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Legal Jobs in Leeds

Based in the centre of Leeds, BCL Legal specialise exclusively in legal recruitment and have extensive knowledge of the recruitment needs of the legal profession in Yorkshire both in private practice and in house. 

BCL Legal recruit for a wide selection of paralegal and solicitor jobs in Leeds and our specialist consultants are happy to offer advice and guidance to lawyers thinking about the next step in their legal career. 

Showing the most recent 81 jobs in Leeds and West Yorkshire

Real Estate Solicitor

  • Negotiable

National and international law firm has opportunity for a real estate solicitor to join at associate level in its highly regarded real estate team. The firm holds a top tier ranking from the Legal 500 and boasts one of the largest real estate teams in the UK.

Real Estate Paralegal

  • Negotiable

Legal 500 rated law firm has an fantastic opportunity for a commercial property paralegal to join the real estate team based in Leeds. This long established firm has a loyal client following with an excellent reputation and a hugely experienced real estate team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a commercial property paralegal to join a well regarded and progressive law firm handling good quality real estate work in a cohesive and supportive environment.

Real Estate Finance Paralegal

  • Negotiable

Great mid-tier firm in Leeds has an opening for a real estate finance paralegal to join the banking team specifically to work on property-related financial transactions.
Applications are very much welcomed from paralegals with at least 6-12 months' real estate finance, banking or commercial real estate experience gained with a recognised commercial firm or in-house.

Remortgage Fee Earner

  • £17000.00 - £21000.00

Due to growth an opportunity has arisen for a Remortgage Fee Earner to join the Leeds office of this award-winning law firm. This is an ideal opportunity for a remortgage fee earner who is keen to develop their career within a well recognised Leeds based law firm offering responsibility and progression.

Industrial Disease Paralegal

  • Negotiable

An opportunity has arisen for an industrial disease paralegal to join an international law firm in its Leeds office. The role is within the Industrial Disease claims team which is recognised as a top tier department by the Legal 500 who are currently working with eight of the top ten UK insurers.

Commercial & IP Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £55000.00

Great mid-tier firm with excellent reputation, low turnover of staff and high quality work across sectors like health, sport, media & entertainment, is looking for a commercial solicitor to join its growing team in Leeds, to deal with a wide range of commercial and IP matters.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

An excellent new opportunity has arisen with this Legal 500 mid-tier firm that punches above its weight on the corporate commercial side, for an experienced corporate solicitor to join the 3 partner team.
A new opportunity has arisen in the team for an additional solicitor who is looking for a broad mix of high quality corporate work in a supportive and friendly environment where salaries are commensurate with the top 6 but there is a far greater work-life balance.

Insolvency Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

Top flight global big hitter seeks to appoint a non-contentious insolvency solicitor to join its top tier ranked Leeds team.
Due to further growth, the firm is now looking to recruit an associate solicitor to join the restructuring team in Leeds. Solicitors who are newly qualified or with up to 5 years' PQE in non-contentious insolvency are likely to have the appropriate level of expertise to be considered. You will be a strong team player with a commercial hands-on approach and are already lik

Commercial Property Legal Executive/Paralegal

  • £25000.00 - £35000.00

Rare opportunity for a property legal executive/paralegal to join an international law firm based in Leeds. You will join the property investment, asset management and real estate finance team reporting directly to partners and lawyers in the team. Highly competitive salary with a national law firm benefits package. This is a rare opportunity for a property/finance legal executive/paralegal to work in a supportive national law firm environment allowing you to progress as a lawyer.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £55000.00

Global law firm seeks to recruit a corporate solicitor at associate level, around three to five year's PQE, into its top ranking corporate team in Leeds. With an excellent salary and benefits package, at an international firm which also has deep roots in the local market, this is a fantastic opportunity where you can expect a quality and variety of work which is hard to match anywhere in the UK, and a firm strongly committed to ongoing training and development.

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £60000.00

Excellent opportunity to join one of the firms that is a top tier regional heavyweight elsewhere but still developing in Leeds, so offers excellent progression opportunities within a firm with a high calibre and well-developed client base.Excellent opportunity to join one of the firms that is a top tier regional heavyweight elsewhere but still developing in Leeds, so offers excellent progression opportunities within a firm with a high calibre and well-developed client base.

Real Estate Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

National law firm has an exciting opportunity for a real estate solicitor to join the award winning team at its' Leeds office. This modern and progressive national law firm has a great culture and investment in people. You will be exposed to high calibre work from the outset and receive a good blend of work to allow you to develop as a lawyer in a strong real estate team.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Fantastic opportunity to join this award winning multi-disciplinary law firm based in West Yorkshire handling broad range of commercial property work.This a great opportunity to join an innovative and modern law firm with strong roots in Yorkshire. The firm will consider part time hours and a flexible working pattern making this a fantastic opportunity to gain a better work/life balance whilst still dealing with a high quality level of real estate work.

Clinical Negligence Solicitor

  • £25000.00 - £40000.00

An experienced Clinical Negligence Solicitor is required to join a large national firm in its Leeds office. You will ideally have a minimum of 2 years PQE, and mostly likely come from a claimant clinical negligence background, although candidates from a defendant background are also welcome to apply.

Real Estate Development Solicitor

  • Negotiable

A real estate solicitor is sought to join a leading national law firm in Leeds to develop and grow the residential development site set up team based in Leeds. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading national law firm dealing with high quality real estate work whilst growing and develop a residential development team in a national law firm environment.

Family Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £40000.00

An experienced Family Solicitor is required to join a highly regarded regional firm in Leeds City Centre. You will be handling your own caseload of privately funded family matters to include divorces, ancillary relief, finances and private law children matters.

Commercial & IT Solicitor

  • £43000.00 - £55000.00

A client list to die for, quality of commercial work that is second to none, and a great team of down-to-earth sociable lawyers, coupled with great support and ongoing training, this market leading commercial team is growing and has opportunities for lawyers with at least 2 years' PQE.

Catastrophic Personal Injury Paralegal

  • Negotiable

Due to internal promotion, the Leeds office of this leading defendant firm seeks to appoint a paralegal into the catastrophic personal injury team. The catastrophic injury team is one of the largest in the UK and is recognised nationally. The team acts for household name insurance clients with the majority of claims being over £1m.

Property Litigation Solicitor

  • Negotiable

National law firm opportunity for a property litigation solicitor to join this well established and highly rated team based in Leeds city centre. You will gain an excellent breadth of experience working with specialist Legal 500 rated lawyers handling good quality contentious real estate.
On offer is a market leading salary and benefits package and the opportunity to take your career to the next level in real estate litigation work.

Real Estate Associate/Senior Associate

  • £50000.00 - £70000.00

Fantastic opportunity exists for a real estate solicitor to join at associate/senior associate level with a high ranking Legal 500 rated national law firm. This modern and progressive law firm is expanding and you will join the well respected real estate team at the Leeds office handling high calibre real estate work for major institutional investors; PLC property development companies; and leasing work for national and international expanding retailers.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £40000.00

A long established and highly regarded Wakefield firm are looking to recruit an experienced Private Client Solicitor. You will be dealing with a broad range of private client matters to include wills, probate, lasting powers of attorney, estates and trust administration. You will be confident handling your own caseload of private client matters under minimum supervision. Progression opportunities are available here, for the right candidate.

Personal Injury Solicitor or Fee Earner

  • Negotiable

An opportunity has arisen for a personal injury solicitor or fee earner to join the Leeds office of this recognised, national practice. The role is based within the insurance division which acts on behalf of insurers, self-insureds and corporate clients in relation to the defence of claims relating to catastrophic injuries, fatal accidents and high value specialist claims.

EL/PL Litigator

  • £35000.00 - £45000.00

A defendant personal injury solicitor or legal executive is required to join the Bradford office of this recognised, national practice. The firm provides commercial and private client services and is listed in the Legal 500 for many of its practice areas. The specialist Insurance Team is expanding and is seeking to appoint a solicitor or legal executive with experience of defending employers' liability and public liability claims.

Real Estate Litigation Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Top ranking commercial law firm has a rare opportunity for an experienced real estate litigation solicitor. You will join the highly regarded property dispute resolution team in Leeds, where you will have the opportunity to develop your practice in this area working with Legal 500 rated lawyers. Leading market package and rare opportunity to work at the top level in property dispute work.

Real Estate Paralegal

  • Negotiable

National Legal 500 rated law firm opportunity to join a recognised real estate team in Leeds acting for national developers in the sale of their plots. You will be looking to join a recognised national real estate team where you will work in a cohesive environment developing your skills and knowledge as a paralegal within real estate. This is an excellent opportunity to progress your career and learn from Legal 500 ranked lawyers with a national law firm.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £55000.00

Global law firm seeks to recruit a corporate solicitor at associate level, around three to five year's PQE, into its top ranking corporate team in Leeds. With an excellent salary and benefits package, at an international firm which also has deep roots in the local market, this is a fantastic opportunity where you can expect a quality and variety of work which is hard to match anywhere in the UK, and a firm strongly committed to ongoing training and development.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £75000.00

Top 20, award winning UK law firm is looking to appoint a senior associate or partner to join its dynamic and well regarded Commercial team in Leeds.
You are likely to be a senior associate or salaried partner elsewhere looking for the next step in your career or maybe looking to return to private practice from a commensurate in-house role. It goes without say that at this level, some kind of client following or at the least, the skills and ability to generate work, would be desirable.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £45000.00

Mid-tier Legal 500 firm with offices in Yorkshire and the North East has an opening for an experienced commercial solicitor to join the small team in the Leeds office.
The corporate commercial team deals with the full range of corporate transactional matters as well as the full range of commercial contract matters, including contract terms & conditions, IT contracts, IP, collaboration agreements and other commercial agreements.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £45000.00

Great mid tier commercial firm has an opening for a commercial solicitor to join their 5-strong team in the Leeds office.
This is one of those firms that punches above its weight and is highly rated in the Legal 500 for its corporate commercial practice.
They're a friendly approachable team and they're looking for a solicitor with around 2 or 3 years' PQE in general commercial contracts, who is looking for good quality work in a dynamic but friendly working environment.

Conveyancing Assistant

  • £15000.00 - £19000.00

Conveyancing Assistant Long established, highly reputable and multi disciplinary firm with offices nationally is looking to recruit a conveyancing assistant to join its residential property team in West Yorkshire. Legal 500 listed law firm with a long standing reputation for providing legal services to both private and commercial clients nationally.

In house Construction Lawyer

  • Negotiable

Our client is a leading business in its sector, with a turnover in the hundreds of millions and a well established legal team. The organisation has a range of interesting business streams. An experienced construction is now required to offer legal support as the business continues to grow.

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
Award winning firm in Leeds has an opportunity for a commercial litigation solicitor to join the team handling a broad range of commercial litigation work. This is a great opportunity for a solicitor with at least 12 months commercial litigation experience to join an exciting commercial law firm with regional and national work.

Corporate/Commercial Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Chambers and Legal 500 listed regional firm is looking to appoint a corporate / commercial lawyer to join its team in West Yorkshire. The role will involve working closely with the team handling a range of corporate and commercial transactions within a highly supportive environment, offering a great work /life balance with exposure to quality work. This is an ideal role for a corporate /commercial lawyer looking to work as part of a well recognised team at a firm offering achievable progression.

Litigation Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £40000.00

Friendly 4 partner high street firm in Wakefield has an opening for an experienced and ambitious civil litigator to handle a varied caseload of contractual disputes, landlord & tenant matters, PI, probate disputes and debt recovery matters, predominantly civil litigation together with some commercial clients.

Corporate Commercial Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

This well established and highly regarded full service Yorkshire law firm is looking to make a key appointment of an experienced corporate commercial solicitor to help lead and further develop the team.
You will have at least three years' PQE in company commercial work and be looking to make your mark in a firm with deep roots in the local business community. A partner level appointment is not ruled out for the right candidate.

Employment Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £50000.00

Top tier international firm, top ranked for employment work in the Legal 500, has an opening for an employment solicitor in its prestigious Leeds office.
The idea candidate will have between 2 and 4 years' PQE in both contentious and non-contentious matters gained within a recognised commercial firm, preferably working on behalf of employers and respondents, as well as some good solid Tribunal experience.

Real Estate Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

Legal 500 and Chambers rated national law firm seeks to make the key appointment of a real estate solicitor into the team in Leeds. Good broad ranging role including high-value acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant, development, portfolio management. With a real desire to succeed and enthusiasm you will join a friendly and supportive team in a firm culture where progression is highly achievable.

Industrial Disease Solicitor

  • Negotiable

An industrial disease solicitor is required to join the Leeds office of this top 45 UK law firm. The firm has achieved several top rankings in Chambers and is immensely proud of the work it carries out for clients and the culture it provides to its people. Due to growth, an experienced solicitor is now required to join the team in Leeds. The role will be to manage a caseload of litigated disease cases for a range of commercial insurer clients.

Industrial Disease Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £45000.00

A niche private practice wishes to recruit an industrial disease solicitor to deal with a caseload of high quality litigated NIHL deafness claims on both the Fast Track and the Multi-Track.
Based at the firms' Bradford office, you will be required to work with very little supervision and report direct to the Head of Industrial Disease so you will need to be confident in your ability to work autonomously. You will be paid a competitive salary and work in a friendly and supportive envir

NQ Banking Solicitor

  • £40000.00

Top global big brand firm seeks to recruit a newly qualified banking solicitor to join its team in Leeds. This firm doesn't tend to recruit quiet 'back room boys/girls'. They're looking for an outgoing practical lawyer who is a great team player but also able to work on their own initiative, as even as a newly qualified, you will be responsible for managing your own files, and be expected to contribute to pitches & marketing activities and develop your own network of contacts.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £45000.00

Well-established regional Legal 500 commercial firm is looking to recruit a newly or recently qualified corporate solicitor to join the team in the York office. The successful candidate will have covered at least one corporate seat in his or her training contract and have a broad-based grounding in corporate transactional matters.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Commercial Property Solicitor/Legal Executive.
Legal 500 rated West Yorkshire law firm seeks to make the key appointment of a commercial property solicitor or legal executive to join the highly regarded real estate team. With genuine progression prospects and the structure to grow and develop as a commercial property solicitor/legal executive. This is an excellent opportunity to join a firm which can deliver good quality work in a supportive environment.

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