West Sussex Solicitor Vacancies

West Sussex solicitors Anderson Rowntree is a traditional but pro-active firm using the very latest IT to provide a consistent level of quality service to all its Clients. We have three offices situated in the beautiful countryside of West Sussex.

Imagine how different your journey to work could be!

Our people are our greatest asset and what makes Anderson Rowntree a great place to work and a firm with an enviable reputation.

As one of the oldest established law firms in West Sussex, our clients and staff enjoy a strong heritage blended with fresh thinking. The firm has a reputation for its professional work and its personal approach with clients. 

Excellent client service is at the heart of everything we do. We believe that the key to our success is in hiring excellent people, providing them with interesting and challenging work, and rewarding them well.

We look for exceptional individuals who are friendly, ambitious, willing to be challenged and committed to providing the highest standards of client service. We understand that excellence in client care and services isn’t just about our processes, it is about our people, that is why we are committed to the ongoing development of our staff.

A Practice Made Perfect by Teamwork

We take great pride in the friendly but hardworking atmosphere in our offices. As well as the usual opportunities for continuing professional development, employees are encouraged to develop their careers by participating in local activities.

We provide a friendly, professional and supportive environment, and time is always found to discuss as a team the particular problems that may arise in individual cases.

This is not a faceless organisation; working in a medium-sized firm, you soon get to know your colleagues and the clients. The qualities we look for in our people are friendliness, commitment, flexibility and the ability to work as part of a team.

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from candidates from all parts of the community.

Additional Benefits

  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Contributory Private Medical Health Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Free non-contentious legal services (conditions apply)
  • Staff introduction bonus scheme

Current vacancies

Litigation Solicitor/Legal Executive

The Role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Litigation Solicitor/Legal Executive to join our firm, based either at our Petworth or Chichester Offices. This is a full-time role working Monday – Friday and we are also able to offer some flexibility in terms of home working. You will be covering all aspects of non-personal injury civil litigation to include property litigation, neighbour/boundary disputes, tenancy disputes and possession claims, consumer issues, contested probate, business/partnership disputes, preparation of employment contracts and debt recovery.

The Candidate

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years pqe in this area having worked as a Solicitor or Legal Executive. This will be a standalone role and you will be able to efficiently handle your own caseload of civil litigation matters whilst providing an excellent client service. You will be highly organised and possess excellent time management skills. We are particularly keen to hear from those with a background in property litigation.

The Package

In return we offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience together with health insurance and paid parking.

Please apply with CV to Amanda Hayward, Practice Director – a.hayward@ar-law.co.uk
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We are always keen to hear from bright, enthusiastic people who are interested in pursuing their career in the Law. For further information or to apply for any position, please send your CV to:

Amanda Hayward, Practice Director

Anderson Rowntree LLP

Avenue House

8-10 Southgate

Chichester

West Sussex PO19 1ES

Email: a.hayward@ar-law.co.uk