Hugh James Open Door careers open day


If you’re pursuing a career in law or would like to find out what it’s like to work for one of the UK’s top law firms, our open day could be the insight you’ve been looking for.

On Tuesday 6 March, we’re opening our doors and letting you in to experience life at Hugh James.

You’ll have the opportunity to meet our current trainees and solicitors who will talk you through their own experiences, many of which were offered positions after attending our previous careers events.

You’ll also meet key members of staff including our training principal, Gwen Evans, and HR Director, Di Brooks. They will be able to answer any questions you may have about our recruitment process, placement schemes and career opportunities.

You’ll also have the option to take a tour of our Cardiff office where you’ll be able to see first-hand the environment we work in.

You might be interested to know:
11 people went on to get jobs with Hugh James
8 people secured places on our vacation scheme
3 people were offered training contracts

The video below is a snapshot into last year’s open day. We hope it’ll give you an insight into what you expect from the day.

Why join us?

  • Top 100 UK law firm
  • Full service with great career prospects and training opportunities
  • Chance to work across varied legal departments
  • Commitment to charities and CSR
  • Regular social events
  • Convenient city centre location

If this sounds like something you’d like to attend, please email us to reserve your spot. We have a limited number of places available on the day and you need to pre-register to be able to attend.
When registering, please let us know which university you are currently at or have previously studied at.

If you have any further questions, please contact us at:

We look forward to seeing you.


Tuesday 6 March 2018


10am until 1pm


Hugh James, Hodge House, 114 - 116 St Mary Street, Cardiff, CF10 1DY

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