Find a training contract

Before you commence the PPC studying at Blackhall Place, you must enter into a training contract with a solicitor.

Help to find a role

You can find a range of useful resources to assist in the process below:

Annual seminar 

The annual Finding Your Training Contract seminar, organised by the Law Society Traineeship Section to help prospective trainees find a training contract, is available this year as a complimentary online seminar. Course content will be available from 1 March 2021 to registered attendees.

CV register

The Society's online CV register allows FE-1 students seeking a traineeship to upload their CVs, which are then visible to interested hiring solicitors.

Guides

The Society has produced two guides to assist trainee solicitors in seeking a contract:

Legalvacancies.ie and Job alerts

The Society's dedicated jobs site features the latest jobs, along with career advice and free Job Alert email notifications when suitable roles are advertised.

The training contract

The training contract will normally last for 24 months, with work commencing after you complete the PPC I.