Opportunities

Star Legal is a rapidly expanding Law Firm. We frequently have career opportunities for new staff – both for lawyers and support staff.

Star Legal's Swindon Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Private Client Lawyer

Private Client Lawyer – 3 years+ PQE

We are looking to recruit a lead private client solicitor.    We have a substantial Wills bank, work flow and considerable opportunity for developing the department.    This is a ready-made opportunity for an enthusiastic candidate to build a future and capitalise on our goodwill.      

Applicants will need to be confident working on a modern case management system and willing to embrace technology as it evolves.

Please contact David Brooks for an informal discussion or submit CV to david.brooks@star-legal.co.uk

Residential Conveyancer

Conveyancer – 3 years+ PQE

We are forward thinking, technologically advanced firm are looking to recruit a lead Residential Conveyancer.  We are looking for a candidate with a real passion for conveyancing and personal growth, who is looking for the next step in their career! Knowledge of all aspects of residential conveyancing is a must, and experience with New Build Property, Help To Buy and leasehold purchase experience is hugely advantageous.    If you are suitable and interested, please apply now!

Applicants will need to be confident working on a modern case management system and willing to embrace technology as it evolves.

Please contact David Brooks for an informal discussion or submit CV to david.brooks@star-legal.co.uk


Star Legal's Walsall Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Court of Protection Solicitor

Due to expansion, our Walsall office is looking for an experienced Court of Protection Solicitor to join our busy Mental Health department, dealing mainly with legal aid cases concerning health and welfare decisions. Knowledge of the Mental Health Act would be welcomed but not essential.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience. Driving license required.

Please contact Kirstine McFarlane for an informal discussion or submit CV to kirstine.mcfarlane@star-legal.co.uk

Star Legal's Aldridge Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Residential Conveyancer

Our Aldridge office is seeking an experienced Residential Conveyancing Solicitor, minimum 5 years PQE to head the Conveyancing Department and develop the Conveyancing team in West Midlands.

Consideration would be given to Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancer’s of similar experience and solid background.

The firm is proud of the geographical area in which it is based and accordingly looking to recruit someone with a strong local connection and who would want to serve the businesses of the local community/area.   The ethos of the firm is on building relationships with their clients, client focus is essential.

The successful applicant would be supported by and supervising an experienced Conveyancing Assistant.  The ability to manage and develop a team is essential.

For the right candidate a competitive salary, performance related bonus and free parking.

Required skills & experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ PQE, Consideration to Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancers of similar experience/background.
  • Experienced Residential Conveyancing Solicitor with ability to handle own caseload
  • Good track record of developing business
  • Great client care skills
  • Build on existing relationships with Estate Agents
  • IT skills – Case Management Systems, Completion Monitor.

Other Information

  • Yearly appraisals, Quarterly Supervisions, open door policy
  • Pay Reviews: Annually
  • Free Car Parking
  • Performance related Bonus Scheme.
  • Salary: Dependant on Candidate 

If this role is of interest to you, please email direct your letter of application and CV to susan.parker@star-legal.co.uk.

Star Legal's Thornbury Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Private Client Paralegal

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal to join the Private Client Team in our Thornbury office on a full-time basis.

The ideal candidate will be proficient with Microsoft Office and Excel and have good communication and time management skills.

Although mainly private client in nature the case load extends to some residential, agricultural and commercial conveyancing and the successful candidate’s work will include:

  • Generating client engagement letters and case set up on our case management system
  • Preparing documents and letters and using forms packages
  • Drafting of straightforward Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Probate documents as well as conveyancing forms and searches
  • Updating estate accounts and preparing tax documentation
  • Use of the Land Registry portal and HMCTS Probate portal
  • Liaising with clients to take instructions and progress matters

Salary will be dependent on experience.

Send a current CV and covering letter to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk 


Star Legal's Clifton Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Commercial Property Lawyer

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced commercial property lawyer to join our Clifton office.

The role is suitable for someone with 5+ year's PQE in commercial property, and will bring a varied workload of commercial property work, including sales and purchases, lease extensions and advising clients on a range of commercial property matters. 

This role will be ideal for someone who is looking to move to an exciting and growing firm and an existing, experienced commercial property team.  A sound understanding and grasp of all aspects of commercial property and a solid grounding in drafting property documents is crucial to the role, together with a commercial attitude and positive approach. This is an excellent career opportunity with scope for progression, within a supportive team in Clifton.

Terms will be commensurate with the role and experience. 

If this role is of interest to you, please email direct your letter of application and CV to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk or call Huw on 0117 905 9262 for an informal chat.

We are always interested to hear from solicitors and other lawyers who would like to talk to us about joining Star Legal. If you have experience as a lawyer and have contacts or clients of your own or a reasonable expectation of growing your clients and contacts, please contact Ian Foster or Philip Hands. All discussions and enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Star Legal is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all eligible candidates. A copy of our equality and diversity policy can be found here and a copy of our last equality and diversity survey here.