Careers at Jacksons Law Firm
Vacancies at Jacksons Law Firm will be posted on this site as soon as they are announced so please check this page regularly.
In the meantime, if you are looking for a career in law, please email your CV with a covering letter, explaining why you think you should be considered for a position at Jacksons to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Company/Commercial Solicitor, Tees Valley Office
A vacancy has arisen for a 0 – 5 year’s qualified solicitor, to join Jacksons’ expanding company/commercial team based in our Tees Valley office, with a particular interest in transactional work.
Hours of work: This is a full time position
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Applicants should have:
- Experience of business sales and purchase.
- An interest in business development.
- Willingness to work from our Newcastle office when required.
To apply for this position, and for more details, please contact Adrienne Patterson by email mailto:email@example.com or call 01642 356500.
Legal Executive – Tees Valley office
We are looking for a legal executive to assist the firm’s expanding regulatory practice.
HOURS OF WORK: Full-time position
SALARY: Negotiable depending on experience
Applicants should have:
- Knowledge and experience of criminal court procedure and preferably a background, or keen interest, in agriculture.
Based in our Tees Valley office, but with some travel throughout the North East to visit clients, the successful applicant will work closely with the partner leading our regulatory team and will be encouraged to develop the specialist knowledge needed to advise the firm’s many clients in this growing area of our practice.
To apply for either of these positions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. We are interested in receiving applications from candidates with excellent academic qualifications with practical and social skills.
When you join our firm, you will be offered a contract based in our Teesside office. You will be welcomed, as part of our firm, from day one and encouraged to take an active part in the opportunities provided in both our Teesside and Newcastle office.
Your training will involve four, six-month seats in four of the following practice areas:
- Commercial litigation
- Commercial property
- Wills, Trust and Probate
We will try to offer you experience in your areas of particular interest, but this cannot always be guaranteed. All trainees are assigned a partner who will mentor you throughout your contract, provide advice, guidance and support when needed. You will also have access to our HR manager who can assist your career development with Jacksons.
In addition to a competitive trainee salary, our benefit package includes:
- A generous holiday entitlement
- Life Assurance (4 x annual salary)
- Membership of Jacksons’ pension scheme
- Child Care Voucher Scheme
If you would like to apply for a training contract with Jacksons, please fill in an application form which can be found by clicking on the link below, and return it to Adrienne Patterson email@example.com or telephone 01642 356 500.