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Legal Jobs in Manchester

The North West of England boasts one of the UK’s strongest and leading economies as well as an array of vibrant cities in which to work and live. With an incredibly strong in-house legal community and many major law firms based here or relocating offices specifically to Manchester, making the North West your home from a legal career perspective has never been more attractive.

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Showing the most recent 92 jobs in Manchester

Conveyancer

  • £23000.00 - £27000.00

Commercial firm based in Manchester city centre is recruiting a conveyancing fee earner or paralegal. Our client is offering a great opportunity for you to develop your career and gain on the job training and support as well as a competitive package.

Restructuring PSL

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

This high profile national firm has a rare new role, working in a non fee earning capacity as a professional support lawyer in the Restructuring and Insolvency team. This position will offer the ability to engage with clients and fee earners of all levels within the business in a hugely rewarding and varied role, but without the demands or hours of being a fee earner.

Employment Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

Employment Solicitor

If you are ambitious, driven, and not prepared to wait in line for your next promotion, this is the role for you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing Employment team. This role is based in its friendly Manchester office that has already attracted top rated lawyers from the Manchester market.

Family Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £42000.00

Family Solicitor

As a result of expansion, this national firm is recruiting a Family Solicitor to join the Family team in Manchester, dealing with work of the highest quality. Applications from solicitors upwards of one year post qualification experience in Family law are encouraged.

Planning Solicitor

  • £36000.00 - £45000.00

This is a firm with an outstanding reputation in commercial property and planning work. They have been expanding over the last 12 months, and are now looking for an additional planning solicitor to join the Manchester team. This role will be varied and give the chosen candidate an opportunity to handle both contentious and non contentious planning work.

Banking Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £55000.00

We are assisting the banking team of a well known national firm. Due to increased instructions and planned growth, they are looking to recruit a junior solicitor and also an associate level candidate. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a firm with investment into Manchester and a team very much on the up.

Planning Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £90000.00

We are working with a national law firm with an excellent reputation in commercial property work. Although they already have an excellent team across the offices, they are looking to bolster the profile in the North West with an additional planning lawyer in the Manchester office. This is a strategic hire and candidates at the Senior Associate and Partner level are both encouraged, as the team has the ability to invest.

Newly Qualified Solicitor

  • £28000.00 - £32000.00

Newly Qualified Solicitor



We are working for a well known national firm with an excellent profile in occupational disease. The team in Manchester are looking to recruit a newly qualified solicitor with experience handling occupational disease work.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £55000.00

Commercial Solicitor

This national firm is looking to recruit a commercial solicitor with ideally upwards of three years experience in commercial contracts work. This will be based in their Manchester office, and will be fully supported by the firm's national commercial team.The firm have a national footprint and are highly reputed in their sector focus. This is a great opportunity to make your mark.

Family Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £40000.00

Family Solicitor

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join the Manchester office of a national firm who are looking to expand. The firm have an excellent team of family lawyers based across the country, and are looking to bolster the team in Manchester. This is a genuine opportunity to make your mark and make the role your own. The firm prides itself on its friendly flexible working environment.

Corporate Senior Associate

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

The team prides itself on both the technical capability of its Corporate partners and solicitors but also their down to earth approach and commercial acumen. They have a two Partner team in Manchester, supported by excellent junior Solicitors. They are looking to fill a key role at the Senior Associate level, which could be a candidate already at the Senior Associate level at a competitor national firm, or a hungry Associate looking to progress.

Corporate Associate

  • £42000.00 - £55000.00

This corporate team handles a range of transactions including M&A, private equity and public work. Unlike many other national firms you will not be part of a large team and lose your identity, but be able to make your mark and help shape a growing team for the future.

Legal Executive

  • £18000.00 - £24000.00

Our client is a leading law firm with a national reputation and one of the best insurance groups in the UK. The firm continues to go from strength to strength handling the full range of matters for diverse clients.

Banking Associate

  • £50000.00 - £80000.00

If you are a banking associate looking for a move, this role is offering exceptional quality work and growth potential. With the opportunity to handle London based work from the regions, the work is second to none.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £50000.00

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

This real estate role presents a different option, both in terms of the variety of work on offer and long term prospects. It offers the backdrop of a big national brand, but a small real estate team to provide hands on role support and training and an excellent platform to progress. This is a key role which will give an ambitious real estate lawyer an integral position in a national team.

Professional Indemnity Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £45000.00

Professional Indemnity Solicitor

This is a new instruction from a leading national firm who are looking to recruit a professional indemnity solicitor for their Manchester office. The firm welcomes applications from newly qualified solicitors with a good academic record to include a 2:1 at degree level, and either a seat in professional indemnity or a strong commercial litigation seat. The firm will also warmly receive candidates with a higher PQE than this if they can demonstrate a proven tr

Property Litigation Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £42000.00

Property Litigation Solicitor

Fantastic new instruction for a newly qualified solicitor to specialise in property litigation in the Manchester team of a large national firm, with great quality of work on offer. You will receive excellent training and development throughout your career with the firm.

Construction Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

The Manchester office handles complex construction disputes, and due to an increase in work levels they are now looking for an additional solicitor to join the team. Both construction solicitors and commercial litigation/professional indemnity solicitors looking for a change in direction will be considered.

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
The role will involve handling your own case load of commercial disputes in addition to supporting partners in larger matters. The work is interesting and varied, and never compromises on quality. The client base boasts an enviable list of household names and encompasses multi-national companies in addition to SMEs and high net worth individuals. The ideal candidate will have circa two years PQE, handling commercial litigation matters.

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £60000.00

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

An exciting new opportunity can arisen for a commercial litigation solicitor who wants to put their stamp on a growing Manchester office. This firm is a boutique practice, specialising in commercial litigation. This is an opportunity to work with two very entrepreneurial directors, focusing on a case load of high value commercial disputes to include a full range of general contractual disputes to financial mis-selling claims.

In-house Legal Counsel

  • £45000.00 - £50000.00

In-house Solicitor, c2-5 years pqe, North West

Our client is a privately owned, high growth business based in the North West. Year on year our client has witnessed strong growth and continues to build on its success through new product offerings.

Environmental Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

This nationally recognised environmental team has an enviable reputation in the environmental field globally. They are looking to appoint an additional solicitor due to further growth of the team and new client wins. If you have experience in this area from NQ upwards this is an exceptional opportunity to join a market leading team handling international work.

Environmental Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

This nationally recognised team has an enviable reputation in the environmental field across a national and global scale. They are looking now for an environmental solicitor to join the Manchester team. This will be an excellent mix of contentious and non contentious work in a team with an excellent culture and route to progress.

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

  • £38000.00 - £50000.00

A new opportunity has arisen within the real estate team of this national practice, based in the Manchester office. Due to continued growth and new work, they are now looking for someone to focus on real estate finance and in particular secured lending work. There is an excellent opportunity to progress.

Regulatory Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £41000.00

Regulatory Solicitor

This is a new Regulatory role for a newly qualified solicitor to be based in Manchester city centre. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top rated national practice, with incredible quality of work. The firm are already setting up interviews so please do not delay your application.

Family Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £42000.00

This family team is experiencing an upturn in work and performing incredibly well. They are one of the major players in the family market for privately funded family work, and an excellent team within which to progress your career. They are looking to recruit a family solicitor at the NQ-2 year PQE level.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £37000.00 - £45000.00

We are looking for a commercial property solicitor to join a well known heavyweight firm, based in the city centre. The team has an excellent profile in commercial property, handling a range of quality instructions including landlord and tenant and development work.

Intellectual Property

  • £35000.00 - £45000.00

Intellectual Property

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Manchester office of a leading firm with an excellent Intellectual Property offering nationally and act for many household names both in the UK and internationally. They will consider candidates who are already qualified or part qualified trade mark attorneys but also from an IP background.

Legal Executive

  • £18000.00 - £24000.00

Legal Executive - In House RTA

A Legal Executive or Paralegal is required for this leading in-house PI team. This is an exciting and unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven Paralegal to join a forward thinking and well regarded in house team.

Qualified legal professionals trust BCL Legal

What makes BCL Legal different from other recruitment companies is that, because many of our team members have first-hand experience within the legal profession, we understand the requirements firms have in a more intimate way than other, more generalised recruitment companies. This is one of the reasons why BCL Legal remains the premier legal recruitment company in Manchester. We only work in the legal field, so our dedicated service is specifically designed to give both candidates and employers the best opportunity for a successful match.

At BCL Legal our candidates can be confident of finding the right law jobs in Manchester, thanks to our extensive portfolio of legal companies and corporate firms who trust the way BCL Legal do business. We take time to understand our candidates’ career aspirations and it is this knowledge that helps us successfully match candidates and clients with a high ratio of success.

At BCL Legal we have gained the trust of the premier legal companies in Manchester through our careful matching process and we are confident that our in-depth knowledge of the UK legal profession brings benefits to both our candidates and their prospective employers.

If you are looking to extend your legal experience or for your first legal position, speak to our specialist recruitment consultants at BCL Legal Manchester now and find out more about our extensive remit of dynamic professional and corporate legal positions.
 

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