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 below vacancies. 

Legal Secretary/Receptionist, Yeadon Office

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time experienced receptionist to join our well-established law firm based in Yeadon.

Previous reception experience is required. The successful candidate will also be expected to provide some secretarial and so previous legal secretarial experience is also required, together with a strong work ethic and passion for delivering the highest level of customer service at all times.

The role will be varied and involve:

  • Answer incoming calls efficiently and in a professional manner
  • Meeting and greeting visitors and making appointments
  • Providing secretarial support to fee earners
  • Ensuring the reception/client areas are clean and presentable at all times
  • Undertaking general admin duties such as post, photocopying, scanning etc.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent telephone manner with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Audio typing experience required
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Efficient and well organised
  • IT Literate
  • A flexible approach to work, with the ability to multitask

If you would like to be apply for this role, please forward your CV, together with a covering letter, to Nikki Morton, Office Manager, nikki.morton@morrishsolicitors.com.  

No agencies please.

Employment Solicitor, Leeds City Centre

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time qualified solicitor to join our well-established law firm based in Leeds City Centre. This is a rare opportunity to work in an exclusively Claimant-focussed environment and we are particularly interested in applications from confident self-starters who are not afraid to hit the ground running.

Successful applicants will be NQ to 2 years’ PQE and working in the Employment sector, be a self-starter with excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate a strong academic background with experience gained at a leading firm.

You will be joining a highly respected team offering excellent quality work and a rewarding career. Our Employment Rights Team consists of lawyers dedicated to advising on and pursuing employment and industrial relations issues in the tribunals and courts for employees, Unions, Associations, professional bodies and their members.

If you would like to be apply for this role, please forward your CV, together with a covering letter, to Nikki Morton, Office Manager, nikki.morton@morrishsolicitors.com.  

No agencies please.

Legal Secretary, Leeds City Centre

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced legal secretary to join our well-established law firm on a permanent basis. Our roots are as a Personal Injury & Employment firm, acting for Trade Unions, associations and their members. However, we work for other individuals too and provide a full range of private client services.

Your role will primarily be supporting Partners and fee earners in our personal injury team, preparing correspondence and documents through audio-typing and word processing; time recording, operating a case management system, file management and other legal secretarial duties as appropriate. However, you will also provide holiday cover in our clinical negligence team, so experience of this would be an added bonus.

To be considered for this role you must have up to date experience of working as a legal secretary within Personal Injury and in a similar role. You should also have a strong attention to detail and a willingness to learn.

We are ideally located in Leeds City Centre and are offering an excellent rate of pay.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please forward your CV, together with a covering letter to nikki.morton@morrishsolicitors.com.  

No agencies please.

Solicitor, Elderly Client

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time qualified solicitor to join our well-established law firm based on the outskirts of Leeds in the idyllic setting of Yeadon. We are particularly interested in applications from confident self-starters who are not afraid to hit the ground running.

The role will involve the ability to handle a broad range of Private Client work, specifically with knowledge and experience in matters relating to older and vulnerable clients, particularly in connection with the management of their financial affairs, as well as the preparation of Wills and Trusts for all types of clients.

Successful applicants will be minimum 2-5 years’ PQE, be a self-starter with excellent communication skills, have an empathetic manner and have a keen interest in business development.

We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious Solicitor to join us and help drive the Elderly Client department forward.

You will be joining a highly respected team offering excellent quality work and a rewarding career.

To apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter to Nikki Morton at nikki.morton@morrishsolicitors.com.  

No agencies please.