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Slaughter and May
Slaughter and May is one of the most prestigious law firms in the world. We advise on high-profile and ground-breaking international transactions and have an excellent and varied client list that includes leading corporations, financial institutions and governments.

We have 111 partners and employ over 1,100 people worldwide. Each year we take on approximately 80 trainee solicitors and are open for applications to attend open days, workshops and work experience schemes at our London office.

We aim to employ the brightest minds regardless of what, or where, they may have studied. Approximately 50% of our lawyers studied law at university and historians, biologists, linguists, psychologists and many others are also represented.

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Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.

As The Answer Company, we know that data on its own is not enough. Without insightful people and intuitive technology, data has no source and no direction. It’s just noise.

Our employees come from the very industries we specialise in. We are business analysts, lawyers, accountants, programmers, publishers and more. And, we have opportunities for early career talent to work with our diverse and talented workforce, and embark on a career that is as broad as you can imagine it. Our early career offerings include internships, graduate programs in general business, sales, internal finance and accounting and technology, apprenticeships, an MBA development programme, and work experience opportunities as well as direct non programme entry level roles. Each opportunity brings differentiated training, mentorship, the power of our enterprise wide learning and development strategies, manager and sponsor engagements, soft skills training, and many more opportunities that will give you a platform for success. Above all, though, your career with Thomson Reuters will be about work that matters, and will encourage you to bring your passions and values to work.

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University of Cambridge
Founded in 1209, the mission of the University of Cambridge is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence. To date, 90 affiliates of the University have won the Nobel Prize.

The University comprises 31 autonomous Colleges, which admit undergraduates and provide small-group tuition, and 150 departments, faculties and institutions. It is a global university: its 19,000 student body includes 3,700 international students from 120 countries. Cambridge researchers collaborate with colleagues worldwide, and the University has established larger-scale partnerships in Asia, Africa and America.

The University sits at the heart of one of the world’s largest technology clusters. The ‘Cambridge Phenomenon’ has created 1,500 hi-tech companies, 14 of them valued at over US$1 billion and two at over US$10 billion. Cambridge promotes the interface between academia and business, and has a global reputation for innovation.


University Of Oxford
The University of Oxford is a world-leading centre of learning, teaching and research. It is also the oldest university in the English-speaking world. Oxford is a collegiate university, consisting of the central University and colleges. The central University is composed of academic departments and research centres, administrative departments, libraries and museums. There are 38 colleges and six permanent private halls, which were founded by different Christian denominations and which still retain their Christian character.

The collegiate system is at the heart of the University’s success, giving students and academics the benefits of belonging both to a large, internationally renowned institution and to a small, interdisciplinary academic community. It brings together leading academics and students across subjects and year groups and from different cultures and countries, helping to foster the intense interdisciplinary approach that inspires much of the outstanding research achievement of the University and makes Oxford a leader in so many fields.