Commercial Property Solicitor (Maternity Leave Cover) – Want a new challenge in a friendly, award-winning Dorset law firm? 

Farnfields are currently looking to recruit a Commercial Property Solicitor to join our team.

A bit about us

  • We are a well-established and successful law firm with a modern and down to earth approach.
  • Passionate about providing an excellent service to our clients.
  • Winner of Contribution to the Community at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
  • Winner of Property Team at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
  • Winner of Law Firm of the Year (up to 10 partners) at the 2018 Dorset Legal Awards.
  • As a Lexcel accredited firm and a member of Lawnet we are committed to career development and providing challenging work to positively engage and motivate our staff.
  • We place importance on being part of the local community.
  • We are friendly, supportive and ambitious.
  • At Farnfields we recognise the importance of family life and can offer a good work life balance.

What is the role?

Farnfields Solicitors have a temporary position for a proficient Commercial Property Solicitor with up to 3 years PQE to cover maternity leave (up to 12 months Fixed Term Contract).

The role within our Commercial & Agricultural Team will be based at our Shaftesbury offices in North Dorset and will predominantly focus on commercial property work.

We are looking for a team player with strong communication skills, together with a friendly and professional approach to work.

Please apply in writing, attaching your CV, to

Expect far more…….… apply now to join a great team within our award-winning legal practice.

The closing date for applications is 4th January 2021  


Due to our continuing strong growth, we currently have a number of exciting career opportunities available:

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Legal Administration Apprentice

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Floating Receptionist

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