Tapestry Compliance Returner Programme

Location: Leeds

Start date: February 2019

Programme: 6-month paid returnship

Part of the Law Returners Programme

Who is Tapestry Compliance?

Tapestry Compliance is a specialist law firm which provides market leading advice on employee and executive share plans to the world’s leading global companies. Based in Leeds and Sheffield, they are ranked by Chambers and Legal 500 in the top tier of firms in their area of specialism.

What it’s like to work at Tapestry Compliance

Tapestry Compliance has a friendly, supportive culture, based on truly collaborative teamwork, in which everyone is involved in delivering the best service to clients. They believe in the tremendous benefits of flexible and part-time working arrangements, which has attracted a diverse and committed team which goes out of its way to support every member of the team.

Who are they looking for?

You will have past experience at a commercial law firm with expertise in tax or corporate law. Previous experience in share plans is not required; what they are looking for are practical and commercial lawyers with an excellent academic background (2:1 or above) who are team players and excel in attention to detail and the best client service.

What isTapestry Compliance offering?

Tapestry Compliance is taking a long-term view on the placement. Should the 6-month programme work well for you and them, they will want you to become a permanent member of their award-winning team.

As well as providing 6-month CV worthy work during your placement with them, which will enable you to refresh your skills and update your experience, you will also have an internal mentor, day to day buddy, benefit from the Career Returners Coaching Programme by Women Returners and be part of the Leeds cohort of returners.  You will also have access to training and support from The Law Society.

How to Apply

Applications with CV and cover letter should be sent to law.returners@tapestrycompliance.com.

The closing date for applications has been extended to 2 December at 23.59.

If you require any further information or have any specific questions regarding Tapestry Compliance, please email james.glover@tapestrycompliance.com.

For general Law Returners programme questions, please email hazel@womenreturners.com