Trainee Form


Please complete the following personal information. *


Work Visa required? *


Term time and home address.

Please indicate the dates that you can normally be contacted at each address.


Are you intending to take the PCLL?


PCLL intended start date


Training contract start date.


If you have previously taken part in work experience at Reed Smith Richards Butler, please provide the name of each supervisor and the period of your placement.

If you have not had work experience at Reed Smith Richards Butler, skip this question.

Supervisor's nameDates of placement

Please indicate the languages you are familiar with and your level of written and spoken fluency on a scale of 1-5: (1=basic, 5=fluent).

1 (basic)2345 (fluent)
English Written
English Spoken
Cantonese Written
Cantonese Spoken
Mandarin Written
Mandarin Spoken

Secondary Education

SchoolDate fromDate toLevel achieved


Please provide results of examinations (All DSE, GCSE, O Level, A Level, HKCEE, HKALE, or equivalent) (please specify the details):



Please list other post graduate qualifications:

University/collegeFrom (MM/YYYY)To (MM/YYYY)

Please provide name of degree course and class of degree awarded/predicted in details:


Please provide all subjects and results (if known).

All first year subjectsResultsAll second year subjectsResults

Please provide all subjects and results (if known).

All third year subjectsResultsAll fourth year subjectsResults

Please provide all subjects and results (if known).

All fifth year subjectsResults

Please give details of any scholarships, academic prizes and/or awards:


Work Experience

Please include details of both paid and voluntary work, including vacation or temporary jobs (most recent first):

CompanyDatesJob titleDepartment

Open Questions

What do you want out of a career in Law?


If you and your competitor together appear before a potential customer to pitch for a business opportunity, and after both of you have presented your respective proposals, the potential customer raises his voice at both you and your competitor, how would you handle the situation?


What do you consider to be a “work-life” balance, and does that conflict with your ambition in building a successful legal practice while facing internal and external competition?


Please provide your comments to us for our reference.


Academic Referee


I declare that all of the information is true to the best of my knowledge.


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