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Barr Ellison is growing strongly. We are looking to fill the following positions:

Why Work at Barr Ellison?
As well as offering a strong career progression for employees, including development through training with study leave and financial support, Barr Ellison is a forward thinking firm committed to achieving a good quality work/life balance. The firm offers a number of benefits, including flexible working, to enable our employees to succeed in their career while also enjoying time with family and friends. Our core benefits include:

  • Private health insurance – comprehensive cover for all staff
  • Pension contribution
  • Life assurance
  • Two additional days’ holiday each Christmas.  
  • An extra day of holiday leave for weddings and moving home.

In addition, Barr Ellison creates a positive workplace environment through offering:

  • Flexible working hours allowing up to 12 additional days leave per year
  • Discretionary annual bonus, based on the firm’s financial performance
  • Christmas bonus
  • Free legal services on non-contentious matters
  • Reduced travel costs and interest-free annual train season ticket
  • Health cash plan  
  • ‘Client finder’ and ‘employee finder’ bonus
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • A warm, friendly office environment with an open-door policy, dress down each Friday, staff events in summer and at Christmas, working lunches and informal team get-togethers.

Senior Corporate Lawyer / Aspiring Partner

PHOTO: Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager

Contact Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager (details below)

We are looking for a Senior Corporate Lawyer / aspiring Partner to contribute to the growth of our highly regarded law firm. The successful candidate will head up corporate and commercial services and will work alongside Elizabeth Deyong (Commercial Real Estate) whose team has a first class reputation within Cambridge and the region. Joining our firm brings the opportunity to lead on transactions across the various high-tech industry sectors in the region.

The ability to communicate succinctly and build rapport with clients is essential, as is excellent drafting skills and the ability to translate legal theory into practical and clear advice.

You will be based at our Parkside offices which are at the heart of Cambridge. Barr Ellison Solicitors is a full service law firm. We have gone from strength to strength over recent years, in a growing Cambridge market place.  

Barr Ellison is committed to work life balance and flexible working. The firm offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

If you are bright, ambitious, commercially intelligent and are looking to be both challenged and valued please send your CV to Lynn Roberson on l.roberson@barrellison.co.uk or contact her for more details.

Personal Injury Paralegal Cambridge

Barr Ellison is a 6-Partner Cambridge law firm with a broad base of private and commercial clients.

We seek an LPC-qualified paralegal for immediate start.   Working in the Personal Injury Department of our high-profile branch office based at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, the ideal candidate will display good client skills and the ability to work as part of a team.

Keyboard literacy is essential, as is the willingness to contribute to the overall effectiveness of the office.

The successful candidate will have passed the personal injury module on the LPC and will be looking to develop further his/her career in this specialised area.  Working under supervision, the candidate will be assisting the lawyers with their catastrophic injury cases.

Barr Ellison is committed to work / life balance and flexible working. The firms offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

Applications to Lynn Roberson at Barr Ellison, 39 Parkside, Cambridge CB1 1PN telephone: 01223 411233 or e-mail at l.roberson@barrellison.co.uk

No agencies please

Are you a Solicitor or Partner that needs Unleashing?

PHOTO: Robert Curry, Managing Partner, Barr Ellison Solicitors

Contact Robert Curry (Managing Partner at Barr Ellison Solicitors) at r.curry@barrellison.co.uk

Barr Ellison Solicitors is keen to continue its solid growth. If you are outstanding in your area of work and have a following, then pick up the phone and give me a call (01223 417200) in complete confidence or email me at r.curry@barrellison.co.uk.

We are a law firm at the heart of Cambridge by location and through providing a full range of legal services to Cambridgeshire. Our local knowledge sees our services in high demand by Cambridgeshire residents and businesses. We have gone from strength to strength in recent years, incorporating two legal businesses into our existing firm.

If you are bored or frustrated by your present environment, we are looking for bright entrepreneurial solicitors to help us grow. Get in touch.

Barr Ellison is committed to work life balance and flexible working. The firm offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

If you do not have a client following and wish to make a speculative application, please send your CV with a cover letter to our Practice Manager, Lynn Roberson, at l.roberson@barrellison.co.uk.

Residential Conveyancer

PHOTO: Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager

CVs to Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager

Do you thrive on a job well-done?  Do you know residential conveyancing?  Do you live close to Cambridge? Then we would like to work with you.

We have an opening for a conveyancer within our growing residential property team.  You will ideally have two years experience of dealing with the whole range of property transactions, although allowances would be made for the right candidate.  You will have excellent IT and communication skills.

You will be located in our high profile offices facing Parker’s Piece at the heart of Cambridge.

Barr Ellison is committed to work life balance and flexible working. The firm offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

Does this sound like you?  If so, we would like to hear from you! Contact Lynn Roberson with your CV for this position: Mrs Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager, Barr Ellison Solicitors, 39 Parkside, Cambridge, CB1 1PN or by email l.roberson@barrellison.co.uk.

You can learn more about our top residential conveyancing team here: Barr Ellison Cambridge Residential Conveyancers.

No agencies please.

NQ Private Client Lawyer

Are you an energetic, confident, client-oriented lawyer? We are looking for an ambitious NQ lawyer to take up a position in our Private Client team. The post will suit a team player with the right attitude to delivering top class service to our high net worth clients.

You will be based at our Parkside offices which are at the heart of Cambridge. Barr Ellison Solicitors is a full service law firm. We have gone from strength to strength over recent years, incorporating two legal businesses into our existing firm. This new role will position the Private Client team for continued growth. Visit the Private Client section of our website for an overview of the team’s profile and service offerings.

If you are an individual motivated by getting the best result for your clients and who takes pride in their work, then send your CV and covering letter to Mrs Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager, Barr Ellison Solicitors, 39 Parkside, Cambridge, CB1 1PN.

Barr Ellison is committed to work life balance and flexible working. The firm offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

No agencies please.

Training Contract – Commencing September 2019

PHOTO: Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager

CVs to Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager

Applications are invited for a Training Contract commencing in September 2019. Your application needs to address:

  • Why you have chosen the law as a profession.
  • Why you would want to join a firm of our size.
  • What experience you have had to date that would be relevant to (a) a Training Contract in general, and (b) Barr Ellison Solicitors in particular.
  • The skills and strengths do you think you need to succeed at this firm.

We are keen to meet people demonstrating:

  • Commercial awareness
  • Attention to detail
  • Initiative
  • Strong academic achievements, including (a) minimum A + 2 B’s at A Level or equivalent, and (b) a 2:1 or above in law or other degree.
  • A sense of humour
  • Enthusiasm
  • Ambition
  • Self-motivation
  • Ability to think creatively
  • Determination
  • Common sense

Barr Ellison is committed to work life balance and flexible working. The firm offers a comprehensive package of benefits as listed above.

The closing date for applications is 28th September 2018. Please send your CV with covering letter to Mrs Lynn Roberson, Practice Manager, Barr Ellison Solicitors, 39 Parkside, Cambridge CB1 1PN.

No agencies please.

Firm description
Barr Ellison is a full service law firm at the heart of the City of Cambridge. Cambridge has a flourishing and diverse economy. It is a centre of excellence for academic research and has an international reputation for the pioneering work carried out especially in technology and life sciences. The vibrant tech sector stretches from start-ups to global brands. Underpinning the cutting edge work that makes Cambridge unique is a broad spectrum of businesses that contribute to a dynamic commercial environment.