Careers

What we’re looking for:

We expect everyone who joins us to enjoy working hard at Clarkes but also to maintain the work / life balance!

Our people are advocates of Clarkes. We search to recruit credible lawyers who are specialists in their area of law and are commercially astute; secretarial support/administrative staff who are pro-active, accurate and efficient. We seek to employ those who enjoy autonomy but can work within a team environment effectively.  In return, we can offer employees a successful legal career in an approachable and friendly environment.

We are always willing to consider candidates with the right experience and attitude.  If you would be interested in working for Clarkes at any time in the future, then please email us a copy of your CV to telford@clarkeslaw.co.uk or in the post to your nearest Clarkes office.

CURRENT VACANCIES:

Litigation Fee Earner

PQE:  Up to 3 years or equivalent

Salary:  Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Essential:  Dispute Resolution Experience

Preferential:  Experience acting in claims involving property and land

Clarkes are looking to appoint a Litigation Fee Earner to handle a wide variety of litigation matters. The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months experience working within a Litigation Department and have a good understanding of the Civil Procedure Rules and litigation process.

The candidate will be expected to act in a variety of Small Claims and Fast Track Claims with minimal supervision although an experienced litigation team will be able to provide guidance where appropriate. Multi-Track exposure and experience will be provided.

The candidate will be expected to demonstrate experience in handling litigated matters from inception to settlement and/or trial, and previous court experience would be preferable but not essential.

All levels of experience will be considered; however, this role would be best suited for a newly qualified Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive with up to 3 years Post Qualification Experience.

Please apply in the first instance by email to Carol Gunner (carol.gunner@clarkeslaw.co.uk).  All applicants will be received in strict confidence.