Recruitment

Bartons is based in the South West with a strong local, national and international client base.

We believe that in order to provide our clients with the outstanding service they have come to expect of us, we need to recruit outstanding individuals who are experts in their field, and then provide them with the support, training and working environment to enable them to develop their potential.

Vacancies:

Solicitor and/or Legal Executive – Private Client – Kingsbridge 

Due to the continuing growth of our Private Client department, we are looking for additional fee earners to join our experienced team.

This is a full time post and the ideal candidate will:

  • be able to demonstrate excellent client care skills;
  • be able to work harmoniously within the team;
  • be able to manage a varied caseload (to include the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, tax planning, estate administration and Court of Protection work);
  • be enthusiastic and willing to engage in the business development of the department;
  • be able to demonstrate consistent fee earning; and
  • be STEP Qualified and have SFE membership – however, this is not essential and training is generally available for the right candidate.

Working for Bartons:

  • competitive, market rate salary and additional benefits;
  • excellent opportunities for career progression;
  • the opportunity to take a central role in the development of the department; and
  • a supportive working environment with importance placed on a healthy work / life balance enabling maximum enjoyment of all the South Hams has to offer!

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Anne Rogers at a.rogers@bartons.co.uk


Solicitor/Legal Executive – Dispute Resolution – Kingsbridge

We have a great opportunity for a Solicitor or Legal Executive to join our growing Dispute Resolution Department working within our Kingsbridge office.

Applications are encouraged from Solicitors/Legal Executives of around 1-5 years PQE.

The ideal candidate will:

  • have experience of handling a property litigation caseload;
  • have experience of some or all of the following areas:
    • commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes
    • disputes concerning easements/restrictive covenants including injunctive proceedings
    • boundary disputes
    • property damage claims
    • the Party Wall Act
    • contested leasehold renewals and enfranchisements
    • Contentious probate disputes
    • Construction disputes
  • enjoy networking and building client relationships;
  • share our enthusiasm for excellent client care;
  • be able to work under pressure and meet client expectations;
  • enjoy working as part of a professional and motivated team; and
  • have the enthusiasm to take an active role in the continued development of our Dispute Resolution Department.

Working for Bartons:

  • competitive, market rate salary;
  • excellent opportunities for career progression;
  • the opportunity to take a central role in the development of the firm’s dispute resolution offering; and
  • a supportive working environment with importance placed on a healthy work / life balance.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Anne Rogers at a.rogers@bartons.co.uk


Solicitor/Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer – Residential Conveyancing – Bristol

We have a great opportunity for a Solicitor/Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer to join our Bristol Property Department.  The successful applicant can expect to work on a varied caseload including high value sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties including flats and shared ownership, equity release mortgages, re-mortgages, first registrations and new builds.

Applications are encouraged from experienced Solicitors, Legal Executives and/or Licensed Conveyancers of 2+ years PQE.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be proactive and enjoy working as part of a professional and motivated team;
  • enjoy networking and building client relationships;
  • share our enthusiasm for excellent client care;
  • be able to work under pressure and meet client expectations; and
  • have the enthusiasm to take an active role in the continued development the Department.

Working for Bartons:

  • competitive, market rate salary;
  • excellent opportunities for career progression; and
  • a supportive working environment with importance placed on a healthy work / life balance.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Anne Rogers at a.rogers@bartons.co.uk


Legal Assistant and Receptionist – Kingsbridge and Bristol offices

We currently have various full time and part time vacancies available in our Kingsbridge and Bristol offices including receptionists, and legal assistants for our Family and Conveyancing Departments

The ideal candidates will:

  • (legal assistants) have experience of working within conveyancing or within a legal environment.
  • enjoy building client relationships and share our enthusiasm for efficiency and excellent client care;
  • enjoy working as part of a professional and motivated team;
  • have excellent communication skills;
  • pay strong attention to detail;
  • be able to work quickly and efficiently to deadlines, multitask and prioritise when necessary but also use own initiative where appropriate;
  • be committed to the firm and its core values; and
  • have good IT skills.

Working for Bartons:

  • competitive, market rate salary;
  • potential to progress and for further training for the right candidate;
  • opportunities to be involved with high calibre work;
  • hybrid working available depending on experience; and
  • be part of a progressive legal practice with a strong team spirit.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Anne Rogers at a.rogers@bartons.co.uk


Bartons

Bartons is a progressive legal practice with a strong team spirit, and we pride ourselves on our outstanding client care and legal services. Successful candidates will be keen to participate in our ethos.

Get in touch…

Anne Rogers

Tel: 01548 855655  |  E-mail: a.rogers@bartons.co.uk