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: Emma Watts, HR, Recruitment Manager, on 345 209 1124 or emma.watts@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 Emma 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 Emma Watts or Alice Cummins, on the contact details above.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Our latest vacancies

Paralegal – Property Litigation – Taunton

Vacancy details The role will be dealing with a varied caseload of property litigation disputes including business lease renewals, commercial and residential property management disputes in particular service charge disputes, debt recovery and possession claims. This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to begin or develop their legal career...
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Office Junior – Manchester

Vacancy details A hands-on dual role, responsible for delivering all aspects of reception and facilities services duties to the highest standards. You will be welcoming visitors/clients, answering or referring enquiries to appropriate individuals within the firm. Role: Office Junior Location: Manchester Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 597-BMR The...
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Conflicts Analyst – Bristol

Vacancy details This is a senior role which will suit an experienced conflict and CDD/KYC analyst. Working in a central team, you will undertake volume compliance tasks related to the client and matter take-on process on behalf of all of our fee-earning teams and provide support to colleagues in the...
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Security – Front of House – Bristol

Vacancy details We are looking for a Security professional to work the afternoon/evening shift on the commissionaires’ desk in our Bristol office. Role: Security Location: Bristol Hours: 13.00 – 21.30, Monday to Friday Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 578-BBL The role This role will form part of our security team working...
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Risk & Privacy Officer – Bristol

Vacancy details A permanent role within our Information Security & Data Protection team. The role will involve auditing/oversight and management of various aspects of information security & data protection including compliance with the Data Protection Act/GDPR, ISO27001 and ISO14001, and data retention/destruction policy and some training and administration. Role: Risk...
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Paralegal – Commercial Property – Cardiff

Vacancy details A fantastic opportunity, with good long term prospects, for a paralegal to join our small and friendly Cardiff office, assisting the Commercial Property department. Role: Paralegal Location: Cardiff Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 593-PCF The role Our Cardiff office opened in May 2015 and is thriving,...
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CDD and Conflicts Assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details This is an entry level role working in a central team, you will undertake volume compliance tasks related to the client and matter take-on process on behalf of all of our fee-earning teams. Role: CDD and Conflicts Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 585-BBL...
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Knowledge Services Assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details This opportunity will allow you enhance your administration skills within a law firm. You will be providing our Lawyers with access to legal and market information to help them be as efficient and effective as possible. Role: Knowledge Services Assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy...
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Solicitor – Risk & Compliance

Vacancy details We are looking for a qualified Solicitor to join our Risk and Compliance team as an internal adviser to the firm on our claims and complaints matters. In this newly created position, you will be given the space to manage your own workload and work flexibly and/or on...
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Lawyer – Home Sales – Taunton

Vacancy details A mixed role combining technical residential conveyancing drafting work, process engineering and client reception/engagement responsibilities. Role: Lawyer Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 577-LTN The role Our Home Sales team work for local, regional and national house builders and registered providers. They cover the full...
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Legal Administrator – Home Sales – Taunton

Vacancy details Our Home Sales team has a new opportunity for a Legal Administrator to provide proactive and professional support to the team. Role: Legal Administrator Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 538-STN The role We are looking to hire a self motivated and preferably experienced Legal...
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Paralegal – Construction – Birmingham

Vacancy details Our Construction team is seeking a Paralegal to develop their legal career with us. The role will be dealing with a varied workload on several different projects, and generally providing proactive and professional support to the team. Role: Paralegal Location: Birmingham Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference:...
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Conveyancer – Home Sales – Taunton

Vacancy details Our Home Sales team has a new opportunity for a Conveyancer to join the team in Taunton. Role: Conveyancer Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 565-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self motivated and preferably experienced Conveyancer who will provide an outstanding...
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Conveyancer – Social Housing – Taunton

Vacancy details Our Social Housing Conveyancing team has a new opportunity for a Conveyancer to provide proactive and professional support to the team. Role: Conveyancer Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 566-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self motivated and preferably experienced Conveyancer who...
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Paralegal – Insolvency – Bristol

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious candidate to progress their career working within our friendly, forward thinking and close-knit insolvency team working in the heart of Bristol for nationwide clients. Role: Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 551-PBL The role Our Insolvency...
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Partner – Family – Taunton

Vacancy details We have an exciting and rare opportunity for an ambitious Partner to join our well established family team in Taunton. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ PQE gained from a leading family practice nationally. Role: Partner Location: Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy...
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