At Morrish Solicitors, our objective is to recruit the very best people for the right job. We offer a friendly and positive environment to work in where everyone is treated with respect. We aim to make sure that not only do we benefit from the skills of the individual but all staff have a clear vision of their role and valuable contribution to the company.

We currently have the following vacancies:

Legal Assistant – Employment

An opportunity has arisen for a Legal Assistant to join our leading employment team in Leeds City Centre.

We are looking for a driven committed individual who has an interest in working with a wide range of clients, has empathy with the trade union and wider labour movement and supporting the development of the employment department. You should have basic knowledge of employment law, good interpersonal skills, the ability to organise and prioritise and also be a team player.

You will be dealing with both contentious and non-contentious employment matters. 

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a fantastic team that strives to be the best in the profession and is committed to the development of its people.

If you think this is the role for you, please submit a copy of your CV, along with covering letter to Paul Scholey:

Email – [email protected]

or post to Paul Scholey, Morrish Solicitors, Oxford House, Oxford Row, Leeds, LS1 3BE.

We currently have the following vacancies available at Morrish:


Employment Lawyer


We are currently looking to recruit a full time employment lawyer for our busy central Leeds office.

The successful candidate will have been running their own caseload for at least two years, will be able to deal with all types of claimant-focused (primarily contentious) work and provide advice on a telephone advice line. 

Experience of Trade Union work and previous experience of providing training will be an advantage.  A commitment to claimant work and a Trade Union ethos is essential.

If you are interested in applying for this role, or require further details, please forward a copy of your CV, along with covering letter to: 

Head of Employment
Paul Scholey
[email protected]