Private Client Solicitor vacancy – Haltwhistle, Northumberland

We have an exciting opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join our team based at our office in the market town of Haltwhistle, 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. We welcome applications from solicitors who hold an SRA practising certificate from NQ upwards, or to CILEX qualified legal professionals.

Haltwhistle, affectionately known as the ‘Centre of Britain’, is a thriving town located in the beautiful Tyne Valley on the A69 between Carlisle and Hexham and just 15 minutes by road from the market town of Brampton.  The town is easily accessible by road, train or bus from Newcastle, Hexham and Carlisle with free parking close to the office, so is well suited to commuters.

Our office is located in the town centre, adjacent to the market place and in amongst many other local shops services.

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 Haltwhistle 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