With 72 offices in over 40 countries, CMS is an international law firm. In 2017, CMS UK, Nabarro LLP and Olswang LLP combined in what was the largest ever merger in the UK legal industry. The new combined firm, CMS, is now the 6th largest in the UK by revenue and the 6th largest globally by headcount.
CMS is a new kind of future-facing law firm. By combining top quality sector expertise with international scale and a strategy to become a progressive technology-driven firm, CMS delivers excellence for its clients and is committed to ensuring all employees achieve their full potential. Across its six core sectors of Energy, Financial Services, Infrastructure and Project Finance, Lifesciences and Healthcare, Real Estate and Technology, Media and Communications, CMS has some of the brightest and most creative legal minds. Its lawyers are immersed in the clients’ worlds, are genuine experts in their fields and knowledgeable about the issues that lies ahead.
The Firm is modern and ambitious: employing more than 5,500 fee earners worldwide it creates strong relationships with clients and staff, meaning it is looking for lawyers with excellent personal skills as well as being technically strong. In return, CMS offers world-class training and development opportunities.
Apply for First Steps or the CMS Academy by 3 January 2018: www.graduates.cms-cmno.com
This years DULS partnered with CMS Cameron McKenna for the “CMS Cameron McKenna Networking Event”. This was a huge success and we would like to thank CMS Cameron McKenna for all of there support. There are some wonderful photos on our Social media accounts, so be sure to check them out!
Shiells Commercial Lawyers
Shiells Commercial Lawyers™ are the specialist commercial arm of Shiells Solicitors and Estate Agents. They advise a wide variety of clients, from heavyweight organisations to small and medium enterprises. Their services span several areas such as data protection; franchising; intellectual property; commercial contracts, negotiation and drafting. Whether you’re starting a new business, changing the shape of your business through an acquisition disposal, looking to raise additional finance, or entering into commercial alliances, Shiells Commercial Lawyers™ will ensure that you get the most advantageous terms. Currently, they have offices located in Brechin and Edinburgh.
This year, Dundee University Law Society was delighted to have Shiells Commercial Lawyers as our corporate sponsor for the Inter-Varsity sports tournament. You can read more about the event and see pictures of the tournament here.
Thorntons is one of the largest full service legal firms in Scotland. Thorntons have offices across Dundee, Angus, Fife, Perth and Edinburgh and from there our legal, estate agency and investment teams deliver practical and straight forward advice to a wide range of clients. Thorntons aim to develop long-term relationships with our clients therefore our clients are consistently at the heart of everything we do.
Dundee University Law Society are very excited to work with Thorntons this year to develop the Dundee University Law Ball activities afternoon. The afternoon is sure to be filled with laughter and fun. Be sure to look out for photos being released after the event on the DULS Facebook page.
Turcan Connell offer all the professional advice under one roof that an individual might need during their lifetime. This means offering a full range of legal services alongside a complete range of tax services. Turcan Connell’s offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and London serve a broad range of clients who value the focus our team of solicitors can bring to their affairs.
Although winter is coming, Turcan Connell are helping to provide the members of Dundee University Law Society with warmth. We are working together to develop a clothing line for DULS members. We are delighted to be in partnership with Turcan Connell. Remember to keep your eyes peeled for those lucky members getting their hands our on some toasty garments.