Current Vacancies

Private Client Solicitor

This is an exciting opportunity to join our private client department  and your presence will strengthen an already experienced team.  Your caseload will be interesting and complex to include wills, probate, trusts, IHT, and court of protection. You will work closely with clients to ensure they are not intimidated by the process and deal with matters as sensitively as possible.

Candidates with experience in property and agricultural are encouraged to apply, although this experience is not essential. 

This role will suit an experienced solicitor, or possibly legal executive with at least 2 years+ PQE and the role will have both Associate and Partnership opportunities.

 Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV with covering letter to: EL@bendlessolicitors.co.uk.

 

Trainee Solicitor/Paralegal

With our continued plans for expansion, Bendles LLP are looking to recruit candidates who are ready to commence their training contract and/or have an interest in working as a Paralegal with the opportunity to secure a future training contract. The firm covers most areas of law that includes, Civil, Personal Injury, Corporate/Commercial, Employment, Private Client, Family and Conveyancing.

The position is full time, Monday – Friday 9.00 – 5.00pm and will be based within our offices in Cumbria.

If you are a bright, enthusiastic and personable individual with excellent communication skills we would like to hear from you. You would be part of a busy collaborate team and would have client contact from the outset.

Please send your CV with covering letter to: EL@bendlessolicitors.co.uk

 

Property Solicitor

This is an exciting opportunity to join our property team  who will support you in building your own caseload as soon as possible. Your presence will strengthen an already experienced team. You will have both residential and/or commercial property experience where you will be expected to run a mixed workload. Commercial property matters range from acquisition and disposal of land and buildings through to Landlord and Tenant lease transactions such as granting new leases, assignments and renewals, along with;

  • Advising on the purchase and sale of freehold and leasehold property;
  • Acting for Landlord or Tenant on the grant of a new lease;
  • Acting for Landlord or Tenant on an assignment of lease;
  • Acting for Landlord or Tenant on lease renewals;
  • Assisting with setting up lease schemes on development projects;
  • Assisting with overage and land options agreements;

Ideally candidates will have 3-6 years PQE. However, applications will be considered from newly qualified solicitors if they have undertaken a seat within commercial /residential  property.

You will be expected to participate in the firm’s business development, including seminars, events and contribute to marketing initiatives.

This opportunity has the potential of career advancement as we continue to develop the business.

 Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV with covering letter to: EL@bendlessolicitors.co.uk.

 

Corporate/Litigation/Employment Solicitor

This is a unique multi-discipline position and we welcome candidates with experience in all or some of the areas of law.

You will be responsible for:

  • Drafting and negotiating SPA and APAs
  • Employment tribunal claims including advocacy;
  • General corporate work including shareholder agreements and commercial contracts.
  • Property litigation including boundary disputes, evictions and landlord/tenant disputes.
  • General employment claims including advice and settlement agreements.

Ideally candidates will have 3-6 years PQE. However, applications will be considered from newly qualified solicitors if they have undertaken a seat within corporate, litigation or employment law.

You will be expected to participate in the firm’s business development, including seminars, events and contribute to marketing initiatives.

This opportunity has the potential of career advancement as we continue to develop the business.

Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV with covering letter to: EL@bendlessolicitors.co.uk.

 

Receptionist/Legal Secretary

Full-time position

Wigton, Cumbria

You will provide comprehensive support for the team and undertake a busy and varied workload. Predominantly based in reception but there will be a requirement to provide secretarial support when needed. Duties to include:

  • Answering the phone and redirecting them as appropriate;
  • Take and relay accurate messages;
  • Meet and greet visitors to the office;
  • Diary and File management;
  • Audio typing;
  • Document production; and
  • General office administration,

Experience in working in the legal sector is an advantage but not essential. You will provide excellent customer service and project a positive and friendly image. You will have a keen eye for detail, and be able to demonstrate from previous experience your ability to work accurately at pace and become part of a busy team.

Salary dependent upon experience.
Please send CV with covering letter to: Abbie White aw@bendlessolicitors.co.uk

 

Property Paralegal / Conveyancer

Full-time position

Both Wigton and Carlisle, Cumbria

We are currently looking for a Paralegal / Conveyancer for our very busy property department. You must have property experience although additional training will be provided. If this is you and you are interested in working for a progressive firm, please send CV with cover letter to Eileen Longcake at: el@bendlessolicitors.co.uk

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