Trainee Solicitor

Mason Hayes & Curran is a full service business law firm with offices in Dublin, New York, San Francisco and London with 82 partners and over 460 personnel. Due to our continued growth we have a number of trainee positions available commencing in Blackhall Place in September 2019. This is a unique opportunity for ambitious candidates to join the highly regarded MHC traineeship programme.

The Candidate:

We recruit the best, and have high standards for our trainees.

Candidates must have - 

  • a high 2:1 degree from a top tier university; 
  • successfully passed all eight FE1 exams.;
  • gained relevant work experience in a legal or business environment, with international experience an advantage.

Ideal candidates will show a passion for business and an interest in legal developments in Ireland and abroad. We also look for candidates who demonstrate the following qualities: 

  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • High academic achievers
  • Enthusiastic, motivated and flexible
  • Good business acumen.


  • Trainee weekend away
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Gym access
  • Regular social events
  • Wellness programme.

To Apply:

Send us your CV and cover letter via the 'APPLY BY EMAIL' button.

Applicants must include their academic transcripts and confirmation of having passed the eight FE1 exams.

Closing date: 31 March 2019.

Candidates who are sitting final FE1s in the March/April 2019 sitting may be considered in exceptional circumstances. 

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