Our values permeate everything we do and how we work as a firm. This is what sets us apart from other law firms.

  • 22 countries
  • 37 offices
  • 2,000 people

At Kennedys, our values are at the core of who we are, how we behave towards each other and how we work with our clients. We're approachable, straightforward, supportive and distinctive. We’re looking for like-minded people who want to make a difference and will embrace our values.

Our culture is a source of strength and differentiates us from our competitors.

We welcome high-performing lawyers, business services professionals, secretaries, graduates and apprentices to join our rapidly expanding global firm. Whatever your role at Kennedys, you’ll be involved in exciting and stimulating work, where your input will make a difference.

We develop careers in an innovative and collaborative global environment, with a variety of training opportunities available. This includes secondment opportunities to clients and our global offices.

We believe that supporting individual growth and development puts us in the best position to attract and retain talented individuals. Regardless of role or level, everyone has access to virtual learning opportunities to help you develop your skills when you need to, wherever you are in the world.

We value and support diversity as an equal opportunity employer. The environment we practice in is critical as individuals and as members of a cohesive team. We’ve created a culture based on client service, professional excellence, hard work and trust.

Find out more and contact us

We welcome and encourage applications from candidates directly. If you’d like to talk to us about working in any of our global offices contact us.

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A key differentiator is that we are a leading global dispute resolution law firm, but we've really kept that family feel. That’s down to our core values, which run through every vein of our business.

Suzanne Liversidge, Partner

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Our culture and values

Market recognition and employer awards

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    Finalist - Top Employer

    The School Leaver Awards 2019

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    Finalist - Best Degree Apprenticeship - Law 2019

    The School Leaver Awards 2019

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    All About Law Awards 2018

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    Winner - Top Employer - Law 2017

    The School Leaver Awards 2017

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    Leading Firm

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017

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    Training and Recruitment awards finalist

  • Top Employer - Law 2018

    Winner - Top Employer - Law 2018

    The School Leaver Awards 2018