Working at Farnfields

Who we are

Farnfields is a growing law firm and employs over 100 people across our offices in North Dorset and Wiltshire. We are an award-winning firm with a modern and innovative approach to what we do. We pride ourselves on delivering a first-class personal service to our clients and place importance on striving to be a great local employer.

Our people are passionate about what they do and are at the heart of our success. At Farnfields everyone’s contributions count, at our offices, all staff are valued and can make a difference.

What makes Farnfields a great place to work?

We have a great team of people, we are professional and friendly and have experienced, supportive and approachable Partners and Managers. Working alongside experts in your field, we can offer you opportunities and support to develop and progress your legal skills along one of the various career paths available. We also provide opportunities if you are looking to build a career in law through apprenticeships with comprehensive on the job training and support to help your career journey and growth.

We strongly believe in recognising and growing talent, along with equality of opportunities, positively demonstrated by the firm having a high number of female partners.

Are you interested in joining the Farnfields family?

We can offer exciting opportunities and challenges to ensure you are engaged and motivated. We have a wide range of roles, from Apprenticeship level up to Partner and welcome speculative applications. We place our focus on being good people and good lawyers, with an emphasis on having a positive and proactive approach, together with excellent communication and client handling skills, while remaining diligent with ambition and motivation to succeed.

At Farnfields, we believe in an inclusive working environment for all our employees where talent is grown, and individuals develop based on merit and potential. We believe in equality and diversity and are committed to providing a working environment that is free from discrimination, intimidation and harassment, and where employment opportunities are open and accessible to all on the basis of an individual’s qualities and personal merit.

We advertise our vacancies on our website, but we are very keen to hear from anyone who would be interested in joining us. If you have legal qualifications and would like to work for a progressive and friendly legal firm with offices in North Dorset and West Wiltshire we would like to hear from you. Please contact us on 01747 825432 or send an email to telling us more about yourself.

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

Legal Secretary – Family & Dispute Resolution

Gillingham Applications close on June 16th, 2023

Private Client Lawyer

Shaftesbury Applications close on June 9th, 2023

Legal Administrative Assistant (Floating) – All offices – Full Time

All offices Applications close on June 9th, 2023

Senior Associate Solicitor – Dispute Resolution

Gillingham Applications close on June 9th, 2023

Residential Conveyancer

All Offices Applications close on June 30th, 2023

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