Meet Charity Kirby

"The breadth of the work—in particular being encouraged to develop experience in both High Court litigation and international arbitration. I also like the people I work with, the value of which cannot be overstated."

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Insight Day

We will be hosting an insight day on Thursday 16 November 2023 for you to learn more about King & Spalding. To apply to the insight day, please send us a short statement explaining why you are interested in attending (no more than 300 words). Please send your statement to Final invitations and instructions to join the Insight Day will be circulated in early November. 

London Training Contracts

King & Spalding is accepting applications for training contracts in London. Successful candidates demonstrate keen motivation, intellectual curiosity, innovative thinking, initiative, and a strong desire to grow within a Top 30 global law firm.

We welcome applications from students who are available to commence their training contract in March 2025, or March/September 2026. Financial sponsorship of the SQE fees will be offered to successful candidates. 

Please click here to download our application form and submit all applications to Graduate Recruitment team at Training contract applications close on 12 February 2024. Assessment centres will run in March 2024, with final panel interviews taking place in April 2024.

Practice Areas

Participants in our UK trainee program gain direct experience in multiple practice areas and industries, including banking, disputes, energy and projects, finance, international arbitration, international trade, Islamic finance, mergers & acquisitions, real estate and tax. 

King & Spalding LLP (K&S) is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all state, federal, and local laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other status protected by applicable law. 

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