29 out of 30

Burges Salmon’s Bristol workplace

Burges Salmon has recorded an autumn 2020 trainee retention rating of 97%.

The UK legislation agency has retained 29 out of 30 final-seat trainees, all on everlasting offers.

The brand new recruits — of which two thirds are feminine and one third male — will likely be unfold throughout a variety of the agency’s key follow areas, together with banking; development and engineering; pensions; employment; company; and dispute decision.

Burges Salmon’s managing associate Roger Bull stated: “It’s with nice pleasure we announce one other yr of excessive trainee retention charges; at Burges Salmon, we’re dedicated to being an distinctive place to work and to recruiting, retaining and motivating the best calibre of individuals.”

He continued:

“We contemplate our trainee programme to be market main and it’s nice to see this mirrored within the continued distinctive retention charges. Many congratulations to our qualifying solicitors of 2020.”

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In the latest three rounds the agency posted outcomes of 100%, 96% and 100%.

Earlier this week Authorized Cheek reported that Linklaters had retained 46 of its 53 autumn qualifiers, with one on a fixed-term deal. This handed the magic circle participant a rating of 87%, or 85%, relying on the way you learn the numbers.