I spent my first seat in international trade litigation, dealing with international disputes regarding commodities. I was impressed with the level of client exposure that I had, given that I was a first seater. For my second seat, I joined the property team in Guildford and was involved in work for various high street brands.
The highlight of my training contract was definitely my third seat in Dubai. I joined the Corporate Insurance team, and was involved in various interesting cases involving UAE and other Middle Eastern law, including an acquisition of a Middle Eastern insurance company.
On my return to the UK, I did my final seat in insurance litigation where, of course, Clyde & Co is one of the leading firms. This is the department that I finally qualified into. I really enjoy the high quality work within this department, which is friendly and supportive, and I am constantly challenged by the varied type of work