John Hodge Solicitors

John Hodge Solicitors are a well established law firm with offices across Somerset and Bristol. We combine a thoroughly modern outlook with the experience and expertise which comes from over 200 years’ service. We offer advice which is commercially aware and delivered with both professionalism and pride. With roots traceable back to 1777, you’ll understand why generations of people have entrusted their legal affairs to John Hodge Solicitors.

All of our partners and staff live in the community in which they serve. This helps us to understand the issues that you or your business faces, and to provide you with practical real legal solutions.

"large enough to know what they are doing and small enough to care"​ - a client

16 Oct, 2018
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with 2-5yrs PQE to join a highly regarded and well established firm in North Somerset.  A friendly and supportive working environment, an excellent remuneration package and the opportunity for career progression are on offer to the right candidate and will be developed from an early stage. Working with a team of three fee earners and their support staff and dealing with privately funded work only, you will be dealing with a busy caseload.  Calm and focussed under pressure, you must be a team player to enable you to be a good fit for this firm with a willingness to get involved in marketing initiatives and business development.  Good IT and communication skills are also important as is a friendly and approachable persona.
John Hodge Solicitors Weston-super-Mare, UK Full time
16 Oct, 2018
We are looking to recruit an experienced Conveyancing Legal Assistant to join our Weston-super-Mare practice. Legal Assistants are integral to the success of our business, providing Lawyers with essential and pro-active support. The successful candidate will experience a high volume of administrative tasks and in return will benefit from working alongside a very experienced Partner and Solicitor, on a full residential property caseload of both sales and purchases.   The ideal candidate will:   Have recent knowledge and experience working within a busy residential conveyancing department seeing a transaction through from the beginning to the end. Be available to work Monday-Friday 9:00-17:15. Have strong communication and client care skills to ensure our clients receive an efficient, reliable and friendly service over the telephone, in written correspondence and face to face. Demonstrate initiative and be able to undertake searches, ID checks and other work on files without dictation. Keep the case management system up to date in real time. Have the ability to manage their own workload, attention to detail and excellent typing skills. Have a working knowledge of Microsoft office and a case management system. Be passionate about law and have a strong work ethic.
John Hodge Solicitors Weston-super-Mare, UK Full time
16 Oct, 2018
We are looking to recruit an experienced property lawyer to join our well established team across Bristol and Somerset. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years experience of a variety of residential property work and be able to work with minimal supervision. We look to provide a quality service to private clients in Bristol and Somerset. The role would provide the opportunity to have direct client contact with a manageable caseload. As a firm we do not pay referral fees and concentrate on a quality bespoke service. You would have the benefit of a fully computerised case management system. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator with good IT skills. The role will also include assisting with the development and continued growth of the Property Department within the Bristol and North Somerset offices. Opportunities for career progression will be available and developed from an early stage. Salary will be competitive, commensurate with experience, for the right candidate. 
John Hodge Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time
16 Oct, 2018
We are looking to recruit an experienced property lawyer to join our busy, well established practice. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 year's experience of a variety of commercial property work for SME clients as well as experience of residential conveyancing. The role will involve supervision of junior residential and commercial property lawyers in addition to some commercial/residential property work. We look to provide a quality service to private clients and SME commercial clients in Bristol and Somerset. The role would provide the opportunity to develop a small team with the benefit of fully computerised systems and comprehensive online library and precedent services. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator with good IT skills and able to supervise a small team. The role will also include assisting with the development and continued growth of the Property Department within our Bristol and North Somerset offices. Opportunities for career progression will be available and developed from an early stage. Salary will be competitive, commensurate with experience, for the right candidate.
John Hodge Solicitors Bristol, UK Full time