A&L Goodbody

About Us

A&L Goodbody has a reputation for providing legal advice of the highest quality available, in Ireland and internationally. We are a full service "all-island" law firm with offices in Dublin and Belfast. We also have international offices in London, New York, San Francisco and Palo Alto. We advise clients on the most challenging and complex assignments, for national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and Government.

With 91 Partners and over 700 staff, we offer the broadest range of corporate and specialist legal services in Ireland. Excellence, commercial savvy and a practical approach are hallmarks of our service and as a participant on our Trainee Solicitor and Summer Intern Programmes you can expect to develop these attributes.

Our approach combines excellence of legal advice with commercial thinking. We consistently invest in and develop our business for the benefit of our clients.

We regard our people as our greatest asset and the embodiment of the Firm's culture values.

Summer Intern Programme 2017

Thank you for your interest in our Summer Intern Programme. Applications for the Programme closed on Friday, 17 February 2017. We will be recruiting again in January 2018.

LawStart Programme 2018

Thank you for your interest in our LawStart Programme 2017. If you would like to apply for one of our LawStart Days in January 2018 in our Dublin office, please complete our online application form. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 17 November 2017.

LawStart Dates 2018

  • Friday, 5 January 2018
  • Monday, 8 January 2018

Trainee Solicitor Programme 2017

Thank you for your interest in our Trainee Solicitor Programme. The recruitment period for our Trainee Solicitor Programme closed on 16 October 2017.  The online application process for our Trainee Solicitor Programme opens again on 3 September 2018.

If you have any queries in relation to our  LawStart Days, Summer Intern or Trainee Solicitor Programmes, please contact us at


Graduate profiles

    • Jo Kane – Trainee Solicitor

      My name is Jo Kane and I am a 1st year Trainee Solicitor with A&L Goodbody. I completed a B.A. in European Studies at Trinity College Dublin before completing the Postgraduate... Read more

    • Eanna Ni Neill – Trainee Solicitor

      My name is Eanna Ni Neill and I am a 1st year Trainee in A&L Goodbody. I studied Law and French at University College Cork. On completion of my degree I opted to do an LLM in European Legal... Read more

    • Connor Owende – Trainee Solicitor

      My name is Connor Owende and I am a Trainee Solicitor. Working in A&L Goodbody was an obvious choice for me after college as the work the Firm engages in allows me to utilise all the skills I... Read more

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