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Our Training Contracts Programme Sorry, applications are now closed

Thank you for taking an interest in Minster Law. As one of the UK's largest personal injury businesses providing excellent service, we are committed to improving lives while being very aware of our wider community responsibilities alongside our commercial business objectives.

Our Training Contracts are key to our success, creating mutually beneficial partnerships with talented individuals who we hope will not only become outstanding Minster Law solicitors, but successful future business leaders too.

Michael Warren,
Managing Director

Our Training Contracts applications are currently closed. To register your interest in our Training Contracts and to be informed of any important updates to the programme, send us an email.

You can also keep up-to-date with our current trainees’ progress on Twitter by following @inthelifeofPI.

Quick facts

  • Helped more than 800,000 people in the UK since 2006
  • Personal injury specialists with specific expertise in accidents involving a vehicle or on a motorcycle
  • More than 600 employees with a nationwide reach and offices in York, Wakefield and London
  • Key partnerships with some of the UK’s leading insurance and broker brands, including Bennetts
  • One of the first legal firms to employ disruptive thinking and move away from traditional partnership models preferred by most law firms
  • First to test online self-service as part of the claims journey
  • We don’t just want to recruit great solicitors in the making. We want to create future business leaders too.
Learn more about us

What we offer

We do everything we can to enable you to shape your Training Contract to suit you and your needs as much as ours. We provide:

  • the opportunity to undertake up to six different seats maximising your knowledge, experience and informed future choices
  • a broad selection of seat subjects including all categories of personal injury. The Business Seat, thought to be a first of its kind in the industry, enables you to understand all aspects of the whole business
  • quality training and coaching to develop your legal and wider commercial skills, with the opportunity to work towards a specialism in high value work
  • real responsibility, client contact and the chance to gain practical experience and the commercial skills to become (at the very least) a great solicitor
  • mentoring by experts in a variety of specialisms
  • working alongside our Executive team to develop your business and leadership skills
  • the opportunity to become involved in business development and a range of networking opportunities.

Salary & Benefits

  • 1st year trainees £22,000
  • 2nd year trainees £24,000
  • 25 days holiday – plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Death in service and critical illness cover
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Discounted gym membership
Find out more about our benefits

Vacation placement applications

If you’re interested in a Training Contract with us, we recommend that you apply to undertake a vacation placement first. It will give you the opportunity to get to know us a little better, as well as showing us what you’re really about!

Our Vacation Placements applications are currently closed. To register your interest in our Training Contracts and to be informed of any important updates to the programme, send us an email.

You can also keep up-to-date with our current trainees’ progress on Twitter by following @inthelifeofPI.

Training contract
applications

To be considered for a Training Contract, you must have passed your Legal Practice Course (LPC) by the start of your Training Contract and have achieved a minimum 2:1 in your degree, although this doesn’t necessarily have to be in Law. If not in Law, you must also have passed your Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL).

Our Training Contracts applications are currently closed. To register your interest in our Training Contracts and to be informed of any important updates to the programme, send us an email.

You can also keep up-to-date with our current trainees’ progress on Twitter by following @inthelifeofPI.

Our trainees let loose

Don’t just take our word for how great our Training Contracts are. Read what our current trainee solicitors think below. Alternatively, to get a real insight into life at Minster Law, including out of work fun from mud and kayaking to curries and the JLD, follow them @inthelifeofPI

Our Training Contracts applications are currently closed. To register your interest in our Training Contracts and to be informed of any important updates to the programme, send us an email.

You can also keep up-to-date with our current trainees’ progress on Twitter by following @inthelifeofPI.