Wards Solicitors

For over 100 years Wards have been providing expert legal advice to local businesses and individuals. Our team of over 75 legal specialists is based in eleven offices across the Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Bath & North East Somerset and North Somerset region.

06 Jun, 2022  
We have a vacancy for a commercial property solicitor with the commercial department.  This role comprises a varied caseload based primarily at our Clevedon office and working directly with our head of Commercial Property.   You will have responsibility for your own matters and also have the opportunity to assist on larger deals within the department.  In addition, there is the opportunity to provide corporate support in respect of business transactions.  You will be expected to build relationships locally and drive business development both within North Somerset and across our geographical areas.  This role would suit a solicitor of 0-3 years qualification with experience in dealing with commercial property transactions, however more experienced applicants are also welcome.  We offer competitive salary and other benefits available to the right applicant.  Please apply by sending your c.v. with details of your current salary to heather.jones@wards.uk.com
Wards Solicitors Clevedon, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Assistant Solicitor to join our cohabitation team in central Bristol.  The team has a growing reputation both regionally and nationally and works across all  areas of cohabitation disputes as well as cohabitation agreements. You will undertake a varied caseload including litigating cases under the Trust of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 as well as financial claims under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989. You will also undertake non-contentious work to include drafting cohabitation agreements.  You will be expected to run your own caseload, depending on experience, and assist a partner on more complex disputes, whilst building good relationships with our clients and driving business development. You will be provided with direct supervision from a partner in the team. The firm will support you in developing your knowledge and skills.  The ideal candidate will be a solicitor with experience in litigation or family.  0-5...
Wards Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We have an exciting opportunity for either a newly qualified Solicitor/FCILEx to join our busy and growing Wills & Probate team in Bristol.  Our well-regarded practice is one of the largest in the South West and is listed in the Legal 500 2022 rankings.  Full membership of Solicitors For The Elderly (SFE) and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) is an advantage but not essential. In return we offer a competitive salary and an opportunity to progress in a supportive, professional and friendly team and firm. Applications with CV please by email direct to our Managing Partner and Service Manager for Wills , Probate , Trusts and Mental Capacity jenny.pierce@wards.uk.com
Wards Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We are seeking  a  residential conveyancing solicitor to be based in our Worle office.  We are looking for a 1-3 PQE Solicitor, FCilex or a Licenced Conveyancer who has knowledge of a wide range of conveyancing matters.   A competitive salary is available depending on qualifications and experience.  Please apply by email with CV to Head of Conveyancing Rebecca Stuart at Rebecca.stuart@wards.uk.com.
Wards Solicitors Worle, Weston-super-Mare, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We are seeking a residential conveyancing solicitor to be based in our Clevedon office.  We are looking for a 1-3 PQE Solicitor, FCilex or a Licenced Conveyancer who has knowledge of a wide range of conveyancing matters.   A competitive salary is available depending on qualifications and experience.  Please apply by email with CV to Head of Conveyancing Rebecca Stuart at Rebecca.stuart@wards.uk.com.
Wards Solicitors Clevedon, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We are seeking an experienced commercial property solicitor to take the lead role across our South Gloucestershire offices.  You will run a varied caseload and will take the lead on business development in that region.  Fostering local relationships and making new contacts will be an important part of this role.  There will also be the opportunity to provide property support to corporate transactions.  This role would suit a 3+ year qualified solicitor with good commercial property experience.
Wards Solicitors South Gloucestershire, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We have fantastic opportunities for Solicitors and Legal Executives to join our rapidly expanding New Homes team at our Bradley Stoke office.  The roles would suit a soon to qualify or recently qualified conveyancer who is keen to expand their knowledge in a supported environment, or a more qualified lawyer who is able to help grow the work, and develop the skills of less experienced team members.  
Wards Solicitors Bradley Stoke, Bristol, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Wills and Probate Solicitor /FCILEX to join our Team in North Somerset.  You must have a range of experience advising private clients about Wills, probate, wealth preservation and succession planning.  Full STEP Membership and being a fully accredited member of SFE is desirable. The job involves working independently at one of our offices but within our busy, friendly and supportive team and firm.  Excellent salary and benefits  on offer, plus the ability to work flexibly.  Local amenities and free parking are nearby. 
Wards Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time
06 Jun, 2022  
We seek a Solicitor from NQ up to 3 years’ PQE to join our specialist Legal 500 ranked team based in central Bristol. The successful applicant will specialise in contentious trust and probate work and will be supported in seeking ACTAPS accreditation. You will gain experience in working as part of a team on complex cases and in managing your own case load, dependent on experience. You will have direct supervision from a partner in the team and be supported in business development in this area. Excellent salary and benefits on offer plus the ability to work flexibly. Please apply by email with CV and current salary to Jo Bridel in our HR Team at Jo.Bridel@wards.uk.com
Wards Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time