Situations Vacant & Wanted

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As a Lexcel accredited firm and a member of LawNet we are committed to career development and providing challenging work to positively engage and motivate our staff.

We are currently recruiting an experienced residential conveyancing lawyer to provide in-house conveyancing locum cover for our fee-earners holidays etc. with a focus on progressing a variety of residential transactions.  For information on this role, and to see our vacancies, please go to our vacancies page:   you will also find information about working for Farnfields, including staff videos, on our website.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established, award-winning firm.  Please apply in writing, attaching your CV, to

Humphries Kirk LLP is a well-regarded law firm with both a local and national presence, operating from offices across Dorset and Somerset.

We have an excellent reputation for client service standards and as an employer pride ourselves on our Values:  Accountability, Continuous Improvement, Excellence, Honesty & Integrity, Mutual Respect and Teamwork.

We are seeking Lawyers of varying levels of experience for the following teams:

  • Residential Land
  • Commercial Land
  • Company Commercial

We offer a competitive package along with superb opportunities for advancement.

To see our vacancies, go to:

for speculative enquiries, please send your CV to with details of your requirements and salary expectations.

No Agencies please

Rutters Solicitor Dorset


Residential Conveyancer wanted

We have a fabulous opportunity for a Residential Licenced Conveyancer or Conveyancing Solicitor or Legal Executive, with a minimum of 2 years’ experience, to join our Gillingham Office. This is a full-time position but we would consider part-time.

Suitable candidates will have experience of running their own residential conveyancing caseload from start to finish without supervision.

To apply please send your CV to our Practice Manager, Vanessa Howell .


Trainee Solicitor vacancy for immediate start

We are looking for a trainee solicitor who has a keen preference to develop their career in Residential or Commercial Conveyancing post qualification. Please note that Training Contracts are normally only offered on a full-time basis.

Candidate Eligibility: In order to apply, you will have completed your law degree.  Candidates will have already successfully completed their LPC. If you have taken an alternative route to qualification, you will be required to supply appropriate details and qualification results.

Applying for a Training Contract: Your application should be emailed to .  Please ensure that in the subject header you state ‘Trainee Solicitor Application ’.

Applications must include all of the following information to be considered:

  1. An attached CV
  2. An attached covering letter, detailing:
    • any relevant work experience
    • your degree results
    • your LPC result and date completed
    • any areas of law where you have a specific interest

Your application will be held on file. In the event that you are selected for interview, we will contact you at that point.

If you are unable to apply by email, your application may be posted to: Trainee Solicitor Applications, Vanessa Howell, Rutters Solicitors, 2 Bimport, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8AY.

Closing date 30th September 2019