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 primarily available for 3rd year students or 1st year students studying the Accelerated LLB.

Stage 1: Application form

To apply for a summer placement complete our online application form. If you have any questions please let us know hranddevelopment@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