Careers

Why not join our teams?

Marsden Rawsthorn provides a dynamic environment coupled with the resources and opportunities you'd expect from one of the areas leading law firms:

  • Committed to recruiting the brightest and best
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Training, mentoring and support
  • Excellent rewards and job satisfaction reflected in high staff retention
  • Undergraduate and Graduate training schemes

We are always keen to hear from people with the right abilities, skills and aptitude to further develop our Firm and its services. We have a completely open recruitment policy and are interested in talking to the right people regardless of race, religion, colour, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, disability or age. If you think Marsden Rawsthorn is the type of firm you’d be interested in working in, please send your CV to HR with a covering letter explaining your potential interest. We will respond to all such enquiries and we do keep all records on file if there are no current openings.

Marsden Rawsthorn is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Current Vacancies

 

Family PA/Paralegal

Due to continued growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family PA/Paralegal to join a progressive legal practice in our Fulwood office.

You will have responsibility for assisting more senior members of the team with their caseload and preparing letters and documents for court cases. Therefore, your drafting skills should be such that you can produce clear and accurate written work with ease.

You must be an effective communicator with rounded client service skills. Previous legal experience in family matters and a good standard of education are important.

The main responsibilities of the role will include:-

  • Assisting Fee Earners with their casework
  • Attending clients, taking instructions
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Maintaining accurate time costing procedures
  • Implementing any recommendations made by your Line Manager following monthly reviews and ensuring that these are dealt with promptly
  • Ensuring compliance with file management
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft office and outlook

If you feel you have these qualities then please forward your CV to:

Eileen McKay
Administrations Manager
DDI: 01772 799675
Mobile: 07971 506 429
Email: emckay@marsdenrawsthorn.com

 

Wills and Probate Lawyer

Due to increased demand for our Wills, Probate and Trusts services we are looking to add an experienced Solicitor to our existing team based at our Buckshaw Village office.

Ideally we require a qualified solicitor with some 7+ years PQE and with a proven background in dealing with a full range of Wills, Probate and Trust matters.  The successful candidate must demonstrate excellent interpersonal, customer service and team working skills and the ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.  In addition the candidate should possess excellent organisational and IT skills. A STEP qualification would be preferred but it is not essential.

The candidate will be required to :

  • Manage a busy caseload across a full range of Private Client Law
  • Ensure efficient file management including adherence to timescales; compliance with precedents, letters or documents on the case management system
  • Be responsible for all financial aspects of matters including time recording, and billing
  • To relate to clients at all levels and demonstrate excellent levels of client care
  • Good team player with collegial and collaborative approach
  • Able to forge and develop business relationships with an enthusiasm for networking and business development
  • Commercial acumen and appreciation of financial fundamentals
  • Genuine desire to be involved in the future growth plans for the firm
  • Supervision of less experienced fee earners would also feature

If you feel this position is for you then please forward your CV to:

Eileen McKay
Administrations Manager
DDI: 01772 799675
Mobile: 07971 506 429
Email: emckay@marsdenrawsthorn.com

 

Commercial Property Solicitor PQE 2+

We are looking to appoint an experienced additional commercial property solicitor to join our busy team based at our Fulwood, Preston office.

The successful candidate would join our commercial property team and play a key support role to the current team working on a broad variety of commercial matters from sale and acquisition work, leasing and asset management, bank funding, and buy to let investor work.

This position requires an optimistic and enthusiastic commercial property solicitor with at least 2 years PQE in a broad range of commercial property matters and who enjoys fast paced work and a challenge and to work as part of a great hard working yet friendly team.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to gain quality experience on a variety of matters, work as part of an excellent team and  offers a competitive salary and a good support network.

To apply please email your current CV to:

Eileen McKay
Administrations Manager
DDI: 01772 799675
Mobile: 07971 506 429
Email: emckay@marsdenrawsthorn.com

 

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