The following lists the dates for the host application and candidate selection processes together with indicative dates of the fellowship. Click the appropriate tab to view dates for that year.

Trainee Solicitors
(England/Wales &
Scotland)
Trainee Solicitors
(Northern Ireland)
Host applications open 11th Oct 2019
Host applications close 15th Jan 2020 (5pm)
Hosts selected April 2020
Fellowship positions posted May 2020
Fellowship applications open August 2020
Fellowship applications close Sep 2020
Interview period Nov/Dec 2020
Training contract starts Jan 2021 Apr 2021
Fellow starts Solicitors Apprentice course n/a Sep 2021
End of training Dec 2022 Sep 2023
Trainee Solicitors
(England/Wales &
Scotland)
Trainee Solicitors
(Northern Ireland)
Host applications open 13th Nov 2020
Host applications close 17th Feb 2021 (5pm)
Hosts selected 30th April 2021
Fellowship positions posted May 2021
Fellowship applications open August 2021
Fellowship applications close Sep 2021
Interview period Nov/Dec 2021
Training contract starts Jan 2022 Apr 2022
Fellow starts Solicitors Apprentice course n/a Sep 2022
End of training Dec 2023 Sep 2024

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