Working with us

Jacobs & Reeves are looking to recruit the following:-

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A locum Solicitor/Legal Executive for our busy conveyancing department based in our Wimborne Office
 
We are looking for a candidate who can manage our existing residential caseload and the role will be for a minimum of 3 months
 
Please forward your CV to Janice Singleton at Jacobs & Reeves, 153 High Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1AU, email;-
jsingleton@jacobsreeves.co.uk.


An enthusiastic full-time Solicitor/Legal Executive preferably with 2 years PQEto join our private client department based in our Winchester Place Office in Poole

We are looking for someone with experience in drafting Wills, general Probate work, Lasting Powers of Attorney/Deputyships and associated tax advice.

Your role will require you to be a team player, be able to develop the business and network to gain new business

Please forward your CV to Janice Singleton at Jacobs & Reeves, 153 High Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1AU, email;-
jsingleton@jacobsreeves.co.uk.


A reliable full-time Solicitor/Legal Executive to join our busy conveyancing department based in our Wimborne Office

We are looking for a candidate who can manage our substantial existing residential caseload and develop the work as we seek to expand the department.

You will be responsible for handling a varied caseload to include all aspects of residential conveyancing, to include leasehold and freehold sales and purchases. The ability to build good working relations with local estate agents is essential.

We offer:-
 
• Clear career path for progression
• Team player
• Be able to business develop and network to gain new business
 
A good remuneration package
Contributory Pension Scheme
Free car parking
Generous holiday allowance – including accrual of extra days for length of service.
Attractive salary
Ongoing monthly training

This is an outstanding opportunity to move to a prominent law firm.
 
Please forward your CV to Janice Singleton at Jacobs & Reeves, 153 High Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1AU, email;-
jsingleton@jacobsreeves.co.uk.


An experienced full-time child care Solicitor

We are looking for a candidate to be able to manage the following:-

• Providing a service of legal advice and practice to either a public or private organisation, dependent on the job role. This could include child protection, social care, including special educational needs.
• Legal research and advice. 
• Meeting deadlines 
• Writing clear and concise reports 
• Working as part of a team, as well as independently 
• Handling a wide variety of cases spanning a number of challenging and sensitive areas, such as neglect, abuse or adoption 
• Undertaking advocacy, and instructing counsel where necessary 
• Attending public law and legal planning meetings 

• Ability to make important decisions quickly.
• Communicating well, both orally and in writing 
• Problem solving
• Analytical skills
• Proven experience as a childcare solicitor, or barrister 
• Experience of managing a caseload of public cases under minimum supervision.
• Experience of conducting advocacy
• Any previous experience of attending public law outline of legal planning meetings would be highly beneficial. 

We offer:-

  • A good remuneration package
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Free car parking
  • Generous holiday allowance – including accrual of extra days for length of service.
  • Attractive salary
  • Ongoing monthly training

This is an outstanding opportunity to move to a prominent law firm.

Please forward your CV to Janice Singleton at Jacobs & Reeves, 153 High Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1AU, email;- jsingleton@jacobsreeves.co.uk.


We are a growing law firm and occasionally look for talented individuals from all backgrounds to work with us.

We are happy to receive CV's on a speculative basis. Please send to Janice Singleton at our Poole office (email to: jsingleton@jacobsreeves.co.uk). Any CV's received will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.