Family Solicitor or Legal Executive
Salary: competitive
Huddersfield
Ref: 1558

Our client, a pioneering family law specialist law firm, has an opportunity for a solicitor or a legal executive to join its team in Huddersfield.

The position has arisen owing to growth of the business: our client is an award-winning family law practice with an expanding client base. The team works in legal aided and private funded work and you would be joining a team backed by accredited specialists.

The team deals with family issues including domestic violence, children and care proceedings as well as divorce and finance. Our client is able to consider applications from those working in any of these areas including niche family lawyers.

The position is new and open to all levels of PQE including newly qualified and those with experience – our client particularly welcomes applications from those with panel membership and experience in public law.

All applicants should have at least two years’ experience in family law, which could have been gained before qualification. You should also have an interest in business development.

Our client takes provide in seeking to offer progression and in providing a good balance between career and family commitments. The salary package offered is highly competitive and benefits are available. Please apply for full details and a confidential discussion.

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Family Solicitor or Legal Executive
Salary: competitive
Wakefield
Ref: 1557

Our client, a pioneering family law specialist law firm, has an opportunity for a solicitor or a legal executive to join its team in Wakefield.

The position has arisen owing to growth of the business: our client is an award-winning family law practice with an expanding client base. The team works in legal aided and private funded work and you would be joining a team backed by accredited specialists.

The team deals with family issues including domestic violence, children and care proceedings as well as divorce and finance. Our client is able to consider applications from those working in any of these areas including niche family lawyers.

The position is new and open to all levels of PQE including newly qualified and those with experience – our client particularly welcomes applications from those with panel membership and experience in public law.

All applicants should have at least two years’ experience in family law, which could have been gained before qualification. You should also have an interest in business development.

Our client takes provide in seeking to offer progression and in providing a good balance between career and family commitments. The salary package offered is highly competitive and benefits are available. Please apply for full details and a confidential discussion.

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Criminal Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Chesterfield and Derby
Ref: 1556

Our client, one of the largest firms in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, is looking to recruit a junior solicitor to join its crime department in Chesterfield. The position would also involve travel between offices and some working from our client’s Derby office.

The position would suit either a newly qualified or 2-3 years PQE solicitor and while duty solicitor accreditation would be an advantage, it is not essential. The successful candidate will work out of our client’s offices in Chesterfield and Derby so would need to demonstrate a flexible approach as well as evidence confidence and good client-care skills.

The role will require participation in the rotas prepared for out-of-hours police station attendances and cover of remand courts.

The salary for the position is based on experience and all levels are welcome, 2-3 years PQE or more or applications from newly qualified candidates.

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Child Care Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Chesterfield
Ref: 1555

Our client, a networked law firm with offices in Derbyshire and the East Midlands, has an opportunity for an experienced Child Care Solicitor to join its office in Chesterfield. There is also the option of working in the Mansfield office for the right candidate.

The firm is looking for someone with around 1-3 years PQE or more with the expertise, drive and judgement necessary to handle a difficult caseload of challenging Children Act cases.
Children’s panel membership would be an advantage though not essential to your application.

Previous care work would be an advantage, but not essential as full training and development will be provided.

The successful candidate will also be enthusiastic about doing their own court advocacy work, once advocacy skills have been developed.

In return, our client offers a competitive salary and an attractive list of benefits including contributory pension scheme and excellent prospects for career development.

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Commercial Property Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Chesterfield
Ref: 1553

Our client, a networked law firm with offices in Derbyshire and the East Midlands, has an opportunity for an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor to join its office in Chesterfield.

The firm is looking for someone with the technical expertise but also the drive and business dynamism to grow its existing client base in the region and forge new links that can take advantage of the opportunities the area offers for commercial property clients.

You will undertake the full range of commercial property work and areas of specialism will include corporate support, bank security and landlord and tenant work. An interest in networking and business development is essential.

In return our client offers a competitive salary and an attractive list of benefits including contributory pension scheme and excellent prospects for career development.

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Immigration Fee Earner
Salary: DOE
Rotherham
Ref: 1547

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Immigration Fee Earner to join a hugely respected firm that can offer ambitious candidates clear routes for career progression.

The client is interested in hearing from individuals with IAAS Accreditation at Level 2 although candidates with Level 1 Accreditation coupled with relevant experience will also be considered.

The successful applicant should have a wide range of experience across all areas of Immigration and Asylum law and casework and the client are welcoming applications from candidates who are ultimately seeking a training contract making this a rare and exciting opportunity.

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Commercial Property Solicitor
Salary: competitive
Leeds
Ref: 1533

Our client, a mid-tier commercial law firm, has an opportunity for a Commercial Property Solicitor to join its team in Leeds.

You would be joining a networked practice with offices in West and South Yorkshire.

Our client is well regarded in the leading national law firm directories and noted for its client service and responsiveness. They are looking for a specialist commercial property solicitor with 1-2 years PQE or more to join the office in central Leeds.

The caseload would include work on property joint ventures, residential developments, acquisitions and disposals. Other matters include development transactions and advisory work on wider commercial transactions.

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Clinical Negligence Fee Earner
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Manchester
Ref: 1529

Our client, a specialist personal injury law firm, has an opportunity for a Clinical Negligence Fee Earner to join its office in Manchester.

Candidates for the role should have around four years or more PQE in serious injury or clinical negligence work. You will be handling litigated and non-litigated cases and would be joining our client’s serious injury team. This is a role open to paralegal, Legal Executive and Solicitor candidates.

This is a claimant-side role offering a mixed case load including but not limited to cosmetic surgery, compensation misdiagnosis and prescription error claims. Other areas of work include surgical negligence, birth injury and dental negligence claims.

This is a position that would suit a commercially sensitive fee earner with aspirations to develop their career in clinical negligence work. In addition to your basic salary our client offers good opportunities for progression, an excellent benefits packages including pension, health cash plan, flexible working hours and a modern working environment.

Please apply below for a confidential discussion of the role and full details including job description.

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Law Costs Draftsman
Salary: Competitive & Excellent Benefits Package
Sheffield
Ref: 1520

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Law Costs Draftsman to join a rapidly expanding, innovative and dynamic national law firm.

The client are considering applicants with entry level experience as well as candidates who have worked within a costs environment for some time, ideally with a relevant qualification. The firm are extremely supportive of development and encourage progression and advancement of their staff.

As well as a competitive starting salary the firm offer an attractive benefits package and a modern and prestigious working environment and facilities.

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Corporate Solicitor
Salary: DOE
York
Ref: 1519

Our client, a specialist corporate law firm in South and West Yorkshire, has a vacancy for an experienced corporate finance solicitor to join its team in York.

This is a position that would suit someone with up to five years PQE though all levels would be considered with the relevant expertise.

Duties and responsibilities
  • Dealing with clients, attending meetings
  • Drafting and negotiating corporate documents
  • Share and asset purchase and sale agreements, shareholders agreements, articles of association and partnership constitutions
  • Mergers and demerger agreements, loan documentation and share options

Our client’s practice is well-ranked in the leading law firm directories and the workload offered is varied and interesting and of high quality.

The team has a reputation as a strong regional practice and you would be supported by colleagues with expertise in other disciplines that compliment your corporate work.
Please apply for a confidential discussion of the role.

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Residential Conveyancer
Salary: DOE
Doncaster
Ref: 1516

We are currently looking for an experienced Residential Conveyancer to join a successful, regional law firm at it's Doncaster office.

The successful candidate must have at least 2 years relevant experience and be able to manage a general residential caseload from initial instruction through to post completion unaided to include sales and purchase, plot sales and acquisitions, lease extensions as well as secured lending matters, transfer of equity, remortgages and first registration of title.

The role also involves drafting complex legal instruments including residential leases, contracts and related documents and suitable candidates will have the ability to maintain and develop relationships with locate Estate Agents and Financial Advisors and other introducers.

The firm are benefiting from a sustained period of growth and have an enviable reputation for staff retention and development.

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Probate Practitioner/ Solicitor/ Legal Executive
Salary: Competitive & Excellent Benefits Package
Sheffield
Ref: 1514

We are currently assisting a leading, national law firm with the recruitment of a dedicated Probate Practitioner/ Solicitor/ Legal Executive to join it's well respected and expanding private client department.

The successful candidate will be responsible for handling their own caseload with the support from a Partner when necessary and ongoing communication with the client to build rapport and positive relationships is absolutely essential.

The position will suit candidates with c. 2 years PQE and the client are welcoming applications from candidates with the STEP qualification.

The firm offer a competitive starting salary plus an excellent benefits package along with huge potential for growth and development as the firm continue to go from strength to strength.

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Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor
Salary: Competitive & Excellent Benefits Package
Sheffield
Ref: 1513

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and ambitious Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor to join a leading, national law firm that offer long term security and huge scope for career progression.

The department is extremely busy and fast paced so suitable candidates will have proven experience in this area, be capable of handling their own caseload and have the ability and confidence to use their own judgement. Excellent communication and client care skills are essential in this position as the firm pride themselves on the reputation they have worked hard to achieve.

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Team Leader - Conveyancing
Salary: DOE
Wakefield
Ref: 1508

Our client, a dynamic and innovative law firm in West Yorkshire, has an opportunity for a Team Leader to join its property conveyancing team in Wakefield.

The successful candidate will be an experienced conveyancer with the ability to manage a caseload and effectively lead a team of up to 10 people. Our client has a fast-pace environment, which will require a strong character to achieve individual and team targets and objectives. You are likely to be a qualified Solicitor, CILEX, Licenced Conveyancer, or an experienced fee earner able to manage a high volume of cases unsupervised.

You will also have experience of handling both freehold and leasehold title together with a demonstrable track record of acting on new builds, right to buy, shared ownership transactions and unregistered land.

To be considered, our client requires three years or more recent experience of high volume conveyancing work with team leader experience. Further, you should demonstrate a track record of pro-active, consistent and efficient client service and legal advice.

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Conveyancer
Salary: competitive
Wakefield
Ref: 1507

Our client, a dynamic and innovative law firm in West Yorkshire, has an opportunity for an experienced conveyancer to join its office in Wakefield.

Working in our client’s busy team, you will follow client protocols, meet Service Level Agreements and adhere to SRA and other regulatory requirements in providing a high-quality conveyancing service.

Areas of casework responsibility include handling freehold and leasehold work as well as acting on both registered and un-registered land. Other areas include shared ownership and new build housing and full training is provided on the more interesting and complex matters you will encounter. The role is open to those with at least 12-month experience.

You will ensure that work is carried out to a level of quality required to pass audit and that is done in accordance with the training delivered and the set processes and procedures of the business.

This is a residential conveyancing position working with an established team under a team leader in a modern and progressive environment.

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Senior Associate/ Associate - Contentious Trusts & Probate
Birmingham
Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits Package
Ref: 1500

We have an excellent opportunity for an Associate/Senior Associate Solicitor to join the Contentious Trusts & Probate department of a leading, national law firm at it's Birmingham office.

This is a superb opportunity to develop your skills within a highly established and innovative Contentious Trusts and Probate department and to work alongside leading solicitors and experts on a stimulating mix of high quality privately-funded cases and also be able to handle cases with alternative funding such as CFAs, LEI, ATE and BTE insurance. The team has many years of experience representing executors, beneficiaries and trustees to provide outstanding client care and achieve landmark case judgements.


As a senior member of the team, you will play an integral role in the growth and leadership of the team. You’ll lead the investigation and litigation on complex cases, working as part of a team to maximise client damages and optimise costs recover. You will be responsible for leading a small team of Solicitors, Paralegals and Litigation Assistants, to deliver an exceptional client experience, develop their technical expertise and meet agreed performance targets. You will also be responsible for developing external relationships with to provide an exceptional client experience and generate new cases.

To be considered for this position you must:

• Have a number of years Contentious Trusts and Probate Litigation experience.
• Have a strong appetite for business development, able to build successful relationships with referrers of work, members of the bar and the legal profession. Existing contacts in within the local area would be an advantage.
• Be a member of ACTAPS and/or STEP professional bodies
• Be able to operate independently and as part of a team to deliver the best outcomes for our clients and develop other team members.
•Be able to supervise, coach, lead and develop a team of Solicitors, Paralegals and Litigation Assistants. Previous people management experience would be an advantage.
• Have excellent client care and inter-personal skills, operating with integrity and showing empathy and intuition.

The firm is rapidly expanding making the role secure and exciting and the client welcomes applications from ambitious candidates who are eager to further develop the department.

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Child Care Solicitor
Sheffield, FT, Perm
Salary: competitive
Ref: 1499

Our client, an established and traditional firm of solicitors in Sheffield has an opportunity for a Children's Panel member to join its child care team.
Based at our client's Sheffield centre head office, you will be part of a full service family department comprising a matrimonial and a child care team.

Daily duties will involve handling a broad range of Child Care matters. Candidates will be commercially aware, have good client care skills, an eye for detail and knowledge of document and case management systems and Legal Aid.

The candidate will be required to deliver excellent client service in dealing with the full range of Child Care matters.

Duties will include:
  • Care Proceedings
  • Adoption
  • Child Arrangement Orders
  • Parental responsibility issues
  • Unlawful removal and abduction
  • Special guardianship

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Insolvency Solicitor
Salary: competitive
Leeds
Ref: 1269

Our client, a well-established law firm with offices in South and West Yorkshire, has an opportunity for a lawyer to join its Insolvency team.

Based in our client’s Leeds office with occasional travel to other offices, you would be joining a team with a national presence, which acts for all types of businesses from small companies to national organisations in all sectors of industry and commerce.

You will be expected to advise insolvency practitioners from small independents to national practices on all aspects of insolvency covering a wide variety of industry sectors. This will include acting for banks and other lenders on their security arrangements.

The role will involve acting for businesses and key personnel in investigation or prosecution whether financial, reputational or personal. Candidates for the role should have experience of advising directors through the insolvency process. You will also act for individuals buying a business or assets out of insolvency and to handle large property portfolio disposals for administrators and LPA receivers.

You will be expected to maintain and grow your own caseload subject and keep up to date with changes and developments in insolvency law.
  • excellent technical ability and a client-focused approach
  • commitment to marketing and networking activities
  • 3-5 years PQE or more

Applicants should have the confidence to provide complex advice at board level, be self-motivated with excellent IT skills and convince us that they will enjoy working both as part of a team as well as autonomously when required.

The successful candidate will manage a full and varied regulatory defence caseload and be excited at the opportunity to be part of a strong and close knit team where you can contribute to the growth of the department.

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Corporate Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Sheffield
Ref: 1375

Our client, an established full service firm in Sheffield, has an opportunity for a Corporate Solicitor to join its Sheffield headquarters.

The position would suit someone with around 2-3 years PQE. This is an excellent opportunity for a commercially aware and ambitious individuals to join a thriving firm and Corporate team that is well regarded throughout the region.

The role will involve a varied caseload of corporate transactions matters including acquisitions and disposals, MBOs and MBIs. Candidates should also have experience of dealing with general company law, restructuring and banking matters and commercial contract work.
With excellent technical skills gained within a mainstream corporate department the candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid track record of achievement.

With great ambition, drive and self-motivation the candidate will understand our clients’ business, communicate with confidence and clarity and show strong team working skills. You must be driven, bright and ambitious but also keen to mentor some of the junior fee earners in the team.

Excellent academics and a genuine passion for this area of law are essential.
In addition to a competitive salary, our client also offers an attractive benefits package including contributory pension and generous holiday allowance. A full list of benefits and rewards is available on application.

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Commercial Property Solicitor (NQ)
Doncaster
Salary: DOE
Ref: 1477

We are currently recruiting for an ambitious and enthusiastic Commercial Property Solicitor to join a very well established and supportive team based in Sheffield. This is a role open to newly qualified solicitors and those currently training with a seat in commercial property are encourage to apply.

The successful candidate must have excellent technical ability and experience of handling a broad range of work as you will be expected to manage a busy caseload and participate in the Firm’s marketing activities.

You will be tasked with managing a full and varied caseload to cover the full remit of Commercial Property matters, whilst being excited at having the opportunity to join a strong and close knit team where they can contribute to the growth of the department.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a firm that is supportive of staff development and progression.

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Residential Conveyancers
Salary: DOE
Various Offices - South Yorkshire & Derbyshire
Ref: 1471

We have a number of opportunities for dedicated and experienced Residential Conveyancers to join a leading firm who are in a period of rapid growth.

Candidates should have good residential property experience ideally gained at a reputable law firm and be able to demonstrate the running of a varied caseload with the ability to meet financial targets year on year.

Daily duties will involve handling a broad range of Residential Property matters. Candidates will be commercially aware, have good client care skills, an eye for detail and knowledge of document and case management systems. The candidate will be required to deliver excellent client service in dealing with the full range of residential property matters.

The role also involves managing a Legal Secretary and Conveyancing Assistant so suitable candidates must be team spirited, approachable and committed.

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Residential Conveyancer
Salary: DOE
Sheffield
Ref: 1468

We are assisting one of the region's most widely respected regional law firms to recruit an experienced and dedicated Residential Conveyancer to join it's well established Sheffield office.

Suitable candidates will be able to manage a general residential caseload from initial instruction through to post completion unaided to include sales and purchase, plot sales and acquisitions, lease extensions as well as secured lending matters, transfer of equity, remortgages and first registration of title.

You must have the ability to maintain and develop relationships with locate Estate Agents and Financial Advisors and other introducers. The role involves regular liaison with a wide range of clients therefore excellent communication skills are essential. In order to be considered for the position you must have a minimum of 2 years experience gained in a similar role.

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Conflicts Lawyer
Salary: competitive
Sheffield
Ref: 1465

We have an opportunity for a qualified solicitor to join our client’s Conflicts and Regulation team in Sheffield. Our client is a large international firm of solicitors and this would suit someone with experience in conflicts management and commercial contracts.

Duties and responsibilities
  • Providing advice and guidance to lawyers in the firm on the identification and resolution of legal and commercial conflicts of interest and confidentiality issues
  • Liaising with lawyers and those in client services to resolve international conflicts issues and waivers
  • Advising on information barriers to protect information and implementing these barriers
  • Providing support and guidance to client terms and dealing with other client queries

Person specification
  • Qualified solicitor with experience in conflicts management and resolution in a large commercial law firm
  • Understanding of the applicable legal and ethical framework on conflicts
  • Reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts and advising on key contractual issues
  • Good level of IT proficiency including internet research tools and MS Office applications
  • Able to adapt to new processes and technologies

This is a role at a leading commercial international firm of solicitors and the benefits and rewards available reflect the high standing of the practice. Please apply for a full salary guide and list of benefits.

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Conveyancing Team Leader x2
Salary: DOE
Wakefield
Ref:1394

We are recruiting for a rapidly expanding firm who are now looking for talented conveyancers who have the ability to manage a caseload and effectively lead a team of 8-10 people. This is a fast- paced environment and will require a strong commitment to achieve individual and team targets and objectives.

You are likely to be a Solicitor, CILEX qualified, Licenced Conveyancer, or perhaps an experienced individual who is competent at managing a high volume case load and able to work unsupervised. You will also be experienced in dealing with freehold, leasehold, new build, right to buy, shared ownership transactions and unregistered titles.

What’s most important is that you are able to evidence at least 3 years’ recent experience of carrying out high volume conveyancing transactions and preferably have significant people management experience. Furthermore, you will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of providing pro-active, consistent and efficient client service and legal advice.

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Residential Conveyancing Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Wakefield
Ref: 1393

We have a number of positions available for experienced and dedicated residential conveyancers to work within an established firm that is rapidly expanding making this an ideal time to join.

The client is interested in receiving applications from individuals who have the ability to manage a high volume caseload in a fast-paced environment. There will be a requirement for a strong commitment to achieve individual targets and objectives.

It is essential that you are competent in dealing with freehold, leasehold, new build, right to buy, shared ownership transactions and unregistered titles.

To succeed in the role you will be a self-starter who can work unsupervised and be able to evidence a minimum of 12 months recent experience of carrying out high volume conveyancing transactions. Furthermore, you will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of providing pro-active, consistent and efficient client service and legal advice.

The firm have a really unique culture making it a great place to work and they offer a competitive starting salary, lots of opportunities to progress and an excellent benefits package.

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Family Solicitor
Salary: DOE
Sheffield
Ref: 1368

We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Matrimonial & Family lawyer to join an established and respected regional firm of solicitors in their hugely successful team based in Sheffield.

The successful candidate must have excellent technical ability and experience of handling a broad range of family and matrimonial law, realistically having a minimum of 3 years PQE as you will be expected to manage your own caseload, support staff and participate in the Firm’s marketing activities.

Suitable candidates will meet the following requirements:

• A minimum of 3 yrs PQE gained in Family / Matrimonial Law
• A strong client following or contacts whom you are able to bring with you
• The ability to generate your own caseload through existing contacts and from client referrals
• Be commercially aware with a proven background of successful involvement in business development strategies to enable you to contribute to the growth of the Firm's portfolio
• Additional managerial skills and be seeking to lead and mentor a successful department.

Possessing strong client development and networking skills, applicants should be confident, self-motivated individuals with excellent IT skills, who will enjoy being part of an integrated team but also will also thrive in working in an autonomous working environment.

The successful candidate will be tasked with developing a full and varied caseload to cover the full remit of private Family and Children matters with a focus on high net worth financial applications, whilst being excited at having the opportunity to join a strong and close knit team where they can contribute to the growth of the department.

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Commercial Property Solicitor
Doncaster
Salary: DOE
Ref: 1221

An expanding, dynamic law firm are seeking a 1 - 4 years PQE Solicitor to join their Commercial Property department.

Suitable candidates will have a established local network and the ability and desire to promote and grow the department. Strong support to do so and rapid career progression are available for the successful candidate.

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