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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 either:

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

Good luck with your application.

About us

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. The UK Law Firm of the Year 2016 survey by RollonFriday.com placed us fourth nationally as a place to work (moving up from fifth place in 2015), coming second overall for management and top for work/life balance. We have recently been scored as one of the 9 top performing firms in the Legal Week’s Best Employers’ Survey 2016.

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 Rachael Pritchard, on the contact details above.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Our latest vacancies

Join our Bristol Commercial Property team

Our large and well respected Commercial Property team is growing, and we are looking to make a few appointments in the team at Solicitor or Associate level, as well as hear from talented lawyers at all levels who are interested in our firm and like our approach, to discuss what...
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Administration assistant – Private Capital – Bristol

Vacancy details A busy and varied administrative role supporting lawyers in our Private Client division. Role: Administration assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 304-SBL The role: As a result of a growing team, our Private Client team has a fantastic opportunity for a talented Administration Assistant...
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Front of house assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details A hands-on role, responsible for delivering all aspects of reception and hospitality service, to the highest possible standards. Role: Front of house assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 303-BBL The role: You will provide excellent customer service to our visitors, performing all operations requested...
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Paralegal – Corporate – Manchester

Vacancy details An entry level role for a paralegal to assist our corporate lawyers. Role: Corporate Paralegal Location: Manchester Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 302-PMR The role: Supporting a team of two Partners, an Associate, a Solicitor and a Trainee in our Corporate team in Manchester, this is...
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Paralegal – Commercial Property – Bristol

Vacancy details A fantastic opportunity, with good long term prospects, for a paralegal to join our large and supportive Commercial Property Team. Role: Commercial Property Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 301-PBL The role: Our Commercial Property Team in Bristol is looking for a paralegal to...
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Looking for your first step in law?

We understand that choosing the right law firm for you can feel like a big step. If you are a student or recent graduate, we would like to invite you to come and spend a week with us during our annual summer vacation scheme. This is an opportunity to find...
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Facilities services assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management department. Role: Facilities services assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 286-BBL The role: On a day to day basis you will be the face of the Facilities Management department...
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Solicitor – Commercial property – Bristol

Vacancy details A Commercial Property Solicitor role with exceptional quality work in a large and thriving team in Bristol. Role: Commercial property solicitor Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 298-LBL The role: Our large and well respected commercial property team in Bristol are looking for a Solicitor to work...
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Legal secretary – commercial property – Taunton

Having enjoyed significant growth and expansion over recent months, we now have an opportunity for an experienced legal secretary, to join our commercial property team in Taunton. Role: Legal secretary Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 295-STN The role Based from our friendly, open-plan offices, this role will give...
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Housing Management Solicitor/Legal Executive – London

Vacancy details An exciting opportunity for a Housing Management lawyer to join our team in London, with plenty of client contact and on-going training and support. Role: Housing Management Solicitor/Legal Executive Location: London Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 290-LLN The role: Our Housing Management team has lawyers based...
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Solicitor – Corporate – Birmingham

Vacancy details A junior to mid-level corporate lawyer role handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Corporate solicitor Location: Birmingham Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 282-LBM The role: Based in our Birmingham office, you will be working with colleagues locally and nationally for a...
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Paralegal – Employment & HR – Bristol

Vacancy details This is a fee earning position, supporting the employment and HR Team (with possible elements of sports law and immigration work). Role: Employment Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 281-PBL The role: Supporting the Bristol employment and HR team, this is an opportunity to build experience...
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Solicitor – Corporate – Southampton

Vacancy details A junior corporate lawyer role handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions disposals, corporate finance transactions and general corporate and banking work. Role: Solicitor Location: Southampton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 283-LSN The role: Based in our Southampton office, you will be working with colleagues locally and...
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