Lewis Silkin


Position: 81
Firm: Lewis Silkin

Turnover: £29.4m
Profit per equity partner: £330K
Earnings per partner: £232K
Equity spread: £206K-£493K
Net profit: £7.3m
Profit margin: 25 per cent
Revenue per fee-earner: £199K
Revenue per lawyer: £236K
Revenue per partner: £674K
Revenue per equity partner: £1.28m
Total number of fee-earners: 148
Total number of qualified partners: 125
Total number of partners: 44
Total number of equity partners: 23
Total number of female partners: 13
Total number of female equity partners: 1
Total number of staff: 248
Leverage ratio (equity partners/fee-earners): 1:4.4

  • Web: www.lewissilkin.com/trainees
  • Telephone: 020 7074 8194
  • Fax: 020 7864 1227
  • No. of Trainees: 12
  • No. of Trainee Vacancies: 5
  • Training contract application deadline: 31-Jul-08
  • Selection
    • Individual interview: Yes
    • Panel interview: No
    • Assessment day: Yes
    • Psychometric test: Yes
    • Written exercise: Yes
  • No. of Seats: 4
  • Opportunities Abroad: No
  • Vacation Schemes
    • No. placements: 12
    • Summer vacation scheme application deadline: 31-Jan-08
  • GDL/CPE Intake: Variable
  • GDL/CPE funding
    • Fees: Yes
    • Maintenance: No
  • LPC funding
    • Fees: Yes
    • Maintenance: £4,500
  • Salary/benefits
    • Start: £32,000
    • Qualification: £50,000
    • Season ticket loan: Yes
    • Healthcare: Yes
    • Pension scheme: Yes
    • Life assurance: Yes
    • Bonus scheme: Yes
    • Gym membership: Yes
    • Subsidised lunch: Yes