Current vacancies

We look for top quality candidates who can demonstrate an exceptional academic record and are passionate about the work we do and the clients we work for.  You will benefit from the excellent training we provide with a high level of partner involvement. We look for high achievers who want to be part of a team and be part of a challenging yet friendly environment.

The firm supports the Access to Work Scheme.

Please choose from the links below to see the current vacancies we have in each office location

Trainee solicitors

When we recruit a Trainee, we are looking for talented, hardworking graduates who thrive in a highly challenging, yet rewarding and friendly environment. If you undertake a Training Contract at Hempsons it is our aspiration that you will remain with the firm upon qualification.

We encourage all Trainees to demonstrate a strong intellectual ability, to take early responsibility, to meet a steep learning curve and to play an active part in any team to which you are allocated.Whilst training with Hempsons, you will be expected to play an active part as a team member, learning from all members of the team in which you are allocated and become familiar with their different working methods, working on live and challenging matters, attending in-house lectures, assisting at client seminars and generally acting as a full and effective member of the team.

You will rotate your seat four times across Hempsons full service offering, thus gaining exposure to as wide a range of experience as possible. Over the course of your training contract you will develop an understanding of how Hempsons blends experience, skill and commitment with effective management and staff development systems, which allow us to deliver an impressive level of service to our clients.

We are usually looking to recruit a Trainee for each of our offices in London, Manchester, Harrogate and Newcastle to join in September each year.

You will need to complete the application form and send this together with your up to date cv to by the relevant closing date. Please note, applications for 2019/2020 are now closed. Details for PORT (period of recognised training) for 2021 onwards will be updated in September 2019.