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Business, taken personally.

Start your journey with us.

We are a contemporary specialist commercial law firm whose people are the heart of everything we do. Our innovative forward-thinking team delivers legal advice with a uniquely human approach. Based on Teesside, we offer the City experience, supporting nationally recognised clients with all of their business needs. Our top ranked teams support clients in all sectors with a range of highly valued and complex legal issues.  In the last year alone, our Corporate and Commercial team worked on transactions totalling £325million, including some of the largest transactions in the region.

Could this be for you?

Your journey with us

Our trainees are the future of our business and so we are committed to investing in you and supporting your development. From the moment you accept our offer and join our team we will invite you to our trainee events and social occasions. Then, from your very first day, you will have a hands-on role, working closely with partners and other colleagues to support high-profile clients including Silverstone Circuits, Middlesbrough FC, Teesside Airport, Racz Group, Tees Valley Combined Authority, and Teesside University.

While we offer the traditional four seat approach to training, we can flex and tailor your training plan to best support you on your journey.

Are you ambitious, forward thinking, and personable? We could be the firm for you.

Our trainees enjoy
  • A salary well in excess of the Law Society recommendation
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and additional time off over Christmas
  • Generous employer pension contribution
  • Flexible private healthcare including dental cover and wellbeing support
  • Substantial life assurance cover
  • Postgraduate course support
  • Enhanced family rights
  • Hybrid working
  • Christmas saving scheme
  • Annual flu vaccination
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free EV charging

To apply

We are currently accepting applications for training contracts to start in September 2025. If you would like to apply please complete our online application form no later than 31 July 2024.

We will confirm receipt of your application by 9 August 2024 and let you know by mid-September 2024 if we wish to call you for an interview. If you have not heard back from us by either of the above dates, please get in touch.

Interviews are expected to take place in late September or early October 2024, with candidates being notified of the outcome by the end of the month.

Please note we will keep your CV for up to 7 years from the date of submission, after which it will be confidentially destroyed.

If you’d like to know more about how we deal with your personal data please read our Recruitment Privacy Notice. 

If you have any questions regarding our training contracts please contact