Barcan+Kirby

Barcan+Kirby is a law firm with a reputation for providing high quality, common sense advice. We offer a comprehensive range of legal services supported by our culture of respect and understanding. 

From our six offices located across Bristol and South Gloucestershire, our friendly and approachable teams provide advice and guidance to both individuals and businesses within the South West and nationwide. Highly ranked in both Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners UK.

23 Jun, 2022  
Our   Corporate + Commercial   department was established in 2017 and has grown rapidly since then, both in terms of the size of the team and the volume and quality of client work. The team consists of the Partner heading the department, another Partner focused on commercial work, one Solicitor, a Trainee Solicitor and one Legal Secretary. We are looking to recruit a   newly qualified lawyer   in order to meet increasing client work demands and assist with the continued growth of the team. At Barcan+Kirby, we pride ourselves on promoting the work/life balance of employees, and both the firm and the team are fully supportive of flexible working arrangements. The role You will develop and maintain links with new and existing clients and undertake commercial and corporate fee-earning work with plenty of client contact (both supporting senior lawyers on larger transactions, as well as having your own caseload of corporate and commercial matters). This is a unique and exciting...
Barcan+Kirby Bishopston, Bristol, UK Full time
23 Jun, 2022  
We have an exciting opening for a dynamic, professional and focused individual to play an integral part in growing and developing the firm’s commercial property capacity. You will be joining an established, forward-thinking and highly reputable Bristol firm, delivering high-quality work to meet the ever-changing needs of our commercial clients. The role Working with our Head of Department, you will undertake all elements of commercial property work, whilst also forming, developing and maintaining links with new and existing commercial property clients. As an experienced qualified lawyer, this is your opportunity to join a thriving law firm and department. We offer the chance to work autonomously, with a varied workload and innovative training and development prospects. Your main responsibility will be to undertake all elements of commercial property fee-earning work, including: Sales and purchases of properties and businesses, mortgage and refinancing, both...
Barcan+Kirby Bishopston, Bristol, UK Full time
24 May, 2022  
We are looking for a Conveyancer to join our busy Residential Conveyancing team on North Street in Bedminster. You will be dealing with a caseload of residential property transactions and related areas. You will be well supported by a Paralegal and secretarial and administrative team members. We are open to and encouraging of agile and flexible working. The role We are a friendly and approachable team, looking for another member. Our team has established connections with local estate agents and we are therefore looking for someone who is engaged and confident with networking and other marketing/business development activities. Some of the duties you can expect to be involved in are: Fee-earning work Interviewing clients, taking instructions, keeping detailed file notes of instructions received and of advice given, and of any other attendances upon clients and other parties Maintaining file checklists Exercise high standards of client care in a professional...
Barcan+Kirby Bishopston, Bristol, UK Full time
24 May, 2022  
Barcan+Kirby’s Residential Conveyancing department is expanding and we are looking to recruit a Paralegal into our team to provide administrative and secretarial support to the fee earners at our busy Gloucester Road office. The department works across six offices in Bristol and the surrounding area, and actively encourages career progression. The team currently consists of two senior fee earners, a Legal Secretary and an Administration Assistant. The team undertakes all elements of residential conveyancing including sales, purchases, transfers of equity and remortgages. The role As a Paralegal, you will provide cost-effective residential fee earning and administrative support to the department. You can expect to be involved in: Providing estimates for matters by telephone, email, post and in person as required Undertaking certain elements of fee earning, working under supervision Interviewing clients, receiving and taking instructions, keeping detailed file notes of...
Barcan+Kirby Bishopston, Bristol, UK Full time
24 May, 2022  
The family law team at Barcan+Kirby is one of the biggest in the South West and we are proud to have a band 3 ranking in legal guide, Chambers and Partners UK 2021, for our expertise in family and matrimonial law. The team works across our six offices in Bristol and South Gloucestershire, advising individuals and families on a range of family matters including prenuptial and cohabitation agreements, child arrangements, care proceedings, divorce, separation, domestic abuse, and fertility law. Due to an internal promotion, we have a vacancy for a Legal Secretary to join this successful department, specifically supporting the Family Finance and Divorce team. The role This role is based at our office on North Street, Bedminster, and promises to be very busy and very varied. You can expect to be involved in tasks such as: Typing Liaising with clients, other solicitors, the courts and others Organising meetings and conferences with Counsel and clients (Zoom/Teams and in...
Barcan+Kirby Bedminster, Bristol, UK Full time