Careers

Fraser Dawbarns LLP is a forward thinking legal practice, and welcomes applications from legal professionals and support staff who believe they can contribute to the future of the firm.

Current Vacancies at Fraser Dawbarns

Lawyers

Commercial Lawyers 2/3 Years PQE – King’s Lynn & Wisbech offices

We are seeking two experienced Commercial Lawyers to join our teams in King’s Lynn and Wisbech.

The roles are varied, reflecting the breadth of commercial work handled by Fraser Dawbarns, and the candidates will be expected to have knowledge and experience in several of the following areas:

  • Commercial Property
  • Commercial Development
  • Landlord and Tenant (Commercial)
  • Agricultural Law
  • Intellectual Property and Information Technology
  • Corporate
  • Employment Law (for employers)
  • Commercial Contracts

Purpose of job

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to join the growing commercial real estate and corporate team at Fraser Dawbarns LLP, which has expanded from 4 to 11 fee earners in the last 4 years. A successful team in a growing firm which enjoys an excellent reputation in the region, and a tier one ranking in the Legal 500 for Commercial Real Estate and Corporate elsewhere in East Anglia. Fraser Dawbarns is the preeminent law firm in North Cambridgeshire and West Norfolk, and we are looking for an individual to help drive forward the firm’s ambitious expansion plans for serving local business with regional flare.

The Candidate

An ambitious solicitor (or legal executive) with 1-3 years’ experience gained within a well known regional firm with overall commercial experience.

You may already be an experienced property solicitor with a background in Commercial work, looking for a change or for your next challenge. You would be expected to play an active role in marketing and business development as well as providing a high level of service to clients.

Paralegal – King’s Lynn Office

We are looking for a paralegal to support one of the senior commercial solicitors in our King’s Lynn office.

The successful candidate is likely to have experience of working in a law firm. A law degree is not essential. Good IT and organisational skills are a must.

The role will be busy and varied and will be fully supervised initially providing administrative support, researching and, with experience, drafting transaction documents and reports.

Competitive salary (dependent on experience/ability) and benefits including pension scheme, medical cash back scheme, holiday from 25 days (pro-rata), cycle to work scheme and childcare vouchers.

Support Staff

Full-Time Trainee Legal Secretary – King’s Lynn Office

We are seeking a Trainee Legal Secretary to work initially in our King’s Lynn office.

To apply for this position, you must be able to use initiative, pay attention to detail and be able to prioritise. You must be organised with the ability to multitask your workload.

The role

  • To provide legal secretarial and administrative support to fee earners to assist them in providing a high quality, efficient, client focused legal service.
  • Maintain confidentiality over all aspects of work being undertaken.
  • Assist the team with adhering to firm-wide procedures.
  • Organising fee earner diaries, both manually and electronically (where applicable).

Full-Time Conveyancing Legal Secretary – Wisbech Office

We are seeking an experienced Conveyancing Legal Secretary to join our busy and friendly residential conveyancing team.

The role involves client liaison, file opening, diary management, typing up of legal documents and some basic paralegal duties. Experience of using Case Management Systems would be an advantage, but is by no means essential.

The role would suit a legal secretary who enjoys keeping busy and working in a friendly environment.

The successful candidate must have proven experience in residential conveyancing and be capable of carrying out tasks with minimal supervision. They must also have good audio and IT skills.

Competitive salary (dependent on experience/ability) and benefits including pension scheme, medical cash back scheme, holiday from 25 days (pro-rata), cycle to work scheme and childcare vouchers.

Please apply via email or in writing, with a covering letter and CV to:

recruitment@fraserdawbarns.com

or

Human Resources
Fraser Dawbarns LLP
1-3 York Row
Wisbech
Cambs
PE13 1EA