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Vacancies at Jacksons Law Firm will be posted on this site as soon as they are announced so please check this page regularly.

At Jacksons we pride ourselves on our flexible, team spirited, friendly working environment and offer great benefits such as holidays that increase with your length of service as well as a holiday purchase scheme; there are in-house and retail discounts along with life insurance, enhanced pension options and various other perks. We want people to do well and our fee earner roles also attract an uncapped bonus, which we pay out annually.

We encourage all our team, no matter what your role, to get involved with our company initiatives from networking to charity events. We work hard, but we like to have fun and give back to the local community, supporting various charities as well as offering opportunities for young people to gain work experience.

If you are interested in any of our vacancies, you can apply by sending your CV along with a covering letter, explaining why you think you should be considered for a position at Jacksons to

Alternatively, our HR Manager Zoë Tweddle is always available to chat to anyone, informally, about our vacancies and the benefits of working at Jacksons.

We’d love to hear from you.

Current Vacancies

NQ Solicitor – Commercial Property Team

We have a rare opportunity for a NQ Solicitor to join our award winning Commercial Property Team.

The ideal candidate will be NQ and have some commercial or residential property experience.




Secretary – Newcastle upon Tyne

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Secretary to join our Newcastle team.   Working with a variety of Fee Earners in a busy central Newcastle office, the successful candidate will be able to enjoy all the benefits of working at Jacksons.



Solicitor / CILEx – Corporate and Commercial

We are looking for a minimum 2 years PQE Solicitor or Legal Executive to work in our busy Corporate and Commercial team.

Our team has a range of direct personal experience of working in-house in industry and management positions offering advice on complex corporate and commercial legal issues. Our clients are diverse and range from e-commerce, engineering, IT, logistics and manufacturing to professional services, property and development and retail.



Litigation Solicitor / FCILEx – Stockton

Working as part of a very busy team, the ideal candidate will have a strong track record acting for clients in relation to commercial disputes, litigation, and insolvency.



Trainee Solicitors Vacancies

Jacksons Law Firm recruits trainee solicitors each year offering positions to a mix of law, non-law and joint honours graduates and to people who have changed career completely.

The applications window for the 2023 intake is now closed. The window will re-open for the 2024 intake on Friday 1st July 2022.



Apprenticeships @ Jacksons

We are continually recruiting for apprentices to join our firm. We have opportunities in both Stockton and Newcastle offices and are looking for candidates who are hardworking, keen to learn and who are looking for a long term career in law.

As a Jacksons Apprentice you will work towards a Level 3 in business administration. You will work in one of our legal departments focusing on one area of law. You will be integrated into our team and be given responsibilities and meaningful work experience.



Work Experience Vacancies

We are currently offering virtual work experience, which will run in tandem with our practical work experience.


Virtual Work Experience

We have created a series of questionnaires based on two areas of law in which we specialise; Private Client and Property. They are split into tiers, with the first tier being accessible to all students and tiers two and three being aimed at university students. You submit the work to us, along with your CV, for feedback.

Please click here for information on virtual work experience

The best submissions may be invited for practical work experience and/or kept on file for future vacancies.


Practical Work Experience

We are aiming to invite a number of students to complete practical work experience at our Stockton office (once the pandemic is over of course) in set blocks each year. If you wish to apply, please in the first instance complete the virtual work experience as per above and submit it, along with your CV and a completed Work Experience Application form to

Please click here to find out more about our practical work experience.



Please note, we do not hold CV’s on file, if you have previously applied for one of our previous vacancies at Jacksons and wish to be reconsidered, please resubmit your application to

If you are interested in any of the above vacancies please contact Zoe Tweddle at

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