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

Associate – Commercial Litigation – Bristol

Vacancy details Due to growth, we are looking for an Associate (three to six years PQE) to join our well-regarded team in Bristol, working on a range of commercial disputes work. Role: Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 687-LBL The role Our Bristol Commercial Litigation team is...
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Solicitor (NQ – 2) – Housing Management – Manchester or London

Vacancy details Due to growth, we have a new opportunity for a Solicitor to join our busy and legal directories ranked team. Role: Solicitor (NQ – 2) Location: Manchester or London Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 676-LMR The role Our Housing Management team has lawyers based in London, Southampton...
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Solicitor – Commercial Property – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a one to four year PQE Commercial Property Solicitor to join our thriving team in our Bristol office working on a variety of work. Role: Solicitor Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 690-LBL The role Our national Commercial Property team has presence in...
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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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Probate Solicitor / Legal Executive – Private Capital – Taunton or Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Probate Solicitor or Legal Executive to join the estate administration unit in our Private Capital team dealing with a broad caseload of mainly taxable and complex estate work. Role: Probate Solicitor / Legal Executive Location: Taunton or Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference:...
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Paralegal/Senior Paralegal – Private Capital – Taunton or Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking an experienced Probate Practitioner to join the estate administration unit in our Private Capital team dealing with a broad caseload of mainly taxable and complex estate work. Role: Probate Practitioner Location: Taunton or Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 668-PTN The role Our Private...
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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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Property Litigation Partner – Manchester

Vacancy details An opportunity for an established senior property litigator ideally with a following to join and help to lead our highly successful team in the North West. Role: Property Litigation Partner Location: Manchester Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 681-LMR The role We are one of the largest property...
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Digital Marketing Executive – Bristol

Vacancy details We are looking for a Digital Marketing Executive to support the digital activities of the firm. Role: Digital Marketing Executive Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 684-BBL The role Over recent years CW has successfully invested in its website development programme to improve organic performance, among...
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Commercial Property Paralegal – 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: 683-PBL The role Our Commercial Property Team in Bristol is looking for a paralegal to assist team...
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Senior Associate – Immigration – Birmingham, Bristol, Southampton, Manchester or Taunton

Vacancy details We are seeking an established Immigration Senior Associate to join our national Employment team, ideally being based from our Birmingham office in due course, subject to COVID-19 restrictions. Role: Senior Associate Location: Birmingham, Bristol, Southampton, Manchester or Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 620-LBM The role We...
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Associate – Employment – Bristol or Taunton

Vacancy details An opportunity for an Associate level appointment within our Employment & HR team based in either our Bristol or Taunton office. Role: Associate Location: Bristol or Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 654-LBL The role The national team is headed by Marc Long with support from five...
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Solicitor / Associate – Employment – Bristol (Maternity – 12 months)

Vacancy details An opportunity for a Solicitor or Associate level appointment within our Employment & HR team based in the Bristol office. Role: Solicitor / Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Contract (Maternity – 12 months) Vacancy Reference: 654-LBL The role The national team is headed by Marc Long with...
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Senior Associate – Commercial Property (Investment) – Bristol

Vacancy details A Commercial Property Senior Associate role specialising in investment work, in a large and thriving team in Bristol. Role: Senior Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 669-LBL The role Our commercial property team in Bristol comprises part of a much wider (28 partner) team across...
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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

Vacancy details Our Home Sales team has a new opportunity for an experienced Senior Conveyancer to join the team in Taunton. Role: Senior Conveyancer Location: Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 631-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self motivated and experienced Conveyancer who will provide an...
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