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Megan, an incoming Edinburgh Class of 2020 graduate, gives an insight into her experiences on the 2018 Summer Internship

I thoroughly enjoyed my time during the summer internship and it confirmed that DLA Piper was the firm I wanted to train at and forge my legal career with. I feel fortunate to have met hugely impressive and inspiring people, and I would start my training contract yesterday if I could. I want to share my experience by talking about the culture of the firm, the induction and my two weeks in the Edinburgh office.

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Amelia shares her experiences of the work experience placements she undertook on the Summer Internship in the Sheffield office

My experiences of the Real Estate and Employment practice groups were the highlight of my summer internship at DLA Piper. On my first morning in the Real Estate team, I was led to my desk where I was to sit next to a partner for the week. This naturally made me feel nervous as I felt that I was under increased pressure to perform. However, this was far from the reality.

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Moscow summer barbecue

The evening of Friday 20 July provided the date for the Moscow office's summer barbeque. The event was held on the sweeping balcony (which extends for the entire length of the second floor) with the setting midsummer sun shining warmly upon us until dusk.

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