Robust outcomes

Mayer Brown, Ropes & Gray and Trowers & Hamlins have revealed their spring 2021 trainee retention outcomes.

Worldwide legislation agency Mayer Brown is about to retain 4 of its 5 March qualifiers, all on everlasting offers. This equates to a rating of 80%.

The Authorized Cheek Firms Most List reveals they’ll begin lawyer life on a wage of £90,000. Trainees obtain £46,000 in 12 months one, rising to £51,000 in 12 months two.

In the meantime, US outfit Ropes & Gray is retaining each its London rookies on everlasting offers. They be part of the agency’s antitrust and leveraged finance observe. Ropes’ NQ wage at present sits at £130,000, plus bonus.

Elsewhere, Metropolis outfit Trowers confirmed it’s retaining all 11 newly certified (NQ) legal professionals — six in London, three in Manchester and one in Birmingham. An extra soon-to-be-associate will qualify into the agency’s Bahrain outpost.

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With one NQ retained on a fixed-term contract, this equates to a spring rating of 100% or 91%, relying on the way you learn the figures.

Our Companies Most Listing reveals Trowers’ latest recruits in London will begin on a wage of £68,000, whereas their counterparts in Manchester and Birmingham obtain £44,000.

Coaching associate Lucy James mentioned:

“We’re delighted to have achieved a 100% move fee for our newly certified solicitors. It is a true testomony to the appreciable quantity of labor they’ve all put in all through their coaching contracts and we now stay up for watching them prosper of their new roles.”