Accutrainee was founded and is run by solicitors. So we understand the legal industry; the challenges of delivering commercially viable legal services to clients whilst staying sensitive to the partnership ethos of our profession or the needs of your in-house teams.
Accutrainee is very fortunate to benefit from an impressive group of highly experienced and respected individuals with expertise in many different areas and from many different industries.
Henry has held senior roles in investment banks, law firms and commercial enterprises. He was an investment banker for a number of years, including a director at BZW, before returning to the law as a partner at Herbert Smith in 1998 acted for a large number of financial institutions and overseeing the opening of a number of international offices as well as being responsible for the relationship with Herbert Smith’s European Alliance firms. Throughout his career Henry has been heavily involved in recruiting both at junior and partner level.
Professor Peter Giblin
Professor Peter Giblin specialises in working with senior level decision makers to support them as they grow their businesses by identifying, attracting, managing, developing and evaluating talented personnel. He has a background in international law, merchant banking, and senior level executive search. Peter is a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Management at Cass Business School in London where he is a founding member of the Centre for Research in Corporate Governance.
Amber is a Learning and Development specialist with over 20 years’ experience of designing, developing and delivering training solutions across global, multi-disciplinary, complex organisations. She has held principal training and development roles in several organisations including top ten international law firms. Amber was a member of the former Joint Academic Stage Board for the SRA and the Bar Standards Board and is a Fellow of the Institute of Continuing Professional Development.
Anand is a partner at highly respected litigation firm Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP and he specialises in business crime and extradition. As a former training principal to Accutrainee, Anand is very familiar with market challenges relating to qualification and has always been particularly interested in the development and training of our future lawyers, their routes to qualification and career progression.
Some of our past and present trainees
Trainee Solicitor to the financial services department of a top 20 UK law firm
Qualified Solicitor currently seconded to a US firm specialising in trade finance
Qualified Solicitor at a market leading financial services group specialising in media and entertainment
Qualified Solicitor currently seconded to the employment law department of a top 20 UK law firm
Qualified Solicitor at an international financial services business
Qualified Solicitor currently seconded to an in-house legal team of a FTSE 250 organisation
Qualified Solicitor currently seconded to an innovative print and document solutions company
Trainee solicitor currently seconded to a US firm specialising in trade and export finance
Trainee solicitor currently seconded to a US firm specialising in insurance and commercial litigation
Trainee solicitor currently seconded in-house focusing on corporate/commercial matters