Applying: What's Involved
Scots Law Degree
To apply you should be on track to receive a 2.1 or higher in Scots Law, or be studying for the Accelerated Degree. Summer placements are suitable for 3rd year LLB students and above or 1st year accelerated LLB and above.
Stage 1: Application form
To apply for a summer placement complete our online application form. If you have any questions please let us know GradRecruitment@burnesspaull.com.
Stage 2: Aptitude tests
The next stage of the application process is for you complete our online aptitude testing. Aptitude testing is used to assess your ability in decision making, analysis of information and comprehension of instructions.
Stage 3: Assessment centre
When invited to an assessment centre you will take part in a range of activities:
- An interview with a partner and a member of HR. We’ll ask you to discuss your answer to a research topic, which we will have given you in advance
- Aptitude testing – in-depth versions of the online assessments
Our applications for 2020 summer placements are now open, the deadline is midnight on Sunday 5 January 2020. Please click on the "Apply" section to get started.