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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.

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.

Barr Ellison traces its roots to the late 18th century. The firm occupies a beautiful late Georgian listed building. We also have a branch office on the Concourse at Addenbrooke’s Hospital which serves predominantly private clients.