Trainee Solicitor Scheme


Applications now closed

The application process for our 2019 Trainee Scheme is now closed.

Shortlisting will take place in December and the assessment centre will run in early January 2019.

The assessment centre will involve a variety of exercises to assess your competence across a range of skills including:

  • Technical ability
  • Commercial acumen
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Teamwork and Leadership
  • Communication

Successful applicants will commence their training contract in September 2019.


Why Tughans?

A training contract at Tughans represents a fantastic opportunity for talented and ambitious people to gain invaluable legal training in one of Northern Ireland’s most successful law firms.

We are authorised by the Law Society of Northern Ireland to provide training to students who have obtained a place at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies (IPLS Scheme) and we are also approved by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to provide training to students who have completed the Legal Practice Course in England and Wales (LPC Scheme).

This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious graduates to join a leading commercial law firm which offers significant scope for personal development and an attractive, challenging and rewarding career path.

Tughans has a strong record of being able to offer newly qualified solicitor positions to its trainees at the end of their training contracts.

Tughans is an Equal Opportunities Employer