Solicitor Training Contract

Applications are invited for a Training Contract commencing in September 2025.  Your application needs to address:

  • Why you have chosen the law as a profession.
  • Why you would want to join a firm of our size.
  • What experience you have had to date that would be relevant to a Training Contract in general, and Barr Ellison Solicitors in particular.
  • The skills and strengths you think you need to succeed at this firm.

We are keen to meet people demonstrating:

  • Commercial awareness
  • Attention to detail
  • Initiative
  • Strong academic achievements, including (a) minimum grade A and 2 grade B’s at A-level or equivalent, and (B) a 2:1 or above in law or other degree
  • A sense of humour
  • Enthusiasm
  • Ambition
  • Self-motivation
  • Ability to think creatively
  • Determination
  • Common sense.

The firm offers a number of benefits including a flexible working environment, private health insurance, life assurance and a pension scheme.

The closing date for applications is 31 December 2023.  Please send your CV with covering letter to our Practice Director, Lynn Roberson, by email to

No agencies, please.