Private Client Solicitor vacancy

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join our team based at our Rosehill office in Carlisle, on a full-time, permanent basis.

The role, available immediately, will find you working in one of the region’s leading law firms in a supportive team environment where your contribution is valued and essential.  General experience in Private Client matters, including Wills, Probate and Administration of Estates, LPAs and experience in Trusts are essential for this role, with STEP qualification preferred.

Based at our office on the Rosehill Industrial Estate, Carlisle, the office is well served by local transport routes, located just off Junction 43 of the M6.  Our Private Client team is the largest in the region, operating with modern technology including the Proclaim Case Management system.  You would be working within a departmental structure alongside solicitors with many years of experience and an excellent support team.

Offering a warm welcome in a modern office space with a traditional twist, we have ground floor easy access and ground floor meeting space. Staffed by a highly experienced local team, our Rosehill office provides our full range of legal services.

We’re recruiting because we are growing. We take pride in all that we do and seek motivated and committed people to join our family. 



We offer:

  • A forward thinking, positive working environment
  • The ability to further develop your skills and career through training and professional development
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • The opportunity to join a business that is committed to growth and development

Role details

The job description and person specification, detailing the duties and responsibilities of the role and the key skills and personal qualities required can be found by clicking the links below:

Job description Private Client Solicitor

Person Specification Private Client Solicitor


Although the role is full-time we welcome applications from those of you who wish to work on a part-time basis.



Pay and staff benefits

We’re committed to taking care of our staff.  Providing a competitive and varied reward package is just one of the ways we do that.

The ‘Our reward’ link below takes you to a summary of the benefits we offer at Cartmell Shepherd, for every member of our team.

Our reward

Salary will be dependent on your skills and experience.



How to apply

To apply please submit a covering letter, stating why you want to apply and what you feel you can bring to the role, with your CV via e-mail to Scott Garson, Practice Manager, at . If you’d like any further information e-mail Scott or call on 01228 516666.


Data protection

During the application and recruitment process it is necessary for us to collect and store your personal information and data.

The data protection privacy notice, at the following link, explains what personal data (information) we will hold about you, how we collect  it, how we will use it and how we may share information about you during the application and recruitment process.

GDPR data protection privacy notice recruitment


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