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Careers at Farleys

Careers at Farleys

Welcome to Farleys’ careers page! Scroll to view current vacancies

Please note all job applications to Farleys Solicitors are subject to accordance with our Candidate Privacy Notice, which sets how your data is processed as part of your application for employment.

The firm has been ever expanding since its beginnings in 1958 and now spans across six offices in Greater Manchester and Lancashire (Blackburn, Preston, Manchester, Shadsworth, Burnley, and Accrington), employing more than 140 members of staff.

As the firm continues to expand, so does our investment in Farleys’ people. The firm’s core CARE values extend to our staff environment too which offers a friendly and approachable workplace for staff to thrive.

Everyone at Farleys has a role to play which is vital in helping the firm progress, be they support staff, fee earners or partners.

We are a friendly, hardworking bunch here at Farleys Solicitors and each member of staff is provided with as much support and training as they need because we recognise that an investment in you is an investment in the future of the firm.

The future is looking bright for Farleys with awards and shortlistings in a number of categories including law firm of the year (Manchester Legal Awards) and the Corporate Social Responsibility award (Red Rose Awards) as well as listings in the Chambers and Partners guide and the Legal 500. If you would like to be part of a successful, forward thinking, North West legal firm, why not browse through the vacancies we have open right now?

Current vacancies

Conveyancing Solicitor / Licensed Conveyancer / Conveyancing Paralegal - North West

Role: Conveyancing Solicitor / Licensed Conveyancer / Conveyancing Paralegal

Location: North West (the role can be based at any of our six offices)

Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience

Due to the continued growth of our residential property department, we are looking for a Conveyancing solicitor, Licensed Conveyancer/ or Paralegal with Conveyancing experience to join our regional team.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in residential property conveyancing and experience of running your own caseload from inception to completion. We’re looking for someone who demonstrates strong technical expertise, excellent client care and interpersonal skills, and work as part of our wider team to deliver exceptional client experience.

There are fantastic long-term prospects to develop your career at Farleys, and this role is a great opportunity to play a key part in the continued success of our team.

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter to careers@farleys.com

Please note: Due to the volume of applications we receive, we aren’t always able to reply to everyone. If you have not heard from us in 30 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Farleys Solicitors LLP is an equal opportunities employer.

Solicitor – Abuse Claims and Actions Against Detaining Authorities, Manchester

Role: Solicitor – Abuse Claims and Actions Against Detaining Authorities

Location: Manchester

Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience

Due to the continuous growth of Farleys’ specialist abuse claims team, we are currently looking to recruit a qualified Solicitor (1-3 years PQE) to join our team and be based out of our Manchester City Centre offices.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of personal injury claims and an interest in social services cases/abuse claims; but overall we are looking for people who demonstrate strong technical expertise, excellent client care and interpersonal skills and who will work as part of a wider team to deliver exceptional client experience.

There are fantastic long term prospects to develop your career at Farleys, and the role is a great opportunity to play a key part in the continued success of our team.

To apply for either role please submit a CV and covering letter FAO Jonathan Bridge on: jonathan.bridge@farleys.com

Farleys Solicitors LLP is an equal opportunities employer.

Paralegal / Legal Assistant - Abuse Claims and Actions Against Detaining Authorities, Manchester

Role: Paralegal / Legal Assistant – Abuse Claims and Actions Against Detaining Authorities

Location: Manchester

Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience

We are currently looking to recruit a Paralegal or Legal Assistant to join our team and work as an Assistant to a Partner in our Abuse Law team, based in Manchester City Centre.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in high-value claims, such as the football abuse and grooming scandals.

The role would suit someone who is looking to start out their career in law as an aspiring Trainee Solicitor or Paralegal, getting real, on the job experience in our busy team.

The successful candidate will carry out a wide range of tasks, including but not limited to:
• Liaison with clients, external counsel and medical experts;
• Research tasks;
• Completing CICA and Legal Aid applications;
• Taking new instructions;
• Conduct of fee earning work;
• General administrative tasks and diary management.

The ideal candidate will be a confident and ambitious team player, and keen to progress in this area of law.

This is a permanent, full-time position.

There are fantastic long term prospects to develop your career at Farleys and we are confident we can offer you a supportive environment to flourish in. This role is a great opportunity to play a key part in the continued success of our team.

If you feel you meet the above criteria and would like to apply for the role please submit your CV and covering email:
Name of contact: Jonathan Bridge
Contact details: Jonathan.Bridge@farleys.com

Please note: Farleys Solicitors LLP is an equal opportunities employer and we will recruit for this role solely based on merit, regardless of age, gender, race, nationality, sexual orientation, disability or religion.

While we make every effort to respond to all applications, if you haven’t heard from us in 30 days please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Training Contracts

Please note: The application window for training contracts commencing in September 2022 is now closed. We will be announcing information regarding applications for training programmes commencing in September 2023 in due course.

Farleys are committed to assisting others to qualify for the legal profession. Every year new training contracts are entered into with talented individuals.

For further information about our training contracts, please refer to our dedicated page.

 

Speculative Enquiries

Farleys are currently in a period of continued growth with a range of opportunities becoming available as each team invests in expansion across the North West. We welcome any speculative applications from experienced individuals showing enthusiasm, passion, and a desire to continue your legal career with a friendly yet professional law firm.

If you wish to contact Farleys’ careers team for this or any other reason, you can email them at careers@farleys.com

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