Careers With Us

If you’re interested in joining one of the North East’s largest and most successful law firms check out the current vacancies below to see if one is a suitable match for your experience. We also welcome speculative CVs. You can drop us a line  at with a covering e-mail and attached CV. No agencies thank you!

Current Vacancies

Float Legal Secretary

We are currently looking for a Float Legal Secretary to provide holiday and absence cover across all of our offices in Hartlepool, Wynyard, Stockton and, occasionally, Barnard Castle. It is essential that the successful applicant has full use of a vehicle to be able travel as required. Due to the nature of the role, we are looking for someone with flexibility and self-confidence who is not afraid to ask questions and is able to learn new processes quickly to provide valuable support to our fee earners.  Please see the attached job description for further details of the role.  

This is an excellent role for someone with good secretarial and administrative skills who would like to benefit from experience and exposure to a range of legal areas. 

The position is full-time, Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm, and is to commence as soon as possible. Following a successful probationary period in the role this position will be permanent. To apply for this position please submit a CV and covering letter to by 5.00pm on Thursday 26th April, 2018

View the job description here.

Trainee Solicitors

Applications for traineeships starting in 2019 are now closed but we welcome applications for 2020.

There is an article from 2016 on our  blog explaining how the training process works. The process still works exactly the same way so it might make a useful read.

Application Process For 2020

All applications must be made on-line. Please send a CV and covering letter to by 1st March, 2019.

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