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We welcome direct contact from prospective applicants in all fields of our work, qualified Solicitors, Trainee Solicitors, Legal Executives, Paralegals, Legal Secretaries and Support Staff at all times, in addition to current vacancies. Our continued success relies on us having highly talented people in every position. If you have got these skills then we want to hear from you.

We are sorry but we cannot reply to speculative CVs or e-mails. Such material if received will be dealt with in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations of which further information is contained in our ‘Job Application Privacy Notice’.  However, we will hold your details on our files in case a suitable vacancy arises in the future, when we will contact you.

For further details contact our Office Manager, Wendy Bentley at the Chelmsford Office:

Copt House
73 Springfield Road

Legal Assistant - Residential Conveyancing 


Legal Assistant with Residential Conveyancing experience required three days a week in our Chelmsford Office.

Duties will include providing secretarial and administrative support within the Conveyancing Department, including liaising with clients, typing, searching land registry, answering incoming calls, inputting information into the computer and general administration.

Good communication and interpersonal skills in the context of client care are essential for this position and we are looking for someone who has a positive manner in dealing with clients and colleagues.

If you are interested in applying for this position email your CV and a covering letter to Wendy Bentley, Office Manager, wbentley@thblegal.com


Head of Department -  Conveyancing

A mid-size firm, with 6 offices across, Essex Norfolk & Suffolk is looking to appoint a Solicitor, Licensed Conveyancer or Legal Executive to join its team as Head of Conveyancing. The position is at the Head Office in Chelmsford but the position would be to oversee the Conveyancing Department as a whole.

This firm is CQS and Lexcel accredited and prides itself on Client Care.  There is an existing department that currently covers two of the offices in Essex and there are plans to expand this into our Ipswich Branch shortly.

The position has become available due to the current Head of Department relocating.

The main purpose of the role is to lead and take responsibility for current conveyancing relationships and to develop new business through current and potential contacts.  It would also be advantageous if you could bring a following. Regular networking and other marketing activities are essential as part of the business development. 

If you undertake commercial conveyancing this would also be welcomed.

You will have the ability to manage, support and develop the existing 3 other experienced Solicitors by providing technical expertise and delivering legal and regulatory supervision. In addition you will also maintain a quality service across the Conveyancing department as a whole.  You will also work closely with the other Heads of Departments and Partners to raise the profile of the firm as a whole.

This is an ideal position for someone looking to have the opportunity to grow the department bring into play innovative and forward thinking ideas.  With plans for growth this is an exciting time to join this firm; you will be afforded a platform to be instrumental in taking the firm to the next level. 

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to the office Manager Wendy Bentley WBentley@thblegal.com


Regulatory Solicitor Vacancy

Taylor Haldane Barlex LLP have a vacancy for a Regulatory Solicitor within their Team based at Chelmsford.

Successful candidates need not have previous Regulatory experience albeit it will be considered an advantage, as would experience in Criminal Procedure.

This post is ideally suited for 1-2 year PQE although other candidates will be considered.

CVs should be sent to WBentley@thblegal.com.


Duty Solicitors (Added 04/08/2017)

Owing to continued growth and expansion across all offices, Taylor Haldane Barlex LLP is urgently looking to recruit Duty Solicitors and Accredited Police Station Representatives on a full-time, part-time or flexible hours basis.

If you are interested please email your CV and a covering letter to Wendy Bentley, Office Manager at WBentley@thblegal.com.