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If you’re interested in joining Tilly Bailey & Irvine, one of the North East’s largest and most successful law firms, check out the vacancies below or if you can't see a suitable vacancy send us your CV Speculatively and tell us what you're looking for. You can apply for one of our vacancies or send your speculative application by emailing with a cover e-mail and an attached CV, or call Emma Porteous on 01429 405073 if you'd like to discuss any of our vacancies. No agencies, thank you!

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New Business Assistant – Residential Conveyancing – Hartlepool

We are looking for someone with great administrative skills & telephone skills to join our New Business team. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Provide quotes for both Residential and New build; Welcome call to the clients & prepare packs; Collect payment and order searches; Open files on Case Management systems and administer filing; Update/run reports; Update portals and chase paperwork.

Post Completion Manager – Residential Conveyancing – Office based in Hartlepool

We are looking for someone with previous experience of the post-completion process and knowledge of the Land Registry Practice Rules to help manage the Firm’s Volume Residential Conveyancing, Post Completion section. If you have this experience and are looking for a new role please do contact us ASAP.

Apprenticeships - Trainee Legal Secretary roles

If you would like to train as a legal secretary with our Law Firm whilst working towards a customer service NVQ level 2 qualification, please contact to apply.

Residential Conveyancing

We are very interested in hearing from Residential Conveyancers and support staff with Residential Conveyancing experience.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if you are interested in joining our team.

Trainee Solicitors

Application Process For 2022

All applications must be made online. Please send a CV and covering letter to by 1st March 2022.

We will review all applications and keep them on file for consideration before selecting our trainees for the next vacancies

Work Experience

Although we have limited work experience opportunities, we are happy to consider your request and keep your details on file.

Due to the volume of requests we receive, we are unable to respond to each request individually. 

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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