SJ Berwin’s newly qualified (NQ) retention rate has jumped to 100 per cent from 67 per cent at the same point in 2011.
The top 20 firm has announced it is keeping all eight of its trainee solicitors when they qualify in the spring. This is also a boost from last autumn, when the firm held onto 15 out of 17 of its September qualifiers giving it a retention rate of 88 per cent (8 August 2011).
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