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

Solicitor / Associate – Employment – Bristol

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: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 654-LBL The role The national team is headed by Marc Long with support from five other...
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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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Associate / Senior Associate – Commercial Property (Development) – Bristol

Vacancy details A Commercial Property Solicitor role specialising in development work, in a large and thriving team in Bristol. Role: Associate / Senior Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 648-LBL The role Regarded as leading advisers to the development sector, our team acts for many of the...
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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: 670-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self-motivated Legal Administrator who will provide the...
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Solicitor – Risk & Compliance

Vacancy details We are looking for a qualified Solicitor to join our Risk and Compliance team. In this newly created position, you will be given the space to manage your own workload and engage with our fee earning teams to help them manage their regulatory and legal obligations. Role: Solicitor...
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Paralegal – Health and Welfare Court of Protection – Bristol

Vacancy details A paralegal role based in the South West, specialising in community care and health and welfare in the Court of Protection. Role: Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 665-PBL The role Ranked nationally in Chambers and Partners since 2016 for our Court of Protection work,...
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Probate Practitioner – Private Capital – Taunton

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: Paralegal Location: Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 668-PTN The role Our Private Capital team in...
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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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Solicitor – Commercial Property – Birmingham or Manchester

Vacancy details We are seeking a 0-2 year PQE Commercial Property Solicitor to join our thriving team in either our Birmingham or Manchester office working on a variety of work. Role: Commercial Property Solicitor Location: Birmingham or Manchester Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 658-LBM The role Our national Commercial...
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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 (Court of Protection) Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 528-PBL The role Our growing Court of Protection team in Bristol has an opportunity for a Legal...
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Recruitment Advisor

Vacancy details We are seeking a Recruitment Advisor to provide a full recruitment service to the firm. You will be responsible for the end to end recruitment, everything from working with the Hiring Manager to establish a job description, headhunting, arranging interviews and providing feedback to candidates. Role: Recruitment Advisor...
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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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Billing Manager – Finance

Vacancy details This is a newly created role which will evolve over the next 12 months. The firm currently has a decentralised billing approach, however there is a need to produce some bills centrally for a few teams to support their WIP management. A larger project is currently underway to...
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Associate / Senior Associate – Property Litigation – Bristol

Vacancy details We are looking for someone to become part of our highly successful property litigation team based in our Bristol office with an interest in or experience of the Water Industry. Role: Associate / Senior Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 646-LBL The role We are...
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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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