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Emmersons Solicitors - Vacancies


Legal Secretary Required For Our Family Law Team.

We are looking for a candidate who has had previous experience of working within a Family Law Team. This position is at our Newcastle office. We are looking for someone who is organised, hardworking and has a Can Do attitude. We are Collaborative Family Lawyers. Our work is high quality with many repeat instructions from existing clients and good quality referrers. 99% of our clients rate our service level as 9/10 or 10/10. We do not undertake Legal Aid work in our Family Team. Free parking nearby, a two-minute walk from bus stops and 10 minutes walk from metro stations. This is a friendly team who are very supportive of one another.

We are known for excellent training and receive excellent feedback from our Lexcel Auditors.

If you are interested in this position please send your CV in confidence to je@emmersons-solicitors.co.uk

If you apply via an agent or allow an agent to apply to us on your behalf then you will not be considered for interview.



Trainee Solicitor Required.

Due to expansion, we require a further Trainee to work out of our Sunderland office. We are able to offer excellent training both in-house and externally. We are looking for a candidate who has at least a 2:1. The areas of law that we will be able to offer will include Family Law, Wills and Probate, Elderly Client Law. You will also work within our Criminal Defence Team. The work of this team encompasses everything from White Collar Fraud to Prison Law, Motoring Law and Proceeds of Crime Act matters.

It is essential that you are a car owner.

Please send your CV in confidence to je@emmersons-solicitors.co.uk

Please note that we will NOT consider candidates applying via agencies or permitting their names to be put forward by agencies.


Private Client Fee Earner Required.

Our Private Client Team continues to expand therefore we require a further Fee Earner to draft Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection documentation. You should also be able to undertake Probate including cases involving IHT and overseas property. You should also be able to deal with General Elderly Client advice.

This department is heavily involved in our local community. Our staff are Dementia Friends, we are members of Solicitors for the Elderly and we regularly give talks to charities and financial institutions.

We have a strong following and brand at both of our offices. We have twice been shortlisted for the Law Society Excellence awards and the Northern Law Awards under the category of Private Client.

We now wish to build this department further; we are looking for a Solicitor or CILEX to market and build the department.

We would consider full or part-time solicitors and legal executives.

Please send your CV in confidence to je@emmersons-solicitors.co.uk

Please note that we will NOT consider candidates applying via agencies or permitting their names to be put forward by agencies.



General Vacancy.

We are always pleased to hear from candidates who are skilled in both Family Law and Wills/Probate/Lasting Power of Attorney/Court of Protection. We would be interested to hear from you if you are able to offer us experience in BOTH of these areas of law. We will consider full or part-time, solicitors, legal executives or part qualified trainees.

We are looking for someone who will be the right fit for our team.

Please send your CV in confidence to je@emmersons-solicitors.co.uk

Please note that we will NOT consider candidates applying via agencies or permitting their names to be put forward by agencies.




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