During the vacation scheme, you will be allocated a busy practice area for two weeks (taking your preferences into account). You will sit with a Senior Associate or Partner who will ensure you carry out real client work and add value to the department. You will also be allocated a Trainee buddy to turn to with any questions you might have.
Fieldfisher aims to fill a high proportion of its Training Contract vacancies from those who attend one of their vacation Schemes. Last year, Fieldfisher offered over 80% of its training contracts to vacation scheme attendees.
Applications close on 15 January. Apply here: http://careers.fieldfisher.com/application-process.html
Good luck with your application!