Not in an ominous, Liam Neeson 'I will find you and I will kill you' sense, but more in relation to its growing global reach. The firm already has a well-established and extensive network in the UK, but has been working on bolstering its international offering over the past several years.
But PM wants more.
Its recruitment website proclaims: Most recently the firm opened new offices in Johannesburg and Dublin — the latter directly as a response to the Brexit vote. Does all this foreshadow a future decrease in the importance of the UK network? Not according to training principal Neil Black: They are financial services, energy, infrastructure, real estate and advanced manufacturing technology.
This is a pretty short list, but PM wins Chambers UK rankings across the country for a whole range of areas. At the time of calls there were 50 trainees in London, 20 in Birmingham, 19 in Leeds, and 15 in Manchester the firm also recruits trainees in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Each office comes with a dizzying array of seat options. However, we heard that those who did go enjoyed the experience. Leeds, meanwhile, recently advised Pharmacy2U during its acquisition of Chemist Direct. A lot of it is just project management really. The well-regarded team has lawyers in London alone.
Across the offices Paypal and E. ON also appear on the client roster with the firm advising the latter on how to get authorisation from the FCA to lend consumer credit.
Issues would often arise over the interpretation of specific clauses which are used a lot in construction industry contract templates.
Trainees have to "juggle competing responsibilities," working on multiple matters at the same time. We have big supermarket and insurance clients so I did lot of ad hoc research for them as well.
I was also given free rein to agree small leases myself. The firm has also done its part to keep Kuwait clean, advising five international banks on the construction of a solid waste disposal facility in the emirate.
On the contentious side the firm acted for Royal London in Hughes v Royal London, settling a point of law regarding when pension providers and trustees can decline transfer requests to schemes suspected of being scams.
Client contact occasionally breaks up the cycle of drafting, research and bundling. Some are early birds, while in others people usually get in at 9.
We did also hear of a few midnight and early morning finishes and one working day that stretched into 2pm the following day. However, such late finishes are fairly infrequent.
You can see Old Trafford and the Etihad Stadium. These buzzwords are not without a basis in fact, trainees told us. In terms of connectedness the firm makes an effort to cross-sell services between offices.
There are also social events which help boost team spirit within offices: Does it mean making sure your drag look features some fierce contouring? Yeah, not quite as exciting, we know. What this means at PM is that there are specific working spaces for lawyers visiting from other offices, the firm offers extended paternity and maternity leave, and there are some lawyers who work from home.
Everyone tells you to feel relaxed but you still get very worried just by the nature of wanting the job. In67 of 91 qualifiers were kept on.
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