Welcome to the Allen & Overy Hub

We’re Allen & Overy. For ninety years, we’ve been at the forefront of the legal industry by finding new ways of meeting the challenges that our clients face. We’re a pioneering, forward-thinking business; the only one to have topped the Financial Times Innovative Law Firm ranking six times. Read more »

Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
Hundreds of students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
A&O has over 40 offices around the world.
In 2018, A&O advised 31% more deals globally than any other law firm, making A&O the leading transactional law firm.
We work in a range of sectors, such as: Energy, Chemicals & Utilities, Real Estate, Automotive, Life Sciences and Healthcare.
Each year we offer approximately 60 vacancies across our vacation schemes.
We have worked with some of the world's leading businesses, such as HSBC and 21st Century Fox, on their transactions.
A&O is heavily involved with CRISPR, a ground-breaking discovery that has the potential to radically advance gene-editing.

Senem Cilingiroglu

Current Trainee

"I had done other vacation schemes and open days but the A&O scheme stood out for two reasons: firstly, I learned so much about the industry and secondly, it was so much fun."

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David Berman

Senior Associate, Litigation

"The firm is a real champion of diversity and inclusion. A&O also values individuality, so when you come to work you are expected to be yourself and the culture here is supportive of that aim."

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