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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: Rachael Pritchard, HR, Payroll & Benefits Manager, on 0345 209 1100 or rachael.pritchard@clarkewillmott.com.

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. 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 Rachael Pritchard, on the contact details above.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Our latest vacancies

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 – Intellectual Property – Manchester

An excellent opportunity for a paralegal to begin or develop their legal career with us within our IP team. Role: Paralegal Location: Manchester Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 342-PMR The role: Our intellectual property team is based across our Manchester and Southampton offices. Our Partners Roy Crozier and Susan Hall, who both joined...
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Solicitor – Commercial Property – Taunton

An exciting opportunity for a Solicitor to join our large and thriving Commercial Property team in Taunton. Role: Solicitor Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 338-LTN The role: There can be few, if any, better opportunities in the South West to build a career in commercial property law. Our Taunton based team...
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Facilities Services Assistant – Southampton

We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management department. Role: Facilities Services Assistant Location: Southampton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 326-BSN The role: On a day to day basis you will be the face of the Facilities Management department carrying out reprographic and...
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Apprentice Administration Assistant – Cardiff

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to start a career in office administration or secretarial support. Role: Apprentice Administration Assistant Location: Cardiff Hours: Full time Term: 12 month fixed term contract Vacancy Reference: 336-ACF The role: With lots of one-to-one training and guidance, you will become a key player in the...
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Facilities Administration Assistant – London

We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management department in our brand new London offices. Role: Facilities Administration Assistant Location: London Hours: Full time (rota based), Monday–Friday either 08:00-16:30 or 09.30-18.00 Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 341-SLN The role: On a day to day basis you will...
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Paralegal – Private Property & Agriculture – Taunton

A property / conveyancing paralegal role handling a mix of residential transactions. Role: Paralegal Location: Taunton Hours: Full and/or part-time hours will be considered Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 336-PTN The role: Based in our Private Property & Agriculture team you will be working on a range of residential property purchases, sales, transfers of...
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Solicitor – Employment – Taunton

An exciting opportunity for a solicitor to join our Employment and HR team based in the Taunton office. Role: Solicitor Location: Taunton Hours: Full-time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 339-LTN The role: This role will see you joining our Taunton Employment and HR team where you will be supporting and working...
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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 by...
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Facilities Services Team Leader – Birmingham

The Facilities Services Team Leader’s primary function is to assist the Facilities Services Manager to provide consistently high quality facilities management and business support services for the fee earners whilst maintaining the highest level of customer service to all stakeholders. Role: Facilities Services Team Leader Location: Birmingham Hours: Full time Term: Permanent...
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Property Litigation Solicitors – Bristol / Taunton

An exciting opportunity for two solicitors to join our experienced property litigation team in Bristol and/or Taunton. Role: Property Litigation Solicitors Location: Bristol / Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 329-LBL The role: We are looking for two solicitors to become part of our highly successful property litigation team based...
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Information Services Officer – Knowledge Services – Bristol

Working with two other information professionals, provide information services and support to staff at Clarke Willmott. Role: Information Services Officer Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 330-SBL The role: The primary focus of the role is ensuring that our fee-earners have up to date and accurate information available to...
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Solicitor – Development / Social Housing – London

A Commercial Property Solicitor role, undertaking exceptional quality development and regeneration work within the social housing sector. Role: Commercial Property (Development / Social Housing) Solicitor Location: London Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 328-LLN The role: Our Commercial Property team in London are looking for a Solicitor or Associate to work...
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Senior Associate – Social Housing Governance

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Social Housing Governance lawyer to join our national team. Role:  Social Housing Governance Senior Associate Location: Flexible Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 321-LVS The role: Forming part of the Corporate & Commercial department, your work will be solely with our Social Housing...
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Marketing & Business Development Manager – Banking & Finance

Vacancy details A Marketing & Business Development role to support a key growth sector for Clarke Willmott (CW) – Banking & Finance. Role: Marketing & Business Development Manager Location: Flexible (Bristol, Taunton or Southampton).  Some travel will be required Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 323-BBL The role: Over recent years CW has...
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Contentious Construction Associate – Bristol

Vacancy details A contentious construction lawyer role in a friendly and highly supportive team, with plenty of client contact and on-going training. Role: Contentious Construction Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 306-LBL The role: We are looking for a contentious construction lawyer for our team in Bristol.  This...
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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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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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