP is a corporate law firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It advises national and multinational companies, business leaders and high-net-worth individuals in the UK and internationally across the full range of corporate and commercial matters as well as on their private affairs.
We have 87 partners and over 220 solicitors. Over half of our partners trained with the firm, a fact we are very proud about.
Careers with us
At Macfarlanes, graduates are seen as more than just potential trainees. We are recruiting for the future of the firm and therefore our objective is always to find people who are capable of becoming lawyers of the highest quality.
We have a formidable, and unique, combination of expertise and culture; and we rely on remarkable individuals to shape the firm for the future. We are very particular about whom we take on for a simple reason: only the right people can do what we ask of them. We look for a rare combination of character, drive and intellectual curiosity.
We work with some of the world's leading businesses and business leaders. Through close partner support, we enable you to deal directly with clients, assisting on complex transactions.
Explore our graduate training programmes HERE.
Work hard, play hard, contribute!
As a trainee at Macfarlanes you will be expected to work hard, but there will also be plenty of opportunities to have fun and get to know your colleagues around the firm. We also aim to have a positive impact through our four main themes of Corporate Social Responsibility activity: pro bono legal advice; community action; environment; and charitable giving.