Latest vacancies

Current vacancies at Clarke Willmott solicitors

You’ll find below a list of our current vacancies.

We are always interested in hearing from talented people, so if you do not see a vacancy that interests you at the moment, you can still submit an application for consideration now and/or for future roles. You can send your application to us, with a suitable covering letter/email and a detailed CV by email to careers@clarkewillmott.com. Please make it clear in your application the type of role which interests you and in which of our offices you would wish to work. We aim to contact individuals who have applied speculatively when a suitable role arises, but please don’t hesitate to apply again at a later date if you see a role you think is right for you.

We are particularly interested in hearing from partner level candidates who have a clear plan for growing their business which would deepen or complement our sector strengths. If you are a partner and wish to discuss, in confidence, how you might develop your practice with Clarke Willmott, please contact: Daniel Jones, Director of HR on daniel.jones@clarkewillmott.com or Alice Cummins, Recruitment Assistant, on 0345 209 1832 or alice.cummins@clarkewillmott.com.

For general recruitment related enquiries you can also contact Alice by phone or email.

As a firm we are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. Our recruitment privacy notice details how information is collected, processed and how long it is retained for.

Good luck with your application.

About usWomen in Business

Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton. We provide a wide range of legal services to corporate clients, organisations and individuals.

Having enjoyed significant growth in recent years, we now have over 600 people, including over 100 partners and we are continuing to grow.

As a firm we are known for providing a supportive and positive place to work, with an open and collaborative culture. We were scored as one of the nine top performing firms in the Legal Week’s Best Employers Survey 2016, and more recently, the UK Law Firm of the Year 2018 survey by RollonFriday.com placed us fourth nationally as a place to work, taking into consideration pay, career development, management and culture. We scored first place nationally in this 2018 survey for work/life balance.

For more information please check out our ‘Clarke Willmott at a glance‘ booklet.

Note for recruitment agents

Although we prefer candidates to apply to us directly, we also have in place a preferred supplier panel of recruitment agents to assist us with recruitment. On rare occasions we will also use other recruitment agents, provided that our terms of business have been agreed in advance. We do not accept any candidate introductions unless and until terms are agreed and we have subsequently confirmed that an introduction may be made.

If you are not one of our approved suppliers and wish to work with us, please email your details (including details of why you believe we should use your services) to Alice Cummins, on the contact details above.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Our latest vacancies

Facilities Services Assistant – Bristol (One year FTC)

Vacancy details We have an opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management team. Role: Facilities Services Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: One Year Fixed Term Contract Vacancy Reference: 713-BBL The role On a day to day basis you will be a key member of...
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Legal Assistant – Court of Protection – Bristol

Vacancy details A role providing assistance for vulnerable people with the management of their financial affairs and related responsibilities. Role: Legal Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 663-PBL The role Our growing Court of Protection team in Bristol has an opportunity for a Legal Assistant to...
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Administration Assistant – Family Law – Bristol

Vacancy details A busy and varied administrative role supporting two Partners, four Lawyers and one Paralegal in our Family team. Role: Administration Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 711-BBL The role We have a fantastic opportunity for an Administration Assistant to provide proactive and professional support...
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Credit Controller – Bristol

Vacancy details Working as part of a team of five to assist with cash collection across our seven offices. Ensuring the timely payment of invoices issued to a wide range of clients. Role: Credit Controller Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 712-BBL The role Responsible for cash...
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Paralegal – Debt Recovery – Taunton (Maternity Cover)

Vacancy details An opportunity to continue a legal career in a national law firm. Based in our Debt Recovery Team dealing with the recovery of sums owed to our clients. Role: Paralegal Location: Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Maternity Cover (one year) Vacancy Reference: 708-PTN The role Our highly regarded...
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Facilities Services Assistant – Southampton

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management team. Role: Facilities Services Assistant Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 661-BSN The role On a day to day basis you will be a key member of the Facilities Management team...
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Commercial Property (Investment) Senior Associate – Bristol

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Trust Manager – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Trust Manager to join our Bristol Private Wealth team dealing with a portfolio of trusts. Role: Trust Manager Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time (part time considered) Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 710-BBL The role Our well-regarded Private Wealth team has presence in our Bristol, Manchester and...
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HR Administrator – Birmingham

Vacancy details We are seeking an enthusiastic administrator to support the HR Operations team in the delivery of HR and payroll administration services. Role: HR Administrator Location: Birmingham Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 691-BBM The role Good HR depends on great administration and data management. As a law firm...
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Accounts Payable Assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking an Accounts Payable Assistant to work as part of our core finance team. Role: Accounts Payable Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 706-BBL The role This role is a busy role and will see you working closely with other members of our...
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Paralegal – Commercial Property – Cardiff

Vacancy details A fantastic opportunity, with good long-term prospects, for a paralegal to join our friendly Cardiff team, assisting the Commercial Property department. Role: Paralegal Location: Cardiff Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 705-PCF The role Nationally, our Commercial Property team has presence in all seven of our offices and...
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Solicitor / Associate – Corporate – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Solicitor/Associate (two to four years PQE) to join our Corporate team in Bristol, handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Solicitor / Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 702-LBL The role Our national Corporate &...
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Administration Assistant – Private Capital – Bristol

Vacancy details A busy and varied administrative role providing proactive and professional support to Lawyers in our Private Capital team. Role: Administration Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 703-BBL The role Our growing legal team is looking to hire a talented and capable Administration Assistant. You will...
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Legal Cashier – Bristol – Contract (14 Months)

Vacancy details Working as part of a team of eight to maintain accurate and timely financial ledgers by providing compliant and effective cashiering duties in a professional, friendly and helpful manner. Role: Legal Cashier Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Contract (14 Months) Vacancy Reference: 700-BBL The role Compliance with Solicitors...
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Solicitor – Construction – Southampton or London

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Associate/Senior Associate – Corporate – Southampton

Vacancy details We are seeking an Associate/Senior Associate to join our Corporate team in Southampton, handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Associate/Senior Associate – Corporate Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 062-LSN The role Our national Corporate & Commercial team is...
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Associate – Insolvency – Manchester

Vacancy details Due to continued growth, we are looking for an Associate (three to six-plus years PQE) to join our well-regarded team in Manchester. Role: Associate Location: Manchester Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 688-LMR The role Our national Insolvency team is led by five Partners and has presence in...
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Associate – Commercial Litigation – Bristol

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Paralegal – Housing Management – Southampton (12 month FTC)

Vacancy details An opportunity for a law graduate to begin their career as a Paralegal supporting our Housing Management team in Southampton. Role: Paralegal Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: 12-month fixed term contract Vacancy Reference: 675-PSN The role Housing Management is a busy litigation team, with lawyers based in Southampton,...
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Property Litigation Partner – Manchester

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Paralegal – Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence – Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol or Taunton

Vacancy details We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to join our established Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence team on a full time and permanent basis. Role: Paralegal Location: Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol or Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 656-PBL The role Ranked Band 1 by Chambers, our well-regarded Personal...
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Senior Conveyancer – Home Sales – Taunton

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