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Residential Property Solicitor

We are seeking a Solicitor to to join our Residential Property team at our Cambridge office.

The major objectgives of the role are to pro-actively manage a full caseload to a high standard of client service (c. 60 live matters) of predominantly sales and purchases (but also re-mortgages and transfers) with modest administrative support and minimal supervision.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact, Sally Denton, Senior HR Executive by clicking here

Agriculture Lawyer

We are seeking a Newly Qualified Lawyer to join our very busy Agriculture Business Unit based at our Cambridge office.

Our Agriculture Business Unit is exceptionally busy at both Cambridge and Northampton.  Agricultural work is effectively property work to a particular rural sector but with some variation in that every piece of work is different.  There is plenty of transactional work and often with unregistered land.  This type of work can be technically challenging.

We are seeking a candidate with a strong academic background coupled with an excellent Training Contract.

The benefts are excellent and as a firm we are committed to the training and development of all our members.  You will be joining highly motivated professionals in a dynamic business environtment.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact me, Sally Denton, Senior HR Executive by clicking here

Training Contract – September 2023
Northampton & Cambridge 

Hewitsons is ranked among the UK's foremost regional law firms with 39 Partners and around 100 lawyers based at its main centres in Northampton and Cambridge.

Who should apply?

The firm welcomes applications from candidates who have achieved a high standard of academic success, with a minimum of a 2:1 degree, and who are bright, personable, have initiative and enjoy working as part of a team.

Types of Work

The firm has a strong reputation in a range of specialisms and a national and international client base, particularly in Europe and across North America. Its areas of noted expertise include corporate and commercial work, technology, employment, competition law, property, construction, planning, environment, insolvency, bioscience, agriculture, tax, trusts and charities.

Training Programme

Training Contracts are offered at Northampton and Cambridge, with possible placements in London and Milton Keynes. Trainees complete four placements of six months each in a range of different legal specialisms. During each seat, the trainee is supervised closely by a partner or senior solicitor, and progress is monitored on a day-to-day basis as well as in a formal three-monthly review, carried out mid-seat and at end of seat. The firm provides a comprehensive induction programme specifically tailored for the needs of trainee solicitors. The Professional Skills Course is coupled with an extensive programme of trainee solicitors' seminars provided by specialist in-house lawyers.

To apply please contact Sally Denton by clicking here.